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Meet your MPWB board members for 2021-2022

President


John Schreiner, PhD, FAAPM, FCOMP, FCCPM


Emeritus Professor of Oncology and Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy, Queen’s University; past president of the Canadian College of Physicists in Medicine, founding scientific committee member for the International Conferences on Three Dimensional and advanced Dosimetry (IC3Ddose).

President-Elect 


Tomas Kron, PhD,  FCCPM, FCOMP, FACPSEM, FIOMP


Tomas is Director of Physical Sciences at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Melbourne and holds academic appointments at Wollongong, RMIT and Melbourne Universities. Fellow of IOP(UK), ACPSEM, COMP, IOMP and IUPESM and was awarded an Order of Australia Medal (OAM) for services to medicine, research and education in 2014. He is on the editorial board of Radiother. Oncol., Clin. Oncol. and Radiat. Meas. and consultant for the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).For the last seven years he also has served in various roles on the International Medical Physics Certification Board (IMPCB).

Past-President 


Yakov Pipman, DSc, FAAPM, FACMP


Physicist (emeritus) and former Director of Medical Physics, Department of Radiation Medicine, NSLIJ Health System, New York; Chair, International Scientific Exchange Program of AAPM, past Chair of International Educational Activities, Latin American Affairs, member of the BoD (2001-4 and 2014-7, Liaison to ALFIM and Cuba, delegate to IOMP, member of African Affairs and Equipment Donation program (AAPM); Chair of Professional Relations Committee (IOMP); Served on expert missions and Education programs (IAEA) and Educational programs of the ICTP. 

Secretary/Treasurer

Dave Wilkins, PhD, FCCPM


Adjunct Professor, Carlton University, Ottawa, Canada; Senior Medical Physicist (retired), The Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre; past president of the Canadian College of Physicists in Medicine (2009-2012).

Director of Communications

Parminder S. Basran, PhD, FCCPM

Associate Research Professor, Cornell University; Served as Councillor for Communications for the Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists; Past Editor COMP InterACTIONS Newsletter; Past President of BC Association of Medical Physicists (2015-17); Chair of AAPM Summer Undergraduate Fellowship Program, Member of a number of AAPM Committees.

Director of Fund Raising


Eduard Gershkevitch, PhD

Head of Medical Physics Service, North Estonia Medical Centre, Tallinn, Estonia. Past Physics Committee member of ESTRO, Consultant to the IAEA, active in area of RT equipment commissioning, verification and audits.

Previous Board Members

 2015

 Board Position

 Held By

  President Jake Van Dyk 
  Past President Gerald White
  President Elect Yakov Pipman
  Secretary/Treasurer David Wilkins
  Councillor of Fundraising Robert Jeraj
  Councillor of Communications Parminder Basran
  Executive Director Nancy Barrett

2016

 Board Position

 Held by

  President Jake Van Dyk
  Past President Gerald White
  President Elect Yakov Pipman
  Secretary/Treasurer David Wilkins
  Councillor of Fundraising Robert Jeraj
  Councillor of Communications Parminder Basran
  Executive Director Nancy Barrett

 2017

 Board Position

 Held By

  President Jake Van Dyk
  Past President Gerald White
  President Elect Yakov Pipman
  Secretary/Treasurer David Wilkins
  Councillor of Fundraising Robert Jeraj
  Councillor of Communications Parminder Basran
  Executive Director Nancy Barrett

 2018

 Board Position

 Held By

  President Jake Van Dyk
  Past President Gerald White
  President Elect Yakov Pipman
  Secretary/Treasurer David Wilkins
  Councillor of Fundraising Robert Jeraj
  Councillor of Communications Parminder Basran
  Executive Director Nancy Barrett

 2019

 Board Position

 Held By

  President Yakov Pipman
  Past President Jake Van Dyk
  President Elect John Schriener
  Secretary/Treasurer David Wilkins
  Councillor of Fundraising Robert Jeraj
 Councillor of Communications Parminder Basran
 Executive Director Nancy Barrett

 2020

 Board Position

 Held By

  President Yakov Pipman
  Past President Jake Van Dyk
  President Elect John Schreiner
  Secretary/Treasurer David Wilkins
  Councillor of Fundraising Robert Jeraj
  Councillor of Communications Parminder Basran
  Executive Director Nancy Barrett


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