Composition and Tenure

The ASHG Information and Education Committee shall comprise members appointed for three (3)-year terms, up to one-third (⅓) to be appointed each year. The Board shall determine the number of members based on the nature of the Society’s educational endeavors. No member of the committee may serve more than two (2) consecutive terms.


The committee shall recommend, and upon Board approval carry out, activities concerned with information relevant to human genetics as it relates to the education of students in general, the education of professionals in human genetics, and the awareness of human genetics by the general public.


The Information and Education Committee (I&E) works on a variety of educational and training initiatives each year. To learn more about these activities, click here.

You can view full contact information using the ASHG Member Directory.

2018 Committee Members

Standing Committee

Bylaws specification: 9 members, 3-year terms, up to 3 new each year.

Jannine D. Cody, PhD, Chair (2019)
University of Texas Health Science Center
Maurice Godfrey, PhD, Incoming Chair (2021)
University of Nebraska Medical Center
June C. Carroll, MD (2019)
University of Toronto
Dawn Delozier, PhD, MS (2018)
Saint Agnes Cancer Center
Marnie E. Gelbart, PhD (2020)
Harvard Medical School
Monica A. Giovanni, MS (2020)
Geisinger Health System
Claudia Gonzaga-Jauregui, PhD (2021) - incoming 2019
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
Dina L. Newman, PhD (2019)
Rochester Institute of Technology
Alexis Norris, PhD (2019)
Kennedy Krieger Institute
Tiffany Oliver, PhD (2021) - incoming 2019
Spellman College
Tuya Pal, MD, FACMG (2019)
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, Inc.
Joseph Shen, MD, PhD (2021) - incoming 2019
University of California, San Francisco, Fresno
ex officio
Kanika Pulliam, PhD
Senior Manager, Education & Career Development Programs