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IFCC President-elect is Prof Tomris Ozben

Published: Monday, October 3, 2022

The result of the ballot for the election of the President-elect, to commence the term of office on January 1st, 2023, was concluded yesterday, September 30th, 2022. In summary 77 societies voted (out of 89 have the right to vote), giving preferences as follows:


Prof. Tomris Ozben
(Turkish Biochemical Society - TBS)
received votes: 45 (58,44%)

Prof. Michael Neumaier
(German Society for Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine – DGKL)
received votes: 19 (24,68%)

Prof. Tahir Pillay
(South African Association for Clinical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine - SAACB)
received votes: 13 (16,88%)


Full details of the ballot may be found from the independent company that conducted the ballot:


Accordingly to the results, we are glad to announce that the President-elect is Prof. Tomris Ozben, to continue her term as President until December, 2026. 


The IFCC congratulates all nominated members and the new President-elect.

Click here to read a short profile of Prof. Ozben

Find here a "Thank you message" from prof Ozben.

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