Regulatory & Standards Task Force



The mission of the Digital Pathology Association Regulatory and Standards Task Force is to advance digital pathology by bringing clarity to the regulatory pathway for digital pathology including its evolution and creating awareness thereof, and working towards the development and adoption of standards as well as promoting interoperability in digital pathology for clinical use.


Participation in this Task Force is open to Benefactor member representatives only.


Task Force Members


Co-Chairs: Esther Abels & Joachim Schmid


  • Esther Abels, MSc, Visiopharm
  • Scott Blakely, Hamamatsu Corporation
  • Michael Bonham, Proscia Inc.
  • Marilyn Bui, MD, PhD, Moffitt Cancer Center
  • Jeff Gibbs, Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, P.C.
  • Eric Glassy, MD, Affiliated Pathologists Medical Group, Inc.
  • Emre Gulturk, Paige
  • Heather Jalisi, Leica Biosystems
  • Liselotte Kornmann, PhD, Philips
  • Pei-Chen Lin, aetherAI
  • Peter Martin, Roche
  • Brian Matcheski, BMath, Huron Digital Pathology
  • Christine Nichols, Hologic, Inc.
  • Liron Pantanowitz, MD, University of Michigan
  • Anil Parwani, MD, PhD, MBA, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
  • Michael Quick, Hologic, Inc.
  • Jennifer Samboy, Philips
  • Joachim Schmid, PhD, Roche
  • Susan Speicher, PathAI
  • Coleman Stavish, Proscia Inc.
  • Jillian Sue, Paige
  • Audil Virk, Huron Digital Pathology
  • David Witt, Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • Joe Yeh, MD, aetherAI