iCAN Board of Directors

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Founder and Chairman

CHARLIE THOMPSON

MD, FAAP, Global Lead, Pfizer Pediatric Center of Excellence, Chairman and Founder of iCAN Research

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President

LEANNE WEST

Chief Engineer of Pediatric Technologies, Georgia Institute of Technology

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Executive Director

AMY OHMER

Co-Chair Patient/Parent Advisory Board T1D Exchange, Parent Advisor for American Board of Pediatrics, The University of Michigan, C.S. Mott Children's Hospital PFAC, Pediatric Endocrinolgy and Public Member, American Board of Medical Specialties  (ABMS) Stakeholder Council. 

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Vice President

CHRISTINE WOODS

Consultant Advisor at Healthcare IT Leaders, Subcommittee Member; Patient & Community Pediatric Trials Consortium; Critical Path Institute (C-Path), Executive Board Member, Secretary, KIDS Georgia.

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Secretary

CHESTER KOH

Professor of Urology, Pediatrics, OB/GYN, at Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital

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Treasurer

Jon Haygood

Director of Finance and chair of the Financial Planning and Budgeting Council for Atlanta-based Southern Company (NYSE: SO), a leading U.S. energy company serving 9 million customers with clean, safe, reliable, and affordable electricity and natural gas.

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iCAN 

Advisory 

Board

Through support of our mission and vision, iCAN brings together a diverse Advisory Board representing four continents, iCAN Youth Council, iCAN Parent Council, and an iCAN Pediatric Research Director, with additional chairs from regulatory agencies, higher education, community and sponsoring partnerships to share ideas, initiatives, and innovation from around the world.  Through this support iCAN is able to bring a deeper awareness and understanding of critically needed improvements within pediatric healthcare, science, research, and medicine.  Our Advisory Board serves a minimum of one year. 

While we work hard at iCAN Research,  

We also have some fun

Meet Our Dinosaur Pal, Blue, star of the Jurassic Park Movies

warning, this is a very silly video with our iCAN President, Executive Director, and Blue