Officers

Below are the 2019 ISSHP Officers, for more information please click on individual profile and biography.

Laura Magee
Laura MageePresident
Laura is the President Elect of ISSHP. Laura is a general internist with Royal College of Canada Certification in Internal Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology. She has her MSc in clinical epidemiology (University of Toronto) and undertook a second clinical research fellowship (University of Oxford).
Mark Brown
Mark BrownImmediate Past President

Mark Brown is a Nephrologist at St George Hopsital and a Conjoint Professor at St George & Sutherland Clinical School. As President, Mark Brown has overseen ISSHP’s reinvention as a society and its new look website. Mark’s aim for ISSHP is to improve understanding about the massive impact of pre-eclampsia through research and knowledge dissemination.

Ananth Karumanchi
Ananth KarumanchiVice-President
Ananth Karumanchi received his medical degree in 1992 from the University of Madras, India. He is currently a Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He also holds a second appointment as a Senior Scientist with the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

Fergus McCarthy
Fergus McCarthyTreasurer
Fergus is a consultant in Obstetrics & Gynaecology and Maternal Fetal Medicine Sub-specialist. He graduated with honours in Medicine from University College Cork in 2003 and received his PhD in 2012 for work investigating the aetiology and potential treatments for pre-eclampsia.