Slate of Directors

IPPA is governed by a volunteer board of Panel Physicians from around the world.

Board Members work to facilitate educational and professional development opportunities for Panel Physicians and their colleagues worldwide. Uniting Panel Physicians through their professional affiliation, IPPA provides a sense of community, expands access to resources, knowledge and expertise, and provides updates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and from the Immigration and Refugee Health Working Group.

Slate of Directors and Officers

President: Dr. Ahmed Jan – Pakistan (1st year of 2-year term)
Vice-President: Dr. Raj Kumar Songa – India (1st year of 2-year term)
Treasurer: Dr. Anibal Acosta – Mexico (2nd year of 2-year term)
Secretary: Dr. Ali Jawa – Pakistan (2nd year of 2-year term)

Past-President: Dr. Luis Todd – Mexico
Past-President: Dr. Angel B. Contreras – Dominican Republic


Dr. Gerardo Barrera – Mexico (2nd year of 2-year term)
Dr. Alfonso Brossa – Dominican Republic (2nd year of 2-year term)
Dr. Alexander Galev – Kenya (IOM) (2nd year of 2-year term)
Dr. Li Li – China (2nd year of 2-year term)
Dr. Jairo Roa – Colombia (2nd year of 2-year term)
Dr. Raj Songa – India (2nd year of 2-year term)

Honorary Life Members

Dr. Roberto Assael – Mexico

Dr. Redentor Asis – Phillipines