The Council is responsible for governance, fiduciary and administrative oversight of the International Consortium for Harmonization of Clinical Laboratory Tests. The Council is responsible for determining the scope of operations of the ICHCLR within a budget based on member annual participation fees.
Council members are professional organizations with a strong commitment to harmonization who contribute $10,000 annually to support the administrative costs of the program.
The Council members and liaison representatives are:
American Association for Clinical Chemistry, liaison: Gary Myers, PhD; Myers Consulting, 4711 Darby Lane, Smyrna, Georgia, 30082, USA
College of American Pathologists, liaison: Anthony Killeen, MD, PhD; Ellis S. Benson Professor and Vice-Chair for Clinical Affairs, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
International Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, liaison: Howard Morris, PhD; Professor of Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
Japanese Committee for Clinical Laboratory Standards, liaison: Akira Seki, BSc, MT; Japanese Committee for Clinical Laboratory Standards, Japan
Korean Society for Laboratory Medicine, liaison: Gye Chol Kown, MD, PhD; Professor and Director, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Chungnam National University Hospital, Daejon, S. Korea