Aims of the Committee

To request nominations from the IAC membership and submit a list for a vote by former Award winners and evaluate the response providing the names of suitable winners of the current IAC Cytotechnology Awards for approval of the Board of Directors.

Chair: Donna K. Russel
Members: Previous awardees
Members ex-officio: Massimo Bongiovanni and Fernando Schmitt


Donna K. Russel, CFIAC

Donna is a graduate of the State University of New York – Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse, NY and has been an employee at the University of Rochester Medical Center for over 30 years.  She received her Master’s in Education from the University of Rochester Graduate School of Education and currently is the Education Coordinator of the Cytopathology Resident/Fellow Training program at the University of Rochester.  She also is the Program Director of the Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center/Daemen College School of Cytotechnology.