Andy Chitty elected president of Western Association of Core Directors

Andy Chitty, program manger for University Shared Resources at OHSU, has recently been elected president of the Western Association of Core Directors, the Western U.S. regional group of professionals from research-focused institutions who share an interest in the development, operation and advancement of innovative, cost effective technologies and services in core facilities. The Western Association of Core Directors is a chapter of the Association of Biomolecular Resource Facilities.

Under Andy’s leadership, the Association will continue to play a leadership role in networking regional (as well as national) core laboratories, researchers, and students from a range of institutions; will establish partnerships that support regional research resources; and will enhance the visibility of the organization to the scientific community as well as with funding agencies that support shared research resources.

Prior to becoming president, Andy was secretary for the Western Association of Core Directors.

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  1. Congratulations Andy…a job well deserved!

  2. They elected a great guy for the post, Andy! Congratulations!

  3. Congratulations Andy! I’m sure the future is looking bright for WACD!

  4. Congratulations Andy!

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