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EQAS Steering
Committee Members

The Bio‐Rad EQAS Program receives guidance and oversight from a Steering Committee. Members of the EQAS Steering Committee include experts in their profession who advise on technical policy, program operations, program introduction, modification, and obsolescence. The Steering Committe, together with Bio-Rad, determine the analytes within a program and the desired target values. The Steering Committee acts on the behalf of EQAS program participants to help ensure that the programs offer continued appropriateness and value.

Maria M. Borges

Dr. Maria M. Borges

Founder Director & Principal Consultant QualAssure Diagnostica
Mumbai, India

Ferruccio Ceriotti

Dr. Ferruccio Ceriotti

Laboratory Director, San Raffaele Hospital
Milan, Italy

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Daryl Gouthro

Daryl Gouthro MLT

Team Lead - Transfusion Medicine Laboratory, Providence Health Care (retired)
Vancouver, Canada 

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Simon Onsongo

Dr. Simon Onsongo

Consultant Clinical Pathologist and Faculty Member at Maseno University Medical School
Kisumu, Kenya

John Penman

Dr. John Penman

Dept of Laboratory Medicine, Vancouver Island Health Authority
Victoria, Canada      

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R.A. Sherwood

Prof. R.A. Sherwood

Dept of Clinical Biochemistry, King’s College Hospital (retired)
London, England

John C. Yundt-Pacheco

John C. Yundt-Pacheco

Scientific Fellow, Bio-Rad Laboratories

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