The Academy is an independent institution chaired by an Academic Board which acts as the body responsible for the establishment and approval of education and training standards, the proposal of guidelines for masters programs, as well as the provision of technical advice.

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Appointed by the Steering Committee, Ms. Beth Eacret is the VP, Academy of Plasmapheresis & Safety, as well as the Chairman, Academy of Plasmapheresis Board. The Grifols Academy, US Board members include Mr. Eduardo Herrero, Mr. Charles Auger, Ms. Beth Eacret, Ms. Teresa Adams, Dr. Marilyn Rosa-Bray, Ms. Karen Croat, Mr. Shane Stremming, Ms. Ileana Carlisle and Mr. Tony Procaccio, all of whom are existing members of our Senior Management Team representing our Medical, Quality, Operations and Training business units. Dr. Marla Salmon, who is a Professor of Nursing and Public Health and the University of Washington and a Board member of Grifols, Inc., joined the Academy Board of Directors in 2014.

Board member Ms. Teresa Adams also holds the title of Academy Director (Director, Grifols Academy of Plasmapheresis), whereas Mr. Jeff Couch is the Director for both locations, Glendale, AZ the main campus, and the branch campus located in Indianapolis, IN. The Academy also has six affiliate satellite campus locations utilized for off-site training.