IAIM has a governing body known as the Governing Council, which is composed of individuals from all parts of the world who are either current immunization managers or who have relevant leadership experience in immunizations. The following individuals are the members of the association’s Governing Council elected in March 2015.

  • Dr. David Salisbury (United Kingdom): President of Governing Council and Former Director of Immunization, Department of Health
  • Dr. Jaleela Sayed Jawad Hasan Jawad (Bahrain): Vice-President of Governing Council and Public Health Consultant, Head of Immunization Group, Public Health Directorate, Ministry of Health
  • Dr. Bruce Gellin (USA): Secretary of Governing Council and Undersecretary of Health Director, National Vaccine Program Office
  • Mr. Johann van den Heever (South Africa): Treasury of Governing Council and Former National EPI Manager, National Health Department
  • Dr. Salah Al Awaidy (Oman): Consultant Epidemiologist, Communicable Diseases Advisor to Health Affairs, Ministry of Heath
  • Dr. Kwadwo Odei Antwi-Agyei (Ghana): Immediate Past Director of National Program, Expanded Program of Immunization, DCD, Ghana Health Services
  • Dr. Silvia Bino (Albania): Head of Disease Control and Immunization Department, Public Health Institute
  • Dr. Chong Chee Kheong (Malaysia): Director of Disease Control Division, Ministry of Health
  • Dr. Li Li (China): Vice-Director of Association of Chinese Preventive Medicine, Secretariat China
  • Dr. Paba Paliwadana (Sri Lanka): Head epidemiologist, National Immunization Program Manager, Ministry of Health
  • Dr. Gayane Sahakyan (Armenia): National Immunization Program Manager, State Hygiene and Anti-Epidemic Inspectorate, Ministry of Health
  • Dr. Simone Spence (Jamaica): Director of Family Health Services, Ministry of Health
  • Dr. Shyam Upreti (Nepal): Immediate Past Administrator of the Extended Immunization Program