Officers and Committees

Officers & Committees


Officers

Assembly Chair Bethany B. Moore, PhD, ATSF Ann Arbor , MI
Incoming Assembly Chair Jay K. Kolls, MD New Orleans , LA
Immediate Past Assembly Chair Mitchell A. Olman, MD, MA, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Program Chair Benjamin D. Medoff, MD Boston , MA
Program Chair-Elect Angela Rogers, MPH, MD Stanford , CA
Planning Chair Gustavo Matute-Bello, MD Seattle , WA
Nominating Chair Mitchell A. Olman, MD, MA, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Web Director Praveen Akuthota, MD La Jolla , CA
Working Group Chair
Early Career Professionals
Rachel Greenberg Scheraga, MD Cleveland , OH
Section Chair
Genetics & Genomics
Michael H. Cho, MPH, MD Duxbury , MA
Section Co-Chair
Genetics & Genomics
Michael H. Cho, MPH, MD Duxbury , MA
Section Co-Chair Anthony N. Gerber, MD, PhD Denver , CO
Section Co-Chair
Genetics & Genomics
Anthony N. Gerber, MD, PhD Denver , CO
Assembly Chair - Appointee Janet Lee, MD, ATSF Pittsburgh , PA
AII International Relations Committee Chair Njira Lugogo, MD Ann Arbor , MI
AII International Relations Committee Chair Ross Vlahos, PhD Bundoora , Australia
Representative Mark A. Aronica, MD Cleveland , OH
Committee Member
Science Core
Gregory P. Downey, MD, ATSF Denver , CO
Committee Member Stavros Garantziotis, MD Research Triangle Park , NC
Committee Member
Science Core
Bruce D. Levy, MD, ATSF Boston , MA
Committee Member Marc Peters-Golden, MD Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member Rachel Zemans, MD Ann Arbor , MI
Nominating Committee Member Peter J. Sterk, MD, PhD Amsterdam NL-1105 AZ , Netherlands

Planning Committee

Chair Gustavo Matute-Bello, MD Seattle , WA
Apprentice
Apprenticeship Program
Hrishikesh Satish Kulkarni, MD, MSc, ATSF Saint Louis , MO
Section Chair
Genetics & Genomics
Michael H. Cho, MPH, MD Duxbury , MA
Committee Member Tamas Dolinay, MD, PhD La Crescenta , CA
Committee Member Michael B. Fessler, MD Research Triangle Park , NC
Committee Member Lynn Fussner, MD Powell , OH
Committee Member Fernando Holguin, MD, MPH Aurora , CO
Committee Member Sumita Bhattacharya Khatri, MD, MS Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Carmen Mikacenic, MD Seattle , WA
Committee Member Amarjit Mishra, PhD Auburn , AL
Committee Member Roomi Nusrat, MD, ATSF Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member Kaharu Sumino, MD, MPH Saint Louis , MO
Committee Member Benjamin T. Suratt, MD Burlington , VT
Committee Member Robert M. Tighe, MD Durham , NC
Committee Member Moira Whyte London , United Kingdom
Committee Member Moira K. B. Whyte, MD, PhD Edinburgh , United Kingdom
Staff Miriam Rodriguez New York , NY

Program Committee

Chair Benjamin D. Medoff, MD Boston , MA
Chair Benjamin D. Medoff, MD Boston , MA
Chair-Elect Angela Rogers, MPH, MD Stanford , CA
Program Chair Benjamin D. Medoff, MD Boston , MA
Program Chair Benjamin D. Medoff, MD Boston , MA
Apprentice
Apprenticeship Program
Serge Grazioli, MD Etoy , Switzerland
Apprentice
Apprenticeship Program
Eric Douglas Morrell, MD, MA Seattle , WA
Committee Member Praveen Akuthota, MD La Jolla , CA
Committee Member Megan N. Ballinger, PhD Columbus , OH
Committee Member Wan Yi Chan, PhD Hong Kong , Hong Kong PRC
Committee Member Josalyn L. Cho, MD North Liberty , IA
Committee Member Sanjay Haresh Chotirmall, MD, PhD Singapore , Singapore
Committee Member Michael B. Fessler, MD Research Triangle Park , NC
Committee Member Christine M. Freeman, PhD Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member Koichi Fukunaga, MD Tokyo , Japan
Committee Member Amit Gaggar, MD, PhD Birmingham , AL
Committee Member John R. Greenland, MD, PhD San Francisco , CA
Committee Member Teal S. Hallstrand, MD, MPH, ATSF Seattle , WA
Committee Member Craig P. Hersh, MD, MPH, ATSF Canton , MA
Committee Member Blanca E. Himes, PhD Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Fernando Holguin, MD, MPH Aurora , CO
Committee Member Yvonne J. Huang, MD Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member Kristin M. Hudock, MD, MSci Cincinnati , OH
Committee Member Sumita Bhattacharya Khatri, MD, MS Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Mark C. Liu, MD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Shwu Fan Ma, PhD FRANKFORT , IL
Committee Member Borna Mehrad, MD Gainesville , FL
Committee Member Rachel Greenberg Scheraga, MD Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Roma Sehmi, PhD Hamilton, , Canada
Committee Member Whitney Stevens, MD, PhD Chicago , IL
Committee Member Benjamin T. Suratt, MD Burlington , VT
Committee Member Robert M. Tighe, MD Durham , NC
Committee Member Niki Ubags, PhD Lausanne , Switzerland
Committee Member Philip Alan Verhoef, PhD, MD Chicago , IL
Committee Member Prescott Woodruff, MD, MPH San Francisco , CA
Committee Member Mark M. Wurfel, MD, PhD Seattle , WA

Nominating Committee

Chair Mitchell A. Olman, MD, MA, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Marc Peters-Golden, MD Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member Rachel Zemans, MD Ann Arbor , MI

Web Committee

Web Director Praveen Akuthota, MD La Jolla , CA
Incoming Web Director Jose L. Gomez, MS, MD, ATSF Orange , CT
Committee Member Mark A. Aronica, MD Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Matthew C. Exline, MPH, MD Columbus , OH
Committee Member Kymberly Mae Gowdy, BS, MS, PhD Greenville , NC
Committee Member Jason Griffith, MD, PhD Winchester , MA
Committee Member Sumita Bhattacharya Khatri, MD, MS Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Jonathan P. Parsons, MD Columbus , OH
Committee Member Rachel Greenberg Scheraga, MD Cleveland , OH

Assembly Members on Other ATS Committees

ATS Committee Chairs

Chair
Finance Committee
James M. Beck, MD, ATSF Aurora , CO
Chair
Training Committee
Laura E. Crotty Alexander, MD, ATSF San Diego , CA
Chair
Documents Development and Implementation Committee
Raed A. Dweik, MD, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Chair
Awards Committee
Andrew J. Halayko, BS(Hons), MSc, PhD, ATSF Winnipeg , Canada
Chair
Health Equality and Diversity Committee
Fernando Holguin, MD, MPH Aurora , CO
Chair
Proficiency Standards for Clinical Pulmonary Functions Laboratories
David A. Kaminsky, MD Burlington , VT
Chair
Membership Committee
Janet Lee, MD, ATSF Pittsburgh , PA
Chair
Publications Policy Committee
Bruce D. Levy, MD, ATSF Boston , MA
Chair
International Health Committee
Gustavo Matute-Bello, MD Seattle , WA
Chair
Drug/Device Discovery and Development
Timothy R. Watkins, MD, MSc Seattle , WA
Vice Chair
Awards Committee
Zea Borok, MD, ATSF Los Angeles , CA
Vice Chair
Drug/Device Discovery and Development
Gregory B. Diette, MD Baltimore , MD
Vice Chair
Proficiency Standards for Clinical Pulmonary Functions Laboratories
Meredith C. McCormack, MHS, MD Baltimore , MD
Vice Chair
Membership Committee
Clement L. Ren, MD, MBA, ATSF Indianapolis , IN
Vice Chair
Documents Development and Implementation Committee
Charlie B. Strange, MD, ATSF Charleston , SC
Vice Chair
Publications Policy Committee
Robert M. Tighe, MD Durham , NC

Awards Committee

Chair Andrew J. Halayko, BS(Hons), MSc, PhD, ATSF Winnipeg , Canada
Vice Chair Zea Borok, MD, ATSF Los Angeles , CA
Committee Member David M. Center, MD Boston , MA
Committee Member Serpil C. Erzurum, MD Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Philip Hansbro, PhD Newcastle , Australia
Committee Member Joel Moss, MD, PhD, ATSF Bethesda , MD
Committee Member Jesse Roman Rodriguez, MD Philadelphia , PA

Board of Directors

Committee Member
ATS President-elect
James M. Beck, MD, ATSF Aurora , CO
Committee Member
ATS Vice President
Juan C. Celedon, DrPH, MD, ATSF Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member MeiLan K. Han, MD, MS Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member
CCR Chair-elect
Don Hayes, MD, MS, MEd, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member
Presidential Appointee
Bruce D. Levy, MD, ATSF Boston , MA
Committee Member
Chair, AII
Bethany B. Moore, PhD, ATSF Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member
Secretary-Treasurer
Lynn M. Schnapp, MD, ATSF Charleston , SC
Committee Member Gwen S. Skloot, MD, ATSF New York , NY

Clinical Practice Committee

Committee Member Kathrin Nicolacakis, MD Cleveland , OH

Clinicians Advisory Committee

Committee Member Richard G. Barbers, MD, ATSF Los Angeles , CA
Committee Member Roy A Pleasants, PharmD Cary , NC

Council of Chapter Representatives

Chair-Elect Don Hayes, MD, MS, MEd, ATSF Columbus , OH
Representative John B. Cox, MD Charleston , SC
Representative Robin L. Gross, MD Washington , DC
Representative Mario F. Perez, MD, MPH Durham , CT
Representative
Georgia
Ruxana T. Sadikot, MD, MRCP(UK), ATSF Decatur , GA
Representative Jennifer Trevor, MD Hoover , AL

Documents Development and Implementation Committee

Chair Raed A. Dweik, MD, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Vice Chair Charlie B. Strange, MD, ATSF Charleston , SC
Committee Member Jan L Brozek, MD, PhD Hamilton , Canada
Committee Member Paul K. Henneberger, ScD, ATSF Morgantown , WV

Drug/Device Discovery and Development Committee

Chair Timothy R. Watkins, MD, MSc Seattle , WA
Vice Chair Gregory B. Diette, MD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Mark S. Forshag, MHA, MD New Orleans , LA
Committee Member Joel Moss, MD, PhD, ATSF Bethesda , MD
Committee Member Colin Reisner, MD, FCCP Morristown , NJ
Committee Member Paul J. Rowe, MD, ATSF Teaneck , NJ
Committee Member Theodore J. Witek, DrPH, ATSF Toronto , Canada

Education Committee

Committee Member Josalyn L. Cho, MD North Liberty , IA
Committee Member Daniel R. Crouch, MD, MS San Diego , CA
Committee Member Charles Dela Cruz, MD, PhD, ATSF Hamden , CT
Committee Member
CCR Representative
Robin L. Gross, MD Washington , DC
Committee Member Amjad Horani, MD Saint Louis , MO
Committee Member Hrishikesh Satish Kulkarni, MD, MSc, ATSF Saint Louis , MO
Committee Member Leopoldo N. Segal, MD New York , NY
Committee Member Mary E. Strek, MD, ATSF Hinsdale , IL

Environmental Health Policy Committee

Committee Member Meredith C. McCormack, MHS, MD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Carrie A. Redlich, MD, MPH New Haven , CT

Ethics and Conflict of Interest Committee

Committee Member Roni Grad, MD Tucson , AZ

Finance Committee

Chair James M. Beck, MD, ATSF Aurora , CO
Committee Member Juan C. Celedon, DrPH, MD, ATSF Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member John W. Christman, MD, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member MeiLan K. Han, MD, MS Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member Bethany B. Moore, PhD, ATSF Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member Lynn M. Schnapp, MD, ATSF Charleston , SC

Health Equality and Diversity Committee

Chair Fernando Holguin, MD, MPH Aurora , CO
Committee Member Raolat M. Abdulai, MD Waltham , MA
Committee Member Robyn T. Cohen, MD, MPH Boston , MA
Committee Member Loretta G. Que, MD Durham , NC
Committee Member Katherine Rivera-Spoljaric, MD Columbia , IL
Committee Member Sunita Sharma, MD, MPH Aurora , CO

Health Policy Committee

Committee Member Timothy S. Blackwell, MD Nashville , TN
Committee Member Stuart C. Sweet, MD, PhD Saint Louis , MO

International Conference Committee

Committee Member
EOPH Program Chair
Alison K. Bauer, PhD, ATSF Aurora , CO
Committee Member
PI-TB Program Chair-elect
Charles Dela Cruz, MD, PhD, ATSF Hamden , CT
Committee Member
PED Program Chair
Sharon D. M. Dell, MD, ATSF Toronto , Canada
Committee Member
EOPH Program Chair-elect
Ilona Jaspers, PhD Chapel Hill , NC
Committee Member
AII Program Chair
Benjamin D. Medoff, MD Boston , MA
Committee Member
RSF Program Chair-elect
Y. S. Prakash, MD, PhD Rochester , MN
Committee Member
AII Program Chair-elect
Angela Rogers, MPH, MD Stanford , CA
Committee Member
PI-TB Program Chair
Rachel Thomson, MBBS, PhD, FRACP PADDINGTON , Australia

International Health Committee

Chair Gustavo Matute-Bello, MD Seattle , WA
Committee Member David M. Lewinsohn, MD, PhD Portland , OR
Committee Member Obianuju Beatrice Ozoh, MBBS Lagos , Nigeria
Committee Member
CCR Representative
Ruxana T. Sadikot, MD, MRCP(UK), ATSF Decatur , GA
Committee Member Mihaela Teodorescu, MD, MS Madison , WI

Members In Transition and Training Committee

Committee Member Megan N. Ballinger, PhD Columbus , OH
Committee Member Gregory P. Downey, MD, ATSF Denver , CO
Committee Member Jeffrey C. Horowitz, MD, ATSF Dexter , MI
Committee Member Jennifer W. McCallister, MD, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member Amber J Oberle, MD Durham , NC

Membership Committee

Chair Janet Lee, MD, ATSF Pittsburgh , PA
Vice Chair Clement L. Ren, MD, MBA, ATSF Indianapolis , IN
Committee Member Richard A. Johnston, PhD, ATSF Morgantown , WV
Committee Member Nilam S. Mangalmurti, MD Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Pamela L. Mason, BS, ATSF Wilmington , DE
Committee Member Gustavo Matute-Bello, MD Seattle , WA
Committee Member Lee J. Quinton, PhD Boston , MA

Nominating Committee

Committee Member Laura E. Crotty Alexander, MD, ATSF San Diego , CA
Committee Member Monica Kraft, MD, ATSF Tucson , AZ
Committee Member Abigail R. Lara, MD Aurora , CO

Planning and Evaluation Committee

Committee Member Zea Borok, MD, ATSF Los Angeles , CA
Committee Member Blanca Camoretti-Mercado, PhD Tampa , FL
Committee Member Peter Chen, MD Los Angeles , CA
Committee Member James Chmiel, MD, MPH, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Committee Member
CCR Representative
John B. Cox, MD Charleston , SC
Committee Member Naftali Kaminski, MD, ATSF New Haven , CT
Committee Member John G. Mastronarde, MD, MSc Portland , OR
Committee Member Mitchell A. Olman, MD, MA, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Theodore F. Reiss, MD, MBE, ATSF New Hope , PA

Proficiency Standards for Pulmonary Function Laboratories Committee

Chair David A. Kaminsky, MD Burlington , VT
Vice Chair Meredith C. McCormack, MHS, MD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Teal S. Hallstrand, MD, MPH, ATSF Seattle , WA

Program Review Subcommittee

Committee Member Rebecca M. Baron, MD Brookline , MA
Committee Member Andrew J. Halayko, BS(Hons), MSc, PhD, ATSF Winnipeg , Canada
Committee Member Reena Mehra, MD Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Mary A. Nevin, MD Chicago , IL
Committee Member Sara Christina Sadreameli, MD, MHS Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Kaharu Sumino, MD, MPH Saint Louis , MO
Committee Member Benjamin T. Suratt, MD Burlington , VT

Publications Policy Committee

Chair Bruce D. Levy, MD, ATSF Boston , MA
Vice Chair Robert M. Tighe, MD Durham , NC
Committee Member Tina V. Hartert, MD, MPH, ATSF Nashville , TN
Committee Member David M. Lewinsohn, MD, PhD Portland , OR
Committee Member Jennifer W. McCallister, MD, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member R William Vandivier, MD Denver , CO
Committee Member
Editor, AJRCCM
Jadwiga A. Wedzicha, MD, PhD, ATSF London , United Kingdom
Committee Member Moira K. B. Whyte, MD, PhD Edinburgh , United Kingdom

Research Advocacy Committee

Committee Member Jennifer Alexander-Brett, MD, PhD Saint Louis , MO
Committee Member Derek E. Byers, MD, PhD, ATSF St. Louis , MO
Committee Member Navneet K. Dhillon, PhD Kansas City , KS
Committee Member Richard I. Enelow, MD Lebanon , NH
Committee Member Jennifer L. Ingram, PhD Durham , NC
Committee Member Nizar N. Jarjour, MD, ATSF Madison , WI
Committee Member Claude T. Jourdan Le Saux, PhD San Francisco , CA
Committee Member Thomas J. Mariani, PhD Rochester , NY
Committee Member Amali E. Samarasinghe, PhD Memphis , TN
Committee Member
PAR Representative
Tonya Winders Vienna , VA

Scientific Advisory Committee

Committee Member Rebecca M. Baron, MD Brookline , MA
Committee Member Charles Dela Cruz, MD, PhD, ATSF Hamden , CT
Committee Member Erick Forno, MD, MPH, ATSF Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member Kymberly Mae Gowdy, BS, MS, PhD Greenville , NC
Committee Member Alison Lee, MD Brooklyn , NY
Committee Member Guy B. Marks, MBBS, PhD Alexandria , Australia
Committee Member Anasuya Sarkar, PhD Columbus , OH
Committee Member Patricia J. Sime, MD Rochester , NY
Committee Member Peter H. S. Sporn, MD Chicago , IL

Tobacco Action Committee

Committee Member Kai-Hakon Carlsen, MD, PhD Oslo , Norway
Committee Member Ilona Jaspers, PhD Chapel Hill , NC
Committee Member Theo J. Moraes, MD Toronto , Canada
Committee Member Smita Pakhale, MD, FRCPC, MSCE Ottawa , Canada

Training Committee

Chair Laura E. Crotty Alexander, MD, ATSF San Diego , CA
Committee Member Christine Marie Bojanowski, MD New Orleans , LA
Committee Member
CCR Representative
Don Hayes, MD, MS, MEd, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member Nirav G. Shah, MD, ATSF Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Michelle Sharp, MD, MHS Baltimore , MD

Web Editorial Committee

Committee Member
AII Assembly
Praveen Akuthota, MD La Jolla , CA
Committee Member
PEDS Assembly
Benjamin T. Kopp, MD Columbus , OH
Committee Member
EOPH Assembly
Tara M. Nordgren, PhD Riverside , CA
Committee Member
RCMB Assembly
Maor Sauler, MD New Haven , CT
Committee Member
PI-TB Assembly
Colin Swenson, MD Atlanta , GA
Committee Member
BSHSR Assembly
Ann Chen Wu, MD, MPH Boston , MA

Last Reviewed: October 2017