Officers and Committees

Officers & Committees


Officers

Interest Group Chair
Dental Sleep Medicine
James E. Metz, DDS Columbus , OH
Incoming Assembly Chair Mihaela Teodorescu, MD, MS Madison , WI
Web Director Bradley Allan Edwards, PhD Melbourne , Australia
Web Director Omar Mesarwi, MD La Jolla , CA
Representative
Asian-Pacific Society of Respirology (APSR)
Danny J. Eckert, PhD Sydney , Australia
Committee Member Robert L. Owens, MD La Jolla , CA

Planning Committee

Chair Najib Ayas, MPH, MD vancouver , Canada
Staff Miriam Rodriguez New York , NY

Program Committee

Program Chair Leila Kheirandish-Gozal, MD, MSc, ATSF Chicago , IL
Program Chair-Elect Bradley Allan Edwards, PhD Melbourne , Australia
Committee Member Charles W. Atwood, MD Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member M. Safwan Badr, MD Detroit , MI
Committee Member Martha E. Billings, MD, MSc Seattle , WA
Committee Member Luciano F. Drager, MD Sao Paulo , Brazil
Committee Member Pedro Genta, MD, ATSF Sao Paulo , Brazil
Committee Member Camilla M Hoyos, BSc(Hons), MPH, PhD Forestville , Australia
Committee Member David S. Hui, MD, MBBS Shatin , Hong Kong PRC
Committee Member Marta Kaminska, MD Montreal , Canada
Committee Member Babak Mokhlesi, MD, MS Chicago , IL
Committee Member Sushmita Pamidi, MD Montreal , Canada
Committee Member Yuksel Peker, MD, PhD Istanbul , Turkey
Committee Member Grace W. Pien, MD, MS Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Bharati Prasad, MD Chicago , IL
Committee Member Nancy S Redeker, PhD, RN West Haven , CT
Committee Member Manuel Sanchez De La Torre, PhD Lleida , Spain
Committee Member Shirin Shafazand, MS, MD Miami , FL
Committee Member Narong Simakajornboon, MD Cincinnati , OH
Committee Member Hui-Leng Tan, MBBS London , United Kingdom
Committee Member Ignacio Tapia, MD Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Esra Tasali, MD Chicago , IL
Committee Member Azadeh Yadollahi, PhD Toronto , Canada
Committee Member Andrey Zinchuk, MD, BS Guilford , CT

Nominating Committee

Committee Member Danny J. Eckert, PhD Sydney , Australia
Committee Member Robert L. Owens, MD La Jolla , CA
Committee Member Renaud Tamisier, MD, PhD Grenoble , France
Committee Member Mihaela Teodorescu, MD, MS Madison , WI

Web Committee

Web Director Jonathan C. Jun, MD Baltimore , MD

Assembly Members on Other ATS Committees

Awards Committee

Committee Member Mary C. Kapella, PhD Chicago , IL
Committee Member Susan S. Redline, MD Boston , MA

Board of Directors

Executive Director Stephen C. Crane, PhD, MPH New York , NY
Committee Member
CCR Chair-elect
Don Hayes, MD, MS, MEd, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member
Chair, SRN
Sanjay R. Patel, MD Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member
Presidential Appointee
Nitin Seam, MD, ATSF Bethesda , MD
Committee Member
CCR Chair
Jag Sunderram, MD New Brunswick , NJ

Clinical Practice Committee

Committee Member Fauziya Hassan, MBBS, MS Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member Scott Manaker, MD, PhD Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member David W. Roe, MD Zionsville , IN

Clinicians Advisory Committee

Committee Member
CCR Representative
Christine S. Fukui, MD Honolulu , HI
Committee Member Bernie Sunwoo, MBBS San Diego , CA

Documents Development and Implementation Committee

Committee Member Martha E. Billings, MD, MSc Seattle , WA
Committee Member Athanasios Kaditis Piraeus , Greece

Education Committee

Vice Chair Tisha S. Wang, MD Los Angeles , CA
Committee Member Walter Dante Conwell, MD Denver , CO
Committee Member Shazia M. Jamil, MD, ATSF La Jolla , CA
Committee Member Robert L. Owens, MD La Jolla , CA

Environmental Health Policy Committee

Committee Member
CCR Representative
Lee K. Brown, MD Albuquerque , NM

Ethics and Conflict of Interest Committee

Committee Member Margaret Ann Carno, PhD, MBA, RN, CPNP, ATSF Rochester , NY
Committee Member Kathleen F. Sarmiento, MD, MPH San Francisco , CA
Committee Member Narong Simakajornboon, MD Cincinnati , OH

Health Equality and Diversity Committee

Committee Member William Rodriguez, MD, ATSF San Juan , PR
Committee Member Sunil Sharma Cherry Hill , NJ
Committee Member Adrian Velasquez, MD, MPH Newport , RI

International Health Committee

Committee Member Samya Z. Nasr, MD Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member Mihaela Teodorescu, MD, MS Madison , WI

Members In Transition and Training Committee

Committee Member Louella B. Amos, MD Mequon , WI
Committee Member Susanna A. McColley, MD Chicago , IL

Membership Committee

Committee Member Leila Kheirandish-Gozal, MD, MSc, ATSF Chicago , IL

Patient and Family Education Committee

Vice Chair Vidya Krishnan, MD, MHS, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Mary C. Kapella, PhD Chicago , IL
Committee Member Shalini Manchanda, MBBS Indianapolis , IN

Program Review Subcommittee

Committee Member Cynthia D. Brown, MS, MD Zionsville , IN
Committee Member Reena Mehra, MD Cleveland , OH

Publications Policy Committee

Committee Member David Gozal, MD, MBA, ATSF Chicago , IL

Quality Improvement and Implementation Committee

Committee Member Robert Callaway Stansbury, MD Morgantown , WV
Committee Member George Su, MD San Francisco , CA

Research Advocacy Committee

Committee Member Sonal Malhotra, MD, MPH Houston , TX

Scientific Advisory Committee

Chair Richard J. Schwab, MD Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Raanan Arens, MD Bronx , NY

Training Committee

Committee Member Mai K. ElMallah, MD, MS Worcester , MA
Committee Member
CCR Representative
Don Hayes, MD, MS, MEd, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member Christopher P. O'Donnell, PhD Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member Bharati Prasad, MD Chicago , IL

Web Editorial Committee

Chair Nitin Seam, MD, ATSF Bethesda , MD

Last Reviewed: June 2016