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Officers and Committees

Officers & Committees


Officers

Assembly Chair Anne I. Sperling, PhD, ATSF Charlottesville , VA
Incoming Assembly Chair Angela Rogers, MD, MPH, ATSF Palo Alto , CA
Program Chair Laura E. Crotty Alexander, MD, ATSF San Diego , CA
Program Chair-Elect Janet Lee, MD, ATSF Pittsburgh , PA
Planning Chair Sumita Bhattacharya Khatri, MD, MS Cleveland , OH
Planning Co-Chair Hrishikesh S Kulkarni, MD, MSc, ATSF Saint Louis , MO
Nominating Chair Jay K. Kolls, MD New Orleans , LA
Web Director Marc Gauthier, MD Pittsburgh , PA
Working Group Co-Chair
Science and Innovation Center (SIC)
Janet E Mccombs New Orleans , LA
Working Group Co-Chair
Early Career Professionals
Jehan Alladina, MD Jamaica Plain , MA
Working Group Co-Chair
Science and Innovation Center (SIC)
Lee J. Quinton, PhD Worcester , MA
Working Group Co-Chair
Early Career Professionals
Richard Paul Ramonell, MD Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Chair
Section on Genetics & Genomics (SGG)
Ivana Verona Yang, BS, PhD Aurora , CO
Committee Co-Chair
Science Core IC Project
Anne E. Dixon, MA, BM BCH, ATSF Burlington , VT
Committee Co-Chair
AII International Relations Advisory Group
Engi Farouk Attia, MD, MPH Seattle , WA
Committee Co-Chair
Science Core IC Project
Gary Peter Anderson, PhD, ATSF Parkville , Australia
Committee Co-Chair
AII International Relations Advisory
John Evan Mcginniss, MD Philadelphia , PA
Committee Co-Chair
Section on Genetics & Genomics (SGG)
Rachel S Kelly, MPH, PhD Boston , MA
Representative
Asthma Center
Mark A. Aronica, MD Cleveland , OH
Representative
PhD Working Group
Nicholas Jendzjowsky San Pedro , CA
Representative
AII Microbiome in Lung Disease
Section on Genetics & Genomics (SGG)
Stavros Garantziotis, MD Research Triangle Park , NC
Committee Member
Web/Twitter
Sara Assaf, MD Albuquerque , NM

Planning Committee

Chair Sumita Bhattacharya Khatri, MD, MS Cleveland , OH
CO-Chair Hrishikesh S Kulkarni, MD, MSc, ATSF Saint Louis , MO
Apprentice Lindsay J. Celada Houston , TX
Apprentice Ridhwan Baba, MD Harrison , NY
Representative Katrina A. Steiling, MD, MSc Boston , MA
Committee Member Anthony N. Gerber, MD, PhD Denver , CO
Committee Member Arjun Mohan, MD Richmond , VA
Committee Member Elena Schneider, PhD Melbourne , Australia
Committee Member Eric Douglas Morrell, MD, MA Seattle , WA
Committee Member Isaac Kirubakaran Sundar, BSc, MSc, PhD Kansas City , KS
Committee Member Jennifer L. Ingram, PhD, ATSF Durham , NC
Committee Member Josalyn L. Cho, MD North Liberty , IA
Committee Member Lee J. Quinton, PhD Worcester , MA
Committee Member Parijat Sen, MD, MBBS Lexington , KY
Committee Member Rachel Greenberg Scheraga, MD, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Said Chaaban, MD Omaha , NE
Committee Member Teal S Hallstrand, MD, MPH, ATSF Seattle , WA
Committee Member Zuzana Diamant, MD, PhD Heiloo , Netherlands

Program Committee

Chair Laura E. Crotty Alexander, MD, ATSF San Diego , CA
Chair-Elect Janet Lee, MD, ATSF Pittsburgh , PA
Apprentice Daniel Okin, MD, PhD Brookline , MA
Committee Member Alicia M.H. Casey, MD Boston , MA
Committee Member Amisha Barochia, MBBS, MHS, ATSF Bethesda , MD
Committee Member Ann Chen Wu, MD, MPH Lexington , MA
Committee Member Anne L. Fuhlbrigge, MD, MS Aurora , CO
Committee Member Blanca E. Himes, PhD, ATSF Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Catherine Bonham, MD Charlottesville , VA
Committee Member Christine Marie Bojanowski, MD, MSCR New Orleans , LA
Committee Member Dinah Foer, MD Boston , MA
Committee Member Frances Eun-Hyung Lee, MD Atlanta , GA
Committee Member Gary Peter Anderson, PhD, ATSF Parkville , Australia
Committee Member Hasina Outtz Reed, MD, PhD New York , NY
Committee Member Janet E Mccombs New Orleans , LA
Committee Member Jason Griffith, MD, PhD Winchester , MA
Committee Member Jeffrey C. Horowitz, MD, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member Jin-Ah Park, PhD, ATSF Boston , MA
Committee Member John F Alcorn, PhD Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member Jose L. Gomez, MS, MD, ATSF Orange , CT
Committee Member Juan Carlos Cardet, MD, MPH Tampa , FL
Committee Member Julie Ng, MD South San Fransisco , CA
Committee Member Kristie R. Ross, MD, MS Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Lauren Eggert, MD MENLO PARK , CA
Committee Member Mario F. Perez, MD, MPH Farmington , CT
Committee Member Merritt L. Fajt, MD Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member Michael Onyebuchi Iroezindu, MD, ATSF Jos , Nigeria
Committee Member Nilam S. Mangalmurti, MD Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Ross Vlahos, PhD Essendon North , Australia
Committee Member Sara Assaf, MD Albuquerque , NM
Committee Member Sunita Sharma, MD, MPH Denver , CO
Committee Member Tomeka Lynette Suber, MD, PhD Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member William J. Janssen, MD Denver , CO

Nominating Committee

Chair Jay K. Kolls, MD New Orleans , LA
Committee Member Josalyn L. Cho, MD North Liberty , IA

Web Committee

Web Director Marc Gauthier, MD Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member
Apprentice
Jeffrey Barry, MD, MPH San Diego , CA
Committee Member Jehan Alladina, MD Jamaica Plain , MA
Committee Member 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 Michelle L. Manni, PhD Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member Praveen Akuthota, MD, ATSF San Diego , CA
Committee Member Richard Paul Ramonell, MD Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member Rod Amir Rahimi, MD, PhD Cambridge , MA
Committee Member Roomi Nusrat, MD, ATSF Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member Sara Assaf, MD Albuquerque , NM

 

Assembly Members on Other ATS Committees

ATS Board of Directors Task Force on Governance

Chair James M. Beck, MD, ATSF Denver , CO
Committee Member David S. Wilkes, MD Charlottesville , VA
Committee Member Jennifer W. Mccallister, MD, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member Sharon D Dell, BSc, MD, FRCP(C), ATSF Vancouver , Canada

ATS Committee Chairs

Chair
International Conference Committee
Andrew J. Halayko, PhD, ATSF, MSc, BSc(Hons) Winnipeg , Canada
Chair
Nominating Committee
Anne E. Dixon, MA, BM BCH, ATSF Burlington , VT
Chair
Documents Development and Implementation Committee
Charlie Strange, MD, ATSF Charleston , SC
Chair
Finance Committee
Jesse Roman, MD Philadelphia , PA
Chair
Publications Policy Committee
Robert M. Tighe, MD, ATSF Durham , NC
Chair
Project Review Committee
Scott H. Randell, PhD Chapel Hill , NC
Chair
Health Policy Committee
Stuart C. Sweet, MD, PhD Saint Louis , MO
Chair
Funds For the Future Committee
Theodore F. Reiss, MD, MBE, ATSF New Hope , PA
Vice Chair
Digital Content Committee
Ann Chen Wu, MD, MPH Lexington , MA
Vice Chair
Training Committee
Christine Marie Bojanowski, MD, MSCR New Orleans , LA
Vice Chair
Scientific Grant Review Committee
Erick Forno, MD, MPH, ATSF Pittsburgh , PA
Vice Chair
Drug/Device Discovery and Development
Heidi M. Mansour, PhD, RPh Port St. Lucie , FL
Vice Chair
International Health Committee
Richard N. Van Zyl Smit, MBChB, PhD, ATSF Cape Town , South Africa
Vice Chair
Research Advocacy Committee
Thomas J. Mariani, PhD Rochester , NY

Awards Committee

Committee Member
ICC Co-Chair
Andrew J. Halayko, PhD, ATSF, MSc, BSc(Hons) Winnipeg , Canada
Committee Member Annie Pardo Ciudad de Mexico , Mexico
Committee Member Emily Brigham, MD, MHS North Vancouver , Canada
Committee Member Fernando L Holguin, MD, MPH Aurora , CO
Committee Member Jay K. Kolls, MD New Orleans , LA
Committee Member Jeffrey C. Horowitz, MD, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member Jennifer Trevor, MD Hoover , AL
Committee Member Jerry A. Krishnan, MD, PhD, ATSF Chicago , IL
Committee Member Peter Chen, MD Los Angeles , CA
Committee Member Smita Pakhale, MD, FRCPC, MSCE Ottawa , Canada
Committee Member Tomeka Lynette Suber, MD, PhD Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member
Immediate Past Chair
Zea Borok, MBChB, ATSF Del Mar , CA

Board of Directors

President
President
Gregory P. Downey, MD, ATSF, FRCP(C) Denver , CO
Past-President
Immediate Past President
Lynn M. Schnapp, MD, ATSF Madison , WI
Committee Member
Co-Chair, International Conference Committee
Andrew J. Halayko, PhD, ATSF, MSc, BSc(Hons) Winnipeg , Canada
Committee Member
Chair, Assembly on AII
Anne I. Sperling, PhD, ATSF Charlottesville , VA
Committee Member
Chair Assembly on PI-TB
Charles Dela Cruz, MD, PhD, ATSF Hamden , CT
Committee Member
Chair, Assembly on EOPH
Ilona Jaspers, PhD Chapel Hill , NC
Committee Member
Chair Assembly on RSF
Janette K. Burgess, BSc, PhD, ATSF Groningen , Netherlands
Committee Member
Treasurer
Jesse Roman, MD Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member
CCR Chair
Manoj J. Mammen, FACP, ATSF Rochester , NY
Committee Member
Presidential Appointee
Chair, Publications Policy Committee
Robert M. Tighe, MD, ATSF Durham , NC
Committee Member
Chair, Assembly on PEDS
Sharon D Dell, BSc, MD, FRCP(C), ATSF Vancouver , Canada
Committee Member
Presidential Appointee
Theodore F. Reiss, MD, MBE, ATSF New Hope , PA

Clinicians Advisory Committee

Committee Member
CCR Representative
Richard A. Robbins, MD Gilbert , AZ

Council of Chapter Representatives

Immediate Past Chair
Alabama Thoracic Society Chapter
Jennifer Trevor, MD Hoover , AL
Chair
New York State Thoracic Society Chapter
Manoj J. Mammen, FACP, ATSF Rochester , NY
Representative
Connecticut Thoracic Society Chapter
Mario F. Perez, MD, MPH Farmington , CT
Representative
Arizona Thoracic Society Chapter
Richard A. Robbins, MD Gilbert , AZ
Representative
D.C.-Metro Thoracic Society Chapter
Robin L. Gross, MD Washington , DC
Representative
North Carolina Thoracic Society Chapter
Stephen L. Tilley, MD Durham , NC

Digital Content Committee

Vice Chair Ann Chen Wu, MD, MPH Lexington , MA
Committee Member
PAR Representative
Angel Soto danvers , MA
Committee Member Blanca E. Himes, PhD, ATSF Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Claude T. Jourdan Le Saux, PhD San Francisco , CA
Committee Member Naftali Kaminski, MD, ATSF New Haven , CT
Committee Member Victor E. Ortega, MD, PhD, ATSF Cave Creek , AZ

Digital Content Committee Liaison

Committee Member
International Conference Committee
Andrew J. Halayko, PhD, ATSF, MSc, BSc(Hons) Winnipeg , Canada
Committee Member
RCMB Web Director
Brian Derris Southern, MD Shaker Heights , OH
Committee Member
GG Web Director
Emma Kaitlynn Allen, PhD Memphis , TN
Committee Member
AII Web Director
Marc Gauthier, MD Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member
PEDS Web Director
Maria Teresa Santiago, MD New Hyde Park , NY
Committee Member
TID Web Director
Satya Achanta, DVM, PhD, DABT Durham , NC

Documents Development and Implementation Committee

Chair Charlie Strange, MD, ATSF Charleston , SC
Committee Member Gautam George, MD Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Sonye K. Danoff, MD, PhD, ATSF Baltimore , MD

Drug/Device Discovery and Development Committee

Vice Chair Heidi M. Mansour, PhD, RPh Port St. Lucie , FL
Committee Member Benjamin Ortiz, MD, FAAP Haworth , NJ
Committee Member Gregory B. Diette, MD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Herson I Quinones, PhD Downingtown , PA
Committee Member Neeraj Vij, MS, PhD, ATSF Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Sean Agbor, MD, PhD Ellicott City , MD
Committee Member Sydney B Montesi, MD Boston , MA
Committee Member
PAR Representative
Tonya Winders, MBA Vienna , VA

Education Committee

Committee Member Carmen Leon Astudillo Gainesville , FL
Committee Member Fei Jamie Dy, MD, MS Worcester , MA
Committee Member James David Londino, PhD Columbus , OH
Committee Member Josalyn L. Cho, MD North Liberty , IA
Committee Member Laren Tan, MD, MBA Redlands , CA
Committee Member Michael Mccown, DO Takoma Park , MD

Environmental Health Policy Committee

Committee Member Hasan Bayram, MD, PhD, ATSF İstanbul , Turkey
Committee Member Lisa A. Maier, MSPH, MD, ATSF Denver , CO
Committee Member Rebecca Sharon Chinthrajah, MD Stanford , CA
Committee Member Silpa Dhoma Krefft, MD, MPH Aurora , CO

Ethics and Conflict of Interest Committee

Committee Member Navneet Kaur Dhillon, PhD, MSc, BSc Kansas City , KS
Committee Member Robert Paine, MD Salt Lake City , UT

Finance Committee

Chair Jesse Roman, MD Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member
ICC Co-Chair
Andrew J. Halayko, PhD, ATSF, MSc, BSc(Hons) Winnipeg , Canada
Committee Member John W. Christman, MD, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member Meilan K. Han, MD, MS, ATSF Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member Raed A. Dweik, MD, ATSF Cleveland , OH

Funds For the Future Committee

Chair Theodore F. Reiss, MD, MBE, ATSF New Hope , PA
Committee Member Anna Lam, MD Boston , MA
Committee Member Bruce K. Rubin, MD, MBA, FRCPC, MSc Henrico , VA
Committee Member Eric Stephen White, MD, MS, FCCP, ATSF Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member Gwen S. Skloot, MD, ATSF Dobbs Ferry , NY
Committee Member Jennifer Trevor, MD Hoover , AL
Committee Member Jesse Roman, MD Philadelphia , PA

Health Equity and Diversity Committee

Committee Member Ariangela J Kozik, PhD Dexter , MI
Committee Member Lynn B. Gerald, PhD, MSPH Tucson , AZ
Committee Member
Immediate Past Chair
Neeta Thakur, MD, MPH San Francisco , CA
Committee Member Victor E. Ortega, MD, PhD, ATSF Cave Creek , AZ

Health Policy Committee

Chair Stuart C. Sweet, MD, PhD Saint Louis , MO
Committee Member
PAR Representative
Mary E. McGowan Davis , WV

International Conference Committee

CO-Chair Andrew J. Halayko, PhD, ATSF, MSc, BSc(Hons) Winnipeg , Canada
Committee Member
RCMB Program Chair-Elect
Ana L. Mora, MD Columbus , OH
Committee Member
PED Program Chair
Benjamin T. Kopp, MD, MPH, ATSF Atlanta , GA
Committee Member
PED Program Chair-Elect
Erick Forno, MD, MPH, ATSF Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member
AII Program Chair-Elect
Janet Lee, MD, ATSF Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member
AII Program Chair
Laura E. Crotty Alexander, MD, ATSF San Diego , CA
Committee Member
EOPH Program Chair-Elect
Peggy S. Lai, ATSF, MPH, MD Boston , MA
Committee Member
RCMB Program Chair
Rachel Lynne Zemans, MD Ann Arbor , MI

International Health Committee

Vice Chair Richard N. Van Zyl Smit, MBChB, PhD, ATSF Cape Town , South Africa
Committee Member
Immediate Past Chair
David M. Lewinsohn, MD, PhD, ATSF Portland , OR
Committee Member Jeremiah Chakaya, MD Nairobi , Kenya
Committee Member Kiyoyasu Kurahashi, MD, PhD, ATSF Narita , Japan
Committee Member Obianuju Beatrice Ozoh, MBBS, ATSF, MSc Lagos , Nigeria
Committee Member Peggy S. Lai, ATSF, MPH, MD Boston , MA
Committee Member Timothy Eoin West, MD, MPH Seattle , WA

Joint ATS/CHEST Clinical Practice Committee

Committee Member
ATS
Kathrin Nicolacakis, MD Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Michelle Cao, DO STANFORD , CA

Members In Transition and Training Committee

Committee Member Joel Moss, MD, PhD, ATSF Bethesda , MD
Committee Member Joshua Lee Denson, MD New Orleans , LA
Committee Member Lindsay T. Mcdonald, PhD Charleston , SC
Committee Member Rachel Greenberg Scheraga, MD, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Robin L. Gross, MD Washington , DC

Membership Committee

Committee Member Jennifer W. Mccallister, MD, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member Kymberly Mae Gowdy, BS, MS, PhD Columbus , OH
Committee Member Lee J. Quinton, PhD Worcester , MA
Committee Member Patricia J Sime, MD, FRCP, ATSF, FACP Richmond , VA

Nominating Committee

Chair Anne E. Dixon, MA, BM BCH, ATSF Burlington , VT
Committee Member Juan C. Celedon, MD, DrPH, ATSF Wexford , PA
Committee Member Patricia J Sime, MD, FRCP, ATSF, FACP Richmond , VA
Committee Member Rachel Thomson, MBBS, PhD, FRACP GREENSLOPES , Australia

Planning and Evaluation Committee

Committee Member Rachel Thomson, MBBS, PhD, FRACP GREENSLOPES , Australia
Committee Member Raed A. Dweik, MD, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Richard A. Johnston, PhD, ATSF Morgantown , WV

Project Review Committee

Chair Scott H. Randell, PhD Chapel Hill , NC
Committee Member Andrew John Sweatt, MD Danville , CA
Committee Member Blanca Camoretti-Mercado, PhD Tampa , FL
Committee Member David M. Lewinsohn, MD, PhD, ATSF Portland , OR
Committee Member Henry Koziel, MD Boston , MA
Committee Member Kristina L. Bailey, MD, ATSF Omaha , NE
Committee Member Robyn T. Cohen, MD, MPH Newton , MA
Committee Member Stephanie Joan London, MD, DrPH Chapel Hill , NC
Committee Member Theo J. Moraes, MD, PhD, BSc Toronto , Canada

Publications Policy Committee

Chair Robert M. Tighe, MD, ATSF Durham , NC
Committee Member Angela Rogers, MD, MPH, ATSF Palo Alto , CA
Committee Member Bethany B. Moore, PhD, ATSF Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member Fernando L Holguin, MD, MPH Aurora , CO
Committee Member Ivan O. Rosas, MD Houston , TX
Committee Member Megan N. Ballinger, PhD, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member Stephanie Joan London, MD, DrPH Chapel Hill , NC
Committee Member Susanne Herold, MD, PhD Giessen , Germany
Committee Member Tina V. Hartert, MD, MPH, ATSF Nashville , TN

Pulmonary Function Testing Committee

Committee Member Clement L. Ren, MD, MBA, ATSF Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Kristen Miller, MD Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Loren C. Denlinger, MD, PhD Madison , WI
Committee Member Loretta G. Que, MD Chapel Hill , NC
Committee Member Nirav R. Bhakta, MD, PhD San Francisco , CA

Quality Improvement and Implementation Committee

Committee Member Robert Matthew Burkes, MD, MS West Chester , OH

Research Advocacy Committee

Vice Chair Thomas J. Mariani, PhD Rochester , NY
Committee Member Clemente J. Britto-Leon, MD, ATSF New Haven , CT
Committee Member Daniel Schneider, MD, PhD Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member Hara Levy, MD Denver , CO
Committee Member Hasina Outtz Reed, MD, PhD New York , NY
Committee Member Jennifer Alexander-Brett, MD, PhD Saint Louis , MO
Committee Member Jennifer L. Ingram, PhD, ATSF Durham , NC
Committee Member
CCR Representative
Jennifer Trevor, MD Hoover , AL
Committee Member Katherine Cahill, MD Nashville , TN
Committee Member Mario Castro, MD, MPH Kansas City , KS

Scientific Grant Review Committee (SGRC)

Vice Chair Erick Forno, MD, MPH, ATSF Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member Elizabeth F. Redente, PhD Denver , CO
Committee Member Hrishikesh S Kulkarni, MD, MSc, ATSF Saint Louis , MO
Committee Member Janet Lee, MD, ATSF Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member Jose L. Gomez, MS, MD, ATSF Orange , CT
Committee Member Laura E. Crotty Alexander, MD, ATSF San Diego , CA
Committee Member Leonard B. Bacharier, MD Nashville , TN
Committee Member Michael B. Fessler, MD Research Triangle Park , NC
Committee Member Peter H. S. Sporn, MD, ATSF, FCCP Chicago , IL
Committee Member Stephanie Christenson, MD, MS San Francisco , CA
Committee Member Sunita Sharma, MD, MPH Denver , CO
Committee Member Theresa W. Guilbert, MD, MS Cincinnati , OH
Committee Member Wei Chen, PhD Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member Yen-Rei A. Yu, MD, PhD Denver , CO

Tobacco Action Committee

Committee Member Elif Dagli, MD Istanbul , Turkey
Committee Member Sven Eric Jordt, PhD Durham , NC

Training Committee

Vice Chair Christine Marie Bojanowski, MD, MSCR New Orleans , LA
Committee Member Aliva De, MD NY , NY
Committee Member Christine M. Freeman, PhD Ann Arbor , MI