Early Career Professionals

BSHSR Early Career Professionals Working Group

Nancy Stewart, MD
Nancy Stewart, MD 
BSHSR ECP Working Group Chair


Christipher Worsham, MD
Christopher Worsham, MD
BSHSR ECP Working Group Co-Chair

Our primary goal is to help trainees and junior faculty navigate ATS and get involved in the Assembly. We have the following objectives.

  1. To help early career professionals get involved with ongoing Assembly projects
  2.  To have early career professional representation on Assembly committees including Planning and Programming Committees
  3.  To facilitate career development and networking between early career professionals and Assembly leadership
  4.   To include early career professionals in Assembly activities by serving as session facilitators and moderators

Get Involved!

Please let us know about you and how you would like to get involved in ATS. We use the information in this database to place members on committees, get involved with projects, and serve as facilitators and moderators for conference sessions


Mentoring Program

BSHSR has a mentoring program with the goal of connecting early career professions in behavior science and health services research as well as medical education.


Apprenticeship Program

BSHSR has an apprenticeship program with the goal of placing early career professionals on the Programming and Planning committes with mentorship from the committee chairs.


Medical Education

BSHSR is the home for the Section on Medical Education. We offer mentoring and resources for early career medical educators.


Helpful links:

ATS Reading list: https://www.thoracic.org/professionals/career-development/residents-medical-students/ats-reading-list/

ATS career development site: https://www.thoracic.org/professionals/career-development/