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Officers and Committees

Officers & Committees


Officers

Assembly Chair Renda Soylemez Wiener, MD, MPH, ATSF Newton , MA
Immediate Past Assembly Chair Susan J. Bartlett, PhD Beaconsfield , Canada
Program Chair Erin K. Kross, MD Seattle , WA
Program Chair-Elect Curtis H. Weiss, MD, MS Chicago , IL
Planning Chair Katie Artis, MD, MPH Portland , OR
Nominating Chair Susan J. Bartlett, PhD Beaconsfield , Canada
Web Director Laura C Myers, MD, MPH Orinda , CA
Working Group Chair
Early Career Professionals
Nancy H Stewart, DO Kansas City , KS
Working Group Co-Chair
Early Career Professionals
Christopher Worsham, MD, MPH Boston , MA
Committee Chair
BSHSR Survey Review
Michelle Eakin, PhD Baltimore , MD
Committee Chair
Section on Medical Education (SoME)
Rosemary Adamson, MBBS, ATSF Seattle , WA
Committee Co-Chair
Section on Medical Education (SoME)
Jeremy B. Richards, MD, MA, ATSF, FACP Brookline , MA
Representative
PhD Working Group
Jean-Marie Bruzzese, PhD Staten Island , NY
Representative
PhD Working Group
Melissa A Valerio, PhD, MPH Brownsville , TX
Representative
Science and Innovation Center (SIC)
Russell Buhr, MD, PhD Los Angeles , CA
Committee Member Renda Soylemez Wiener, MD, MPH, ATSF Newton , MA

Planning Committee

Chair Katie Artis, MD, MPH Portland , OR
Apprentice Rachel Strykowski Chicago , IL
Committee Member Anand S Iyer, MD, MSPH Birmingham , AL
Committee Member Curtis H. Weiss, MD, MS Chicago , IL
Committee Member Donald R Sullivan, MD, MA, MRes Portland , OR
Committee Member Isaretta L. Riley, MD, MPH Durham , NC
Committee Member Jacqueline Marie Kruser, MD, MS Madison , WI
Committee Member Jared Chiarchiaro, MD, MSCR Portland , OR
Committee Member Jennifer Stevens, MD, MS Belmont , MA
Committee Member Justin K Lui, MD Boston , MA
Committee Member Michelle Eakin, PhD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Rachel Kohn, MD, MSCE Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Renda Soylemez Wiener, MD, MPH, ATSF Newton , MA

Program Committee

Chair Erin K. Kross, MD Seattle , WA
Chair-Elect Curtis H. Weiss, MD, MS Chicago , IL
Apprentice Chad H Hochberg, MD, MHS Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Andrea S. Gershon, MD, MSc, ATSF Toronto , Canada
Committee Member Andrea Arlene Pappalardo, MD Chicago , IL
Committee Member Anna Norweg, PhD, BS, MS New York , NY
Committee Member Ashley Anne Lowe, PhD, MSPH Tucson , AZ
Committee Member Avraham Cooper, MD Columbus , OH
Committee Member Crystal Elizabeth Brown, MD, MA Seattle , WA
Committee Member Diana Kelm, MD, ATSF Rochester , MN
Committee Member Eduardo Ramon Nunez, MD Easthampton , MA
Committee Member Kari R Gillmeyer, MD Natick , MA
Committee Member Kelly C. Vranas, MD, MSCR Lake Oswego , OR
Committee Member Laura J Spece, MD, MS Seattle , WA
Committee Member Logan J Harper, MD, MSCR Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Margaret M. Hayes, MD, ATSF Boston , MA
Committee Member Matthew F Griffith, MD, MPH Centennial , CO
Committee Member Matthew Franklin Mart, MD Nashville , TN
Committee Member Maureen George, PhD, RN Wyncote , PA
Committee Member Michelle Sharp, MD, MHS Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Nancy H Stewart, DO Kansas City , KS
Committee Member Rachel Kohn, MD, MSCE Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Robert Ying-Fu Lee, MD, MS Seattle , WA
Committee Member Russell Buhr, MD, PhD Los Angeles , CA
Committee Member Ryan Perkins, MD Melrose , MA
Committee Member Sinthia Zrinka Bosnic-Anticevich, BPharm, PhD Glebe , Australia
Committee Member Soumya J Niranjan, PhD, MS, BPharm Birmingham , AL
Committee Member Stacey M. Kassutto, MD Bala Cynwyd , PA
Committee Member Sucharita R. Kher, MD Boston , MA
Committee Member Thomas Sebastian Valley, MD, MSc Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member Valerie G Press, MD, MPH, ATSF Chicago , IL

Nominating Committee

Committee Member Michelle Eakin, PhD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Minal R. Patel, PhD, MPH Ann Arbor , MI

Web Committee

Committee Member Ann Chen Wu, MD, MPH Lexington , MA
Committee Member Christopher Worsham, MD, MPH Boston , MA
Committee Member Jamie Rachel Felzer, MD, MPH Rochester , MN
Committee Member Michelle Eakin, PhD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Mindy Ross, MD, MBA Los Angeles , CA

 

Assembly Members on Other ATS Committees

ATS Board of Directors Task Force on Governance

Chair James M. Beck, MD, ATSF Denver , CO
Committee Member Jakob I. Mcsparron, MD, ATSF Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member Jennifer W. Mccallister, MD, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member Jonna L. Morris, PhD, RN Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member Siri Vaeth, MSW Palo Alto , CA

ATS Committee Chairs

Chair
Tobacco Action Committee
Hasmeena Kathuria, MD, ATSF Needham , MA
Chair
Health, Equity and Diversity Committee
Juan P. Wisnivesky, MD, DrPH Hastings on Hudson , NY
Chair
Ethics and Conflict of Interest Committee
Kathleen M. Akgun, MD, MS, ATSF Madison , CT
Chair
Training Committee
May M. Lee, MD, ATSF, FCCP, FACP Los Angeles , CA
Chair
Pulmonary Function Testing Committee
Meredith C. Mccormack, MHS, MD Towson , MD
Chair
International Health Committee
Samya Z. Nasr, MD, ATSF Ann Arbor , MI
Chair
Health Policy Committee
Stuart C. Sweet, MD, PhD Saint Louis , MO
Chair
Patient and Family Education Committee
Vidya Krishnan, MD, MHS, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Vice Chair
Digital Content Committee
Ann Chen Wu, MD, MPH Lexington , MA
Vice Chair
Tobacco Action Committee
Anne Catherine Melzer, MD, MS Minneapolis , MN
Vice Chair
Education Committee
Basak Coruh, ATSF, FCCP Seattle , WA
Vice Chair
Patient and Family Education Committee
Doranne M. Donesky, PhD, ANP-BC, ATSF Vallejo , CA
Vice Chair
Planning and Evaluation Committee
J. Daryl Thornton, MD, MPH, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Vice Chair
Quality Improvement and Implementation Committee
Laura C. Feemster, MSc, MD Seattle , WA
Vice Chair
Education Committee
Margaret M. Hayes, MD, ATSF Boston , MA
Vice Chair
International Health Committee
Richard N. Van Zyl Smit, MBChB, PhD, ATSF Cape Town , South Africa
Vice Chair
Members in Transition and Training
Sakshi Dua, ATSF, MBBS New York , NY
Vice Chair
Ethics and Conflict of Interest Committee
Sarah Beesley, MD, MSc Salt Lake City , UT
Vice Chair
Health Policy Committee
Sharron J. Crowder, PhD, RN, ATSF Fishers , IN

Awards Committee

Committee Member Aluko Akini Hope, MD Portland , OR
Committee Member C. Terri Hough, MD, MSc Portland , OR
Committee Member Carrie A. Redlich, MD, MPH New Haven , CT
Committee Member Emily Brigham, MD, MHS North Vancouver , Canada
Committee Member Hayley B. Gershengorn, MD, FCCM, ATSF Sunny Isles Beach , FL
Committee Member Jerry A. Krishnan, MD, PhD, ATSF Chicago , IL
Committee Member Michelle Sharp, MD, MHS Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Renee D. Stapleton, MD, PhD, ATSF Burlington , VT
Committee Member Smita Pakhale, MD, FRCPC, MSCE Ottawa , Canada

Board of Directors

Executive Director
Chief Executive Officer
Karen J. Collishaw New York , NY
Committee Member
CCR Chair
Manoj J. Mammen, FACP, ATSF Rochester , NY
Committee Member
Chair Assembly on BSHSR
Renda Soylemez Wiener, MD, MPH, ATSF Newton , MA

Council of Chapter Representatives

Chair
New York State Thoracic Society Chapter
Manoj J. Mammen, FACP, ATSF Rochester , NY
Chair-Elect
California Thoracic Society Chapter
Ni-Cheng Liang, MD Encinitas , CA
Secretary
Utah Thoracic Society Chapter
Sarah Beesley, MD, MSc Salt Lake City , UT
Representative
Oregon Thoracic Society Chapter
Eric C. Walter, MD, MSc Happy Valley , OR
Representative
Connecticut Thoracic Society Chapter
Mario F. Perez, MD, MPH Farmington , CT
Representative
Michigan Thoracic Society Chapter
Samya Z. Nasr, MD, ATSF Ann Arbor , MI

Digital Content Committee

Vice Chair Ann Chen Wu, MD, MPH Lexington , MA
Committee Member Anna Michelle May, MD, MS Chagrin Falls , OH
Committee Member Viren Kaul, MD La Fayette , NY

Digital Content Committee Liaison

Committee Member
SRN Web Director
Anna Michelle May, MD, MS Chagrin Falls , OH
Committee Member
Education Committee
Diana Kelm, MD, ATSF Rochester , MN
Committee Member
Patient and Family Education Committee
Fahid Alghanim, MD Greensboro , NC
Committee Member
NUR Web Director
Heidi Lynne Lindroth, PhD, RN Rochester , MN
Committee Member
Training Committee
Kathleen Doo, MD, MEd Oakland , CA
Committee Member
BSHSR Web Director
Laura C Myers, MD, MPH Orinda , CA
Committee Member
SoME Web Director
Sheetal Gandotra, MD BIRMINGHAM , AL
Committee Member
CP Web Director
Stephanie Maximous, MD, MS Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member
Members in Transition and Training Committee
Viren Kaul, MD La Fayette , NY

Documents Development and Implementation Committee

Assembly Chair Renda Soylemez Wiener, MD, MPH, ATSF Newton , MA
Committee Member Ann L. Jennerich, MD, MS, ATSF Seattle , WA
Committee Member Joanna Hart, MD, MS Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Prashant Jarhyan, MD, PhD Gurgaon , India

Drug/Device Discovery and Development Committee

Committee Member Gregory B. Diette, MD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Kingman P. Strohl, MD Shaker Heights , OH
Committee Member Michelle Eakin, PhD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member
PAR Representative
Tonya Winders, MBA Vienna , VA

Education Committee

Vice Chair Basak Coruh, ATSF, FCCP Seattle , WA
Vice Chair Margaret M. Hayes, MD, ATSF Boston , MA
Committee Member Ashley G. Henderson, MD Chapel Hill , NC
Committee Member David Furfaro, MD Boston , MA
Committee Member Diana Kelm, MD, ATSF Rochester , MN
Committee Member Garth William Garrison, MD Burlington , VT
Committee Member Katherine Dudley, MD, MPH Chestnut Hill , MA
Committee Member Megan A Koster, MD, PharmD ARLINGTON , MA
Committee Member Shirin Shafazand, MD, MS, ATSF Pembroke Pines , FL
Committee Member Tristan J. Huie, MD Denver , CO

Environmental Health Policy Committee

Committee Member Laura Marie Paulin, MD, MHS Lebanon , NH

Ethics and Conflict of Interest Committee

Chair Kathleen M. Akgun, MD, MS, ATSF Madison , CT
Vice Chair Sarah Beesley, MD, MSc Salt Lake City , UT
Committee Member Anne E. Holland, PT, PhD Melbourne , Australia
Committee Member Erin Sullivan Demartino, MD Rochester , MN
Committee Member Joe K. Gerald, MD, PhD Tucson , AZ
Committee Member Matthew F Griffith, MD, MPH Centennial , CO
Committee Member Michael Nurok, MBChB, PhD Los Angeles , CA
Committee Member William J. Ehlenbach, MSc, MD Madison , WI

Finance Committee

Committee Member Kari Luther Rosbeck Silver Spring , MD
Committee Member Renee D. Stapleton, MD, PhD, ATSF Burlington , VT

Funds For the Future Committee

Committee Member Dona J. Upson, MD, MA, ATSF Albuquerque , NM
Committee Member
PAR Representative
Kari Luther Rosbeck Silver Spring , MD

Health Equity and Diversity Committee

Chair Juan P. Wisnivesky, MD, DrPH Hastings on Hudson , NY
Committee Member Aaron Dorian Baugh, MD San Francisco , CA
Committee Member Alejandro A Diaz, MD Arlington , MA
Committee Member Ariangela J Kozik, PhD Dexter , MI
Committee Member Christopher Francis Chesley, MD, MSCE Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Deepshikha Charan Ashana, MD, MBA, MS Raleigh , NC
Committee Member Isaretta L. Riley, MD, MPH Durham , NC
Committee Member Jamuna K. Krishnan, MD New York , NY
Committee Member Juliana C. Ferreira, MD, PhD, ATSF Sao Paulo , Brazil
Committee Member Kimberly Joan Arcoleo, PhD, MPH VICTOR , NY
Committee Member Lynn B. Gerald, PhD, MSPH Tucson , AZ
Committee Member
Immediate Past Chair
Neeta Thakur, MD, MPH San Francisco , CA
Committee Member Sande O. Okelo, MD, PhD Los Angeles , CA

Health Policy Committee

Chair Stuart C. Sweet, MD, PhD Saint Louis , MO
Vice Chair Sharron J. Crowder, PhD, RN, ATSF Fishers , IN
Committee Member Anna Volerman, MD Chicago , IL
Committee Member Beverley J. Sheares, MD, MS New Haven , CT
Committee Member David McAvoy Chooljian, MD, JD Loma Linda , CA
Committee Member Humberto Choi, MD Cleveland , OH
Committee Member
Immediate Past Chair
Sarah M. Lyon, MD, MSCE Philadelphia , PA

International Conference Committee

Committee Member
SRN Program Chair-Elect
Bharati Prasad, MD, ATSF Chicago , IL
Committee Member
BSHSRProgram Chair-Elect
Curtis H. Weiss, MD, MS Chicago , IL
Committee Member
BSHSR Program Chair
Erin K. Kross, MD Seattle , WA
Committee Member
NUR Program Chair-Elect
Jennifer Burgher Seaman, PhD, RN, CHPN Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member
CC Program Chair-Elect
Lauren E Ferrante, MD, MHS, ATSF Guilford , CT
Committee Member
TO Program Chair
Nichole T. Tanner, MD, MSCR Charleston , SC
Committee Member
CP Program Chair-Elect
Nirupama Putcha, BA, MD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member
NUR Program Chair
Sharron J. Crowder, PhD, RN, ATSF Fishers , IN

International Health Committee

Chair Samya Z. Nasr, MD, ATSF Ann Arbor , MI
Vice Chair Richard N. Van Zyl Smit, MBChB, PhD, ATSF Cape Town , South Africa
Committee Member
MECOR Steering Committee Chair
Shannon S. Carson, MD Chapel Hill , NC

Joint ATS/CHEST Clinical Practice Committee

Committee Member
ATS
Douglas Hsu, MD, MPH West Roxbury , MA
Committee Member
ATS
Kathrin Nicolacakis, MD Cleveland , OH

Members In Transition and Training Committee

Chair Andrew J. Admon, MD, MPH, MSc Ann Arbor , MI
Vice Chair Sakshi Dua, ATSF, MBBS New York , NY
Committee Member Bridget Collins, MD Kirkland , WA
Committee Member David Chiasiang Chu, MD Hummelstown , PA
Committee Member Erica Lin, MD La Jolla , CA
Committee Member Gretchen Renae Winter, MD Birmingham , AL
Committee Member Jamuna K. Krishnan, MD New York , NY
Committee Member Joshua Lee Denson, MD New Orleans , LA
Committee Member Lucas M Donovan, MD, MS ISSAQUAH , WA
Committee Member Megan A Koster, MD, PharmD ARLINGTON , MA
Committee Member Melissa New, MD DENVER , CO
Committee Member Sheetal Gandotra, MD BIRMINGHAM , AL
Committee Member
PAR Representative
Siri Vaeth, MSW Palo Alto , CA
Committee Member Snigdha Jain, MD Fairfield , CT
Committee Member Trevor C Steinbach, MD Denver , CO
Committee Member Viren Kaul, MD La Fayette , NY

Membership Committee

Committee Member Carey C. Thomson, MD, MPH, ATSF Cambridge , MA
Committee Member Christian Bime, MD, MSc Tucson , AZ
Committee Member Eileen G. Collins, PhD, ATSF Mount Prospect , IL
Committee Member Francesca Christina Duncan, MD, MS INDIANAPOLIS , IN
Committee Member Jennifer W. Mccallister, MD, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member Ni-Cheng Liang, MD Encinitas , CA
Committee Member Rosemary Adamson, MBBS, ATSF Seattle , WA

Nominating Committee

Committee Member Basak Coruh, ATSF, FCCP Seattle , WA
Committee Member Hayley B. Gershengorn, MD, FCCM, ATSF Sunny Isles Beach , FL

Patient and Family Education Committee

Chair Vidya Krishnan, MD, MHS, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Vice Chair Doranne M. Donesky, PhD, ANP-BC, ATSF Vallejo , CA
Committee Member Carme Hernandez, RN, PhD, MSc Barcelona , Spain
Committee Member Catherine Chen, MD Dallas , TX
Committee Member Fahid Alghanim, MD Greensboro , NC
Committee Member Maureen George, PhD, RN Wyncote , PA
Committee Member Sairam Parthasarathy, MD Tucson , AZ
Committee Member Timothy Amass, MD, MSci Denver , CO

Planning and Evaluation Committee

Vice Chair J. Daryl Thornton, MD, MPH, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Bartolome R. Celli, MD Wellesley , MA
Committee Member C. Terri Hough, MD, MSc Portland , OR
Committee Member Jeremy B. Richards, MD, MA, ATSF, FACP Brookline , MA
Committee Member Lori Sakoda, PhD, MPH Oakland , CA
Committee Member
Emeritus
Molly L. Osborne, MD, PhD, ATSF Portland , OR

Project Review Committee

Committee Member Henry E. Fessler, MD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member
Immediate Past Chair
Kristin A. Riekert, PhD Ellicott City , MD
Committee Member Michael K. Gould, MD, MS La Canada Flintridge , CA
Committee Member Robyn T. Cohen, MD, MPH Newton , MA
Committee Member Sanjay R. Patel, MD, MS, ATSF Wexford , PA
Committee Member Susan J. Bartlett, PhD Beaconsfield , Canada

Publications Policy Committee

Committee Member
Editor, Annals ATS
Colin R. Cooke, MD Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member Jared Chiarchiaro, MD, MSCR Portland , OR
Committee Member Wanda M. Gibson-Scipio, PhD, FNP-BC, ATSF West Bloomfield , MI

Pulmonary Function Testing Committee

Chair Meredith C. Mccormack, MHS, MD Towson , MD
Committee Member Kristen Miller, MD Philadelphia , PA

Quality Improvement and Implementation Committee

Vice Chair Laura C. Feemster, MSc, MD Seattle , WA
Committee Member Bela Patel, MD Houston , TX
Committee Member Isaretta L. Riley, MD, MPH Durham , NC
Committee Member Katie Artis, MD, MPH Portland , OR
Committee Member Valerie G Press, MD, MPH, ATSF Chicago , IL

Research Advocacy Committee

Committee Member Kristina A. Crothers, MD Mercer Island , WA
Committee Member Meghna Shukla, MSN, RN TROY , MI

Scientific Grant Review Committee (SGRC)

Committee Member Andrew J. Goodwin, MD, MSCR Charleston , SC
Committee Member Jacqueline Marie Kruser, MD, MS Madison , WI

Tobacco Action Committee

Chair Hasmeena Kathuria, MD, ATSF Needham , MA
Vice Chair Anne Catherine Melzer, MD, MS Minneapolis , MN
Committee Member Dona J. Upson, MD, MA, ATSF Albuquerque , NM
Committee Member Janaki Deepak, MD, MBBS, FACP Baltimore , MD
Committee Member
PAR Representative
Kristen Willard, MS Miami , FL
Committee Member Megan Piper Madison , WI
Committee Member
Immediate Past Chair
Michelle Eakin, PhD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Panagis Galiatsatos, DrMed Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Sarah E Bauer, MD INDIANAPOLIS , IN

Training Committee

Chair May M. Lee, MD, ATSF, FCCP, FACP Los Angeles , CA
Committee Member Anna K Brady, MD Portland , OR
Committee Member Darlene Nelson, MD Rochester , MN
Committee Member
Fellow
Hugo Carmona, MD Seattle , WA
Committee Member Kathleen Doo, MD, MEd Oakland , CA
Committee Member
Immediate Past Chair
Kristin M. Burkart, MD, MSc, ATSF New York , NY
Committee Member Lekshmi Santhosh, MD, MEd SAN FRANCISCO , CA
Committee Member Morgan Soffler, MD Newton , MA
Committee Member Nathan Mebrahtu Mesfin Boston , MA
Committee Member Rachel Quaney, MD, MEd Denver , CO