Officers and Committees

Officers & Committees


Officers

Chair-Appointee
EU Rep
Ferran Barbe, MD, ATSF Lleida 25198 , Spain
Chair-Appointee
Canada Rep
R. John Kimoff, MD Montreal , Canada
Chair-Appointee
US Rep
Vsevolod Y. Polotsky, MD, PhD Baltimore , MD
Chair-Appointee
US Rep
Richard J. Schwab, MD Philadelphia , PA
Immediate Past Chair Sanjay A. Patel, MD Pittsburgh , PA
Assembly Chair Mihaela Teodorescu, MD, MS Madison , WI
Program Chair Bradley Allan Edwards, PhD Melbourne , Australia
Program Chair-Elect Camilla M Hoyos, BSc(Hons), MPH, PhD Forestville , Australia
Planning Chair Najib Ayas, MPH, MD vancouver , Canada
Nominating Chair Sanjay R. Patel, MD Pittsburgh , PA
Nominating Chair Sanjay R. Patel, MD Pittsburgh , PA
Web Director Neomi A. Shah, MD, MPH, MSci New York , NY
Co-Web Director Robert Callaway Stansbury, MD Morgantown , WV
Co-Web Director Robert Callaway Stansbury, MD Morgantown , WV
Working Group Chair
Early Career Professionals
Vaishnavi Kundel, MD New York , NY
Working Group Chair
Interest Group on Dental Sleep Medicine
James E. Metz, DDS Columbus , OH
Working Group Co-Chair
Early Career Professionals
Lucas M Donovan, MD, MS Seattle , WA
Representative
Science & Innovation Center (SRN Rep)
Indu A. Ayappa, PhD New York , NY
Representative
PhD & Basic Scientists & Translational Working Group (SRN Rep)
Brian E Cade, PhD Boston , MA
Committee Member
Nominating Committee
Babak Mokhlesi, MD, MS Chicago , IL
Committee Member
Nominating Committee
Grace W. Pien, MD, MS Baltimore , MD

Planning Committee

Chair Najib Ayas, MPH, MD vancouver , Canada
Committee Member Raouf S. Amin, MD Cincinnati , OH
Committee Member Indu A. Ayappa, PhD New York , NY
Committee Member Ahmed S BaHammam, MD Riyadh , Saudi Arabia
Committee Member Margaret Ann Carno, PhD, MBA, RN, CPNP, ATSF Rochester , NY
Committee Member Susmita Chowdhuri, MD, MS Detroit , MI
Committee Member Peter A. Cistulli, MD, MBA, PhD Sydney , Australia
Committee Member Danny J. Eckert, PhD Sydney , Australia
Committee Member Ramon Farre, PhD Bercelona , Spain
Committee Member Indira Gurubhagavatula, MD, MPH Phila , PA
Committee Member Chitra Lal, MD, ATSF MT Plesant , SC
Committee Member Geraldo Lorenzi-Filho, MD Sao Paulo 01424001 , Brazil
Committee Member Reena Mehra, MD Cleveland , OH
Committee Member Sanjay R. Patel, MD Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member Susheel P. Patil, MD, PhD, ATSF Ellicott City , MD
Committee Member Sachin R. Pendharkar, MD, MSc Calgary , Canada
Committee Member Motoo Yamauchi, MD, PhD Kashihara , Japan
Staff Miriam Rodriguez New York , NY

Program Committee

Chair Bradley Allan Edwards, PhD Melbourne , Australia
Chair-Elect Camilla M Hoyos, BSc(Hons), MPH, PhD Forestville , Australia
Committee Member Charles W. Atwood, MD Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member M. Safwan Badr, MD Detroit , MI
Committee Member Brian E Cade, PhD Boston , MA
Committee Member Pedro Genta, MD, ATSF Sao Paulo , Brazil
Committee Member David S. Hui, MD, MBBS Shatin , Hong Kong PRC
Committee Member Marta Kaminska, MD Montreal , Canada
Committee Member Kirk Kee, MBBS Docklands , Australia
Committee Member Melania Marques, MD Belo Horizonte , Brazil
Committee Member Babak Mokhlesi, MD, MS Chicago , IL
Committee Member Jeremy Elliot Orr, MD San Diego , CA
Committee Member Sushmita Pamidi, MD Montreal , Canada
Committee Member Grace W. Pien, MD, MS Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Nancy S Redeker, PhD, RN West Haven , CT
Committee Member Stefania Redolfi, MD, PhD Paris , France
Committee Member Manuel Sanchez De La Torre, PhD Lleida , Spain
Committee Member Shirin Shafazand, MD, MS 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 Andrew Vakulin Adelaide , Australia
Committee Member Olivier M. Vanderveken, MD Edegem , Belgium
Committee Member Andrew William Varga, MD, PhD Brewster , NY
Committee Member Andrey Zinchuk, MD, BS Guilford , CT

Web Committee

Web Director Neomi A. Shah, MD, MPH, MSci New York , NY
Web Director Robert Callaway Stansbury, MD Morgantown , WV
Committee Member Ridhwan Yousuf Baba, MD Brooklyn , NY
Committee Member Rosemarie Beckford, MD Nashville , TN
Committee Member Chana Ivy Chantawansri Chin, MD Irvine , CA
Committee Member Oren Cohen, MD New Rochelle , NY
Committee Member Refika Ersu, MD Kanlica , Turkey
Committee Member Alexander Gileles-Hillel, MD Jerusalem , Israel
Committee Member
Dental Interest Group
Mickey C Harrison, DDS Columbus , OH
Committee Member Hanna Hong, MD Rosemead , CA
Committee Member Bilgay Izci Balserak, PhD Chicago , IL
Committee Member
Outgoing Web Director
Jonathan C. Jun, MD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Vidya Krishnan, MD, MHS, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Committee Member
Funding
Madalina Macrea, MD Roanoke , VA
Committee Member Melissa Ann Maloney Los Angeles , CA
Committee Member
Journal Club, Co-Chair
Anna Michelle May, MD, MS Parma Heights , OH
Committee Member
Dental Interest Group
James E. Metz, DDS Columbus , OH
Committee Member
Education Sub-Committee, Co-Chair
Iris A. Perez, MD Los Angeles , CA
Committee Member
Education Sub-Committee, Co-Chair
Helena Schotland Ann Arbor , MI
Committee Member
Journal Club, Co-Chair
Ninotchka L. Sigua, MD Carmel , IN
Committee Member Nancy H Stewart, DO Omaha , NE
Committee Member Maximiliano A. Tamae Kakazu, MD Grand Rapids , MI
Committee Member Marlene Typaldos, MD Conroe , TX

Assembly Members on Other ATS Committees

ATS Committee Chairs

Chair
Web Editorial Committee
Nitin Seam, MD, ATSF Bethesda , MD
Vice Chair
Patient and Family Education Committee
Vidya Krishnan, MD, MHS, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Vice Chair
International Health Committee
Samya Z. Nasr, MD northville , MI
Vice Chair
Education Committee
Tisha S. Wang, MD Los Angeles , CA

Awards Committee

Committee Member
CCR Representative
Don Hayes, MD, MS, MEd, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member Mary C. Kapella, PhD, RN, ATSF Chicago , IL
Committee Member Susan S. Redline, MD, MPH Boston , MA

Board of Directors

Committee Member
Chair, CCR
Don Hayes, MD, MS, MEd, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member
Presidential Appointee
Nitin Seam, MD, ATSF Bethesda , MD
Committee Member Jag Sunderram, MD, ATSF New Brunswick , NJ
Committee Member Mihaela Teodorescu, MD, MS Madison , WI

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, ATSF Honolulu , HI
Committee Member Susanna A. McColley, MD Chicago , IL
Committee Member Bernie Sunwoo, MBBS San Diego , CA

Council of Chapter Representatives

Chair Don Hayes, MD, MS, MEd, ATSF Columbus , OH
Immediate Past Chair Jag Sunderram, MD, ATSF New Brunswick , NJ
Representative Christina R. Bellinger, MD Advance , NC
Representative Cynthia D. Brown, MS, MD Zionsville , IN
Representative Christine S. Fukui, MD, ATSF Honolulu , HI
Representative Fady G. Jamous, MD, ATSF Sioux Falls , SD
Representative Samya Z. Nasr, MD northville , MI
Representative Carolyn H. Welsh, MD, ATSF Aurora , CO

Documents Development and Implementation Committee

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

Education Committee

Vice Chair Tisha S. Wang, MD Los Angeles , CA
Committee Member Shazia M. Jamil, MD, ATSF La Jolla , CA
Committee Member Melissa Lipford Rochester , MN
Committee Member Caroline Okorie, MD, MPH Los Altos , CA
Committee Member Robert L. Owens, MD La Jolla , CA
Committee Member Shirin Shafazand, MD, MS Miami , FL

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
CCR Representative
Jag Sunderram, MD, ATSF New Brunswick , NJ

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

Health Policy Committee

Committee Member Amen Sergew, MD Denver , CO

International Conference Committee

Committee Member
SRN Program Chair
Bradley Allan Edwards, PhD Melbourne , Australia
Committee Member
SRN Program Chair-Elect
Camilla M Hoyos, BSc(Hons), MPH, PhD Forestville , Australia
Committee Member
RSF Program Chair-Elect
Cindy Thamrin, PhD Glebe , Australia

International Health Committee

Vice Chair Samya Z. Nasr, MD northville , MI

Members In Transition and Training Committee

Committee Member Louella B. Amos, MD Milwaukee , WI

Membership Committee

Committee Member Christina R. Bellinger, MD Advance , NC

Patient and Family Education Committee

Vice Chair Vidya Krishnan, MD, MHS, ATSF Cleveland , OH
Committee Member
CCR Representative
Fady G. Jamous, MD, ATSF Sioux Falls , SD
Committee Member Shalini Manchanda, MBBS Indianapolis , IN

Planning and Evaluation Committee

Committee Member Mihaela Teodorescu, MD, MS Madison , WI

Program Review Subcommittee

Committee Member Cynthia D. Brown, MS, MD Zionsville , IN
Committee Member Rafael E. de la Hoz, MD, MPH, MSc New York , NY
Committee Member Reena Mehra, MD Cleveland , OH

Publications Policy Committee

Committee Member David Gozal, MD, MBA, ATSF Columbia , MO

Quality Improvement and Implementation Committee

Committee Member Brian W. Carlin, MD Sewickley , PA
Committee Member Robert Callaway Stansbury, MD Morgantown , WV
Committee Member George Su, MD San Francisco , CA

Scientific Advisory Committee

Committee Member Ulysses J. Magalang, MD Columbus , OH
Committee Member Nancy S Redeker, PhD, RN West Haven , CT

Training Committee

Committee Member Kathleen Doo, MD New York , NY
Committee Member Mai K. ElMallah, MD, MS Durham , NC
Committee Member Bharati Prasad, MD Chicago , IL
Committee Member Rachel Quaney, MD COLUMBUS , OH

Web Editorial Committee

Committee Member
SRN Assembly
Neomi A. Shah, MD, MPH, MSci New York , NY

Last Reviewed: June 2016