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Officers

Chair Tim Lahm, MD, ATSF Denver , CO
Incoming Assembly Chair Vinicio De Jesus Perez, MD, ATSF Palo Alto , CA
Program Chair Corey E. Ventetuolo, MD, MSCR Providence , RI
Program Chair-Elect Stephen Y. Chan, MD, PhD Pittsburgh , PA
Planning Chair Mahendra Damarla, MD Baltimore , MD
Planning Co-Chair Natalie N. Bauer, PhD Mobile , AL
Nominating Chair Anna Hemnes, MD, ATSF Nashville , TN
Working Group Chair
PhD and Basic & Translational Scientist
Jarrod Wesley Barnes, PhD, MBA Birmingham , AL
Working Group Chair
Early Career Professionals
Rebecca R Vanderpool, PhD Columbus , OH
Working Group Co-Chair
Women''s Working Group
Ke Yuan Boston , MA
Working Group Co-Chair
Women''s Working Group
Larissa A Shimuda, PhD Baltimore , MD
Assembly Chair Appointee Frances De Man, PhD Amsterdam , Netherlands
Apprentice
and Note Taker
Hannah Takahashi Oakland, MD Hamden , CT
Journal Club Editor Daniel Lachant, DO Rochester , NY
Assembly Chair - Appointee
Awards Representative
Wiltz W. Wagner, PhD Mobile , AL
Grover Organizer Anna Hemnes, MD, ATSF Nashville , TN
Grover Organizer Martin Wilkins London , United Kingdom
Grover Organizer Vinicio De Jesus Perez, MD, ATSF Palo Alto , CA
Representative
Mentoring Program Organizer
Dustin R Fraidenburg, MD Chicago , IL
Representatives
Science and Innovation Center (SIC)
Daniela Valdez-Jasso, PhD LA JOLLA , CA

Planning Committee

Chair Mahendra Damarla, MD Baltimore , MD
CO-Chair Natalie N. Bauer, PhD Mobile , AL
Apprentice Dana Kay, DO Gainesville , FL
Committee Member Anna Hemnes, MD, ATSF Nashville , TN
Committee Member Christian Bime, MD, MSc Tucson , AZ
Committee Member Ciara M. Shaver, MD, PhD Nashville , TN
Committee Member Elizabeth O. Harrington, PhD Providence , RI
Committee Member Eric P. Schmidt, MD, ATSF Boston , MA
Committee Member Jason M. Elinoff, MD, ATSF Bethesda , MD
Committee Member Julie A. Bastarache, MD Nashville , TN
Committee Member Ke Yuan Boston , MA
Committee Member Larissa A. Shimoda, PhD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Margaret R Maclean, PhD Glasgow , United Kingdom
Committee Member Patrick Belvitch, MD Chicago , IL
Committee Member Roberto F. Machado, MD Indianapolis , IN
Committee Member Soban Umar, MD, PhD LOS ANGELES , CA
Committee Member Steven M. Dudek, MD Chicago , IL
Committee Member Thenappan Thenappan, MD Eden Prairie , MN
Committee Member Tim Lahm, MD, ATSF Denver , CO
Committee Member Vinicio De Jesus Perez, MD, ATSF Palo Alto , CA

Program Committee

Chair Corey E. Ventetuolo, MD, MSCR Providence , RI
Chair-Elect Stephen Y. Chan, MD, PhD Pittsburgh , PA
Apprentice Dominick Roto, DO Rochester , NY
Committee Member Adriano R. Tonelli, MD, MSc Beachwood , OH
Committee Member Andrea Lee Frump, MS, PhD Indianapolis , IN
Committee Member Brian B. Graham, MD San Francisco , CA
Committee Member Catherine Simpson, MD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Christopher John Mullin, MD, MHS Barrington , RI
Committee Member Christopher J Rhodes, PhD London , United Kingdom
Committee Member Dan Grinnan Richmond , VA
Committee Member Dhananjay Tulsiram Tambe, PhD Mobile , AL
Committee Member Eva Nozik, MD Aurora , CO
Committee Member Farbod Nicholas Rahaghi, MD, PhD Boston , MA
Committee Member Frederic Perros, PhD Paris , France
Committee Member George Andrew Alba, MD, BA Boston , MA
Committee Member Jason Weatherald, BSc, MD, MSci Edmonton , Canada
Committee Member Kurt Prins, MD, PhD Minneapolis , MN
Committee Member Lan Zhao, PhD, MD London , United Kingdom
Committee Member Laszlo Farkas, MD Columbus , OH
Committee Member Margaret R Maclean, PhD Glasgow , United Kingdom
Committee Member Meghan May Cirulis, MD SALT LAKE CITY , UT
Committee Member Natascha Sommer Giessen , Germany
Committee Member Patricia A Thistlethwaite, MD, PhD La Jolla , CA
Committee Member Prangthip Charoenpong, MD, MPH Shreveport , LA
Committee Member Ralph T. Schermuly Giessen , Germany
Committee Member Rogerio Souza, MD, PhD Sao Paulo , Brazil
Committee Member Shari B Brosnahan, MD New York , NY
Committee Member Soban Umar, MD, PhD LOS ANGELES , CA
Committee Member Steve Provencher, MD Quebec city , Canada
Committee Member Steve Pugliese, MD Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Yen Chun (charly) Lai Indianapolis , IN
Committee Member Zhen-Guo Zhai, MD, PhD Beijing , China
Nominating Committee Member
International
Harm Jan Bogaard, MD, PhD Amsterdam , Netherlands

Nominating Committee

Committee Member Brian B. Graham, MD San Francisco , CA
Committee Member Rebecca R Vanderpool, PhD Columbus , OH

Web Committee

Web Director Jarrod Wesley Barnes, PhD, MBA Birmingham , AL
Committee Member Katherine Elizabeth Cox-Flaherty, MD Providence , RI
Committee Member
Apprentice
Kathryn Teresa Del Valle, MD Rochester , MN
Committee Member Khushboo Goel, MD San Luis Obispo , CA
Committee Member Meghan May Cirulis, MD SALT LAKE CITY , UT
Committee Member Sandeep Sahay, MD, ATSF Houston , TX

 

Assembly Members on Other ATS Committees

ATS Board of Directors Task Force on Governance

Committee Member Anna Hemnes, MD, ATSF Nashville , TN
Committee Member David S. Wilkes, MD Charlottesville , VA
Committee Member Irina Petrache, MD, ATSF Denver , CO
Committee Member Jaime L. Hook, MD Larchmont , NY
Committee Member Larissa A. Shimoda, PhD Baltimore , MD

ATS Committee Chairs

Chair
Funds For the Future Committee
Theodore F. Reiss, MD, MBE, ATSF New Hope , PA
Chair
Clinicians Advisory Committee
William Michael Letourneau, MA, RRT ROCHESTER , MN
Vice Chair
Publications Policy Committee
Stephanie D. Davis, MD, ATSF Chapel Hill , NC

Awards Committee

Committee Member J. Usha Raj, MD, MHA, ATSF Chicago , IL

Board of Directors

Secretary
Secretary
Irina Petrache, MD, ATSF Denver , CO
Committee Member
Presidential Appointee
Theodore F. Reiss, MD, MBE, ATSF New Hope , PA
Committee Member
Chair, Assembly on PC
Tim Lahm, MD, ATSF Denver , CO

Clinicians Advisory Committee

Chair William Michael Letourneau, MA, RRT ROCHESTER , MN
Committee Member Micah R. Fisher, MD Atlanta , GA

Council of Chapter Representatives

Representative
Colorado Thoracic Society Chapter
Carolyn H. Welsh, MD, ATSF Denver , CO
Representative
Hawaii Thoracic Society Chapter
Gehan Devendra, MD HONOLULU , HI
Representative
California Thoracic Society Chapter
Nicholas Andreas Kolaitis, MD, MS San Rafael , CA
Representative
New Mexico Thoracic Society Chapter
Sarah Medrek, MD Albuquerque , NM

Digital Content Committee

Committee Member
PAR Representative
Angel Soto danvers , MA

Digital Content Committee Liaison

Committee Member
PC Web Director
Jarrod Wesley Barnes, PhD, MBA Birmingham , AL
Committee Member
Membership Committee
Sandeep Sahay, MD, ATSF Houston , TX

Drug/Device Discovery and Development Committee

Committee Member Joshua Patrick Fessel, MD, PhD Rockville , MD
Committee Member Sean Agbor, MD, PhD Ellicott City , MD

Education Committee

Committee Member David Furfaro, MD Boston , MA
Committee Member Rania Esteitie, MD Midland , MI
Committee Member Shirin Shafazand, MD, MS, ATSF Pembroke Pines , FL

Ethics and Conflict of Interest Committee

Committee Member Navneet Kaur Dhillon, PhD, MSc, BSc Kansas City , KS

Finance Committee

Committee Member Irina Petrache, MD, ATSF Denver , CO
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 Nicholas S. Hill, MD Boston , MA

Health Policy Committee

Committee Member
CCR Representative
Nicholas Andreas Kolaitis, MD, MS San Rafael , CA

International Conference Committee

Committee Member
SRN Program Chair-Elect
Bharati Prasad, MD, ATSF Chicago , IL
Committee Member
PC Program Chair
Corey E. Ventetuolo, MD, MSCR Providence , RI
Committee Member
EOPH Program Chair
Mary Berlik Rice, MD, MPH Boston , MA
Committee Member
PC Program Chair-Elect
Stephen Y. Chan, MD, PhD Pittsburgh , PA

International Health Committee

Committee Member Sofia Konstantinopoulou Abu Dhabi , United Arab Emirates

Members In Transition and Training Committee

Committee Member Alice Gallo De Moraes, MD, FACP Rochester , MN
Committee Member David Chiasiang Chu, MD Hummelstown , PA

Membership Committee

Committee Member Christian Bime, MD, MSc Tucson , AZ
Committee Member Sandeep Sahay, MD, ATSF Houston , TX

Planning and Evaluation Committee

Committee Member Jess Mandel, MD, ATSF La Jolla , CA
Committee Member Raed A. Dweik, MD, ATSF Cleveland , OH

Project Review Committee

Committee Member Andrew John Sweatt, MD Danville , CA
Committee Member Anna Hemnes, MD, ATSF Nashville , TN
Committee Member Connie C. Hsia, MD, ATSF, FCCP Dallas , TX

Publications Policy Committee

Vice Chair Stephanie D. Davis, MD, ATSF Chapel Hill , NC
Committee Member Christopher M. Waters, PhD, ATSF Lexington , KY
Committee Member
Editor, AJRCMB
Paul T. Schumacker, PhD, ATSF Chicago , IL

Pulmonary Function Testing Committee

Committee Member Aparna Balasubramanian, MD, MHS Ellicott City , MD
Committee Member Thomas Decato, MD Palos Verdes Estates , CA

Quality Improvement and Implementation Committee

Committee Member Aniruddh Kapoor, MD St louis , WI
Committee Member Bela Patel, MD Houston , TX
Committee Member Hira Bakhtiar, MD Wilton , CT

Research Advocacy Committee

Committee Member Indu A. Ayappa, PhD New York , NY
Committee Member Mallar Bhattacharya, MD, MSci San Francisco , CA

Scientific Grant Review Committee (SGRC)

Committee Member Ciara M. Shaver, MD, PhD Nashville , TN
Committee Member Horace M. Delisser, MD Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Larissa A. Shimoda, PhD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Laura E. Fredenburgh, MD Brighton , MA
Committee Member Mary Berlik Rice, MD, MPH Boston , MA
Committee Member Yen-Rei A. Yu, MD, PhD Denver , CO

Tobacco Action Committee

Committee Member Don Hayes, MD, MS, MEd, ATSF Cincinnati , OH

Training Committee

Committee Member
CCR Representative
Carolyn H. Welsh, MD, ATSF Denver , CO
Committee Member
Immediate Past Chair
Kristin M. Burkart, MD, MSc, ATSF New York , NY