Officers and Committees

Officers & Committees


Officers

Assembly Chair Janette K. Burgess, BSc, PhD, ATSF Groningen , Netherlands
Immediate Past Assembly Chair Connie C. Hsia, MD, ATSF, FCCP Dallas , TX
Program Chair Matthew Georgenson Drake, MD Portland , OR
Program Chair-Elect Reinoud Gosens, PhD Groningen , Netherlands
Planning Chair Carrie E Perlman, PhD New York , NY
Nominating Chair Connie C. Hsia, MD, ATSF, FCCP Dallas , TX
Web Director Suhani Patel, BSc, MSc London , United Kingdom
Working Group Chair
PhD and Translational Scientist
James David Londino, PhD Columbus , OH
Working Group Chair
Early Career Professionals
Sergey S. Gutor, PhD, MD Nashville , TN
Working Group Co-Chair
PhD and Translational Scientist
Samantha M Yeligar, MS, PhD Decatur , GA
Assembly Chair Appointee Blanca Camoretti-Mercado, PhD Tampa , FL
Assembly Chair Appointee Richard A. Johnston, PhD, ATSF Morgantown , WV
Committee Chair Sonali Bose, MD, MPH New York , NY
Committee Co-Chair
Science and Innovation Center
Christopher Daniel Pascoe, PhD Winnipeg , Canada
Representative Jason C. Woods, PhD Cincinnati , OH
Representative Ramaswamy Krishnan, PhD, MS Boston , MA

Planning Committee

Chair Carrie E Perlman, PhD New York , NY
Apprentice Alane Blythe C Dy, MSPH, PhD Tucson , AZ
Committee Member Amir A. Zeki, MD Rancho Cordova , CA
Committee Member Anurag Agrawal, MD, PhD, ATSF New Delhi , India
Committee Member Bradford Julian Smith, PhD, MS Aurora , CO
Committee Member Connie C. Hsia, MD, ATSF, FCCP Dallas , TX
Committee Member Deepak A. Deshpande, PhD Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Gwen S. Skloot, MD, ATSF Dobbs Ferry , NY
Committee Member Janette K. Burgess, BSc, PhD, ATSF Groningen , Netherlands
Committee Member John E. Mcdonough, PhD New Haven , CT
Committee Member Laura Walkup, PhD Cincinnati , OH
Committee Member Pawan Sharma, PhD Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Peter B. Noble, PhD Perth , Australia
Committee Member Ramaswamy Krishnan, PhD, MS Boston , MA
Committee Member Robert H. Brown, MD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Sana Siddiqui, BSc San Francisco , CA

Program Committee

Chair Matthew Georgenson Drake, MD Portland , OR
Chair-Elect Reinoud Gosens, PhD Groningen , Netherlands
Committee Member Basil J Petrof, MD Montreal , Canada
Committee Member Bradford Julian Smith, PhD, MS Aurora , CO
Committee Member Brandon Wayne Lewis, PhD Columbus , OH
Committee Member Catherine Fromen, PhD Newark , DE
Committee Member Christopher Daniel Pascoe, PhD Winnipeg , Canada
Committee Member Corrine R Kliment, MD, PhD Mars , PA
Committee Member David I Kasahara, PhD, ATSF Madison , WI
Committee Member Dharini Mukeshkumar Bhammar, MBBS, MS, PhD Columbus , OH
Committee Member Eva Topole, MD Parma , Italy
Committee Member Gwen S. Skloot, MD, ATSF Dobbs Ferry , NY
Committee Member Isaac Kirubakaran Sundar, BSc, MSc, PhD Kansas City , KS
Committee Member Jacelyn Emily Peabody Lever, BA, PhD Birmingham , AL
Committee Member Jacob Herrmann, PhD Iowa City , IA
Committee Member Jill Rose Johnson, PhD Birmingham , United Kingdom
Committee Member John E. Mcdonough, PhD New Haven , CT
Committee Member Katrina O Tonga, MBChB, PhD, FRACP Sydney , Australia
Committee Member Kimberley C. W. Wang, PhD Crawley , Australia
Committee Member Markus Dietmar Weckmann, PhD, MS Luebeck , Germany
Committee Member Peter James Niedbalski, PhD Merriam , KS
Committee Member Rachel L. Clifford, PhD Nottingham , United Kingdom
Committee Member Ramaswamy Krishnan, PhD, MS Boston , MA
Committee Member Razia Zakarya, BSc(Hons), PhD Sydney , Australia
Committee Member Robert H. Brown, MD Baltimore , MD
Committee Member Rodney D Britt, PhD, ATSF Columbus , OH
Committee Member Sergey S. Gutor, PhD, MD Nashville , TN
Committee Member Shyamala Dakshinamurti, MD, MS Winnipeg , Canada
Committee Member Stephen Milne, BMedSci, MBBS, FRACP, PhD Vancouver , Canada
Committee Member Victoria Mock, MD Yonkers , NY

 

Assembly Members on Other ATS Committees

ATS Board of Directors Task Force on Governance

Committee Member Irina Petrache, MD, ATSF Denver , CO

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
Scientific Grant Review Committee
Kamran Atabai, MD San Francisco , CA
Vice Chair
Membership Committee
Alexandra Noel, PhD, MSc, BSc Baton Rouge , LA
Vice Chair
Environmental Health Policy Committee
Alison Lee, MD, MS Brooklyn , NY
Vice Chair
Drug/Device Discovery and Development
Heidi M. Mansour, PhD, RPh Port St. Lucie , FL
Vice Chair
Members in Transition and Training
Sakshi Dua, ATSF, MBBS New York , NY
Vice Chair
Pulmonary Function Testing Committee
Sanja Stanojevic, PhD Halifax , Canada

Awards Committee

Committee Member
ICC Co-Chair
Andrew J. Halayko, PhD, ATSF, MSc, BSc(Hons) Winnipeg , Canada
Committee Member J. Usha Raj, MD, MHA, ATSF Chicago , IL
Committee Member Jeffrey C. Horowitz, MD, ATSF Columbus , OH

Board of Directors

Secretary
Secretary
Irina Petrache, MD, ATSF Denver , CO
Committee Member
Co-Chair, International Conference Committee
Andrew J. Halayko, PhD, ATSF, MSc, BSc(Hons) Winnipeg , Canada
Committee Member
Chair Assembly on RCMB
Enid R. Neptune, MD, ATSF Baltimore , MD
Committee Member
Chair Assembly on RSF
Janette K. Burgess, BSc, PhD, ATSF Groningen , Netherlands
Committee Member
PAR Chair
Michele Manion, BS Minneapolis , MN

Clinicians Advisory Committee

Committee Member Cindy Sing, ANP-BC Charlotte , NC
Committee Member
CCR Representative
Richard A. Robbins, MD Gilbert , AZ

Council of Chapter Representatives

Representative
West Virginia Thoracic Society Chapter
Maple Landvoigt, MD Lewisburg , WV
Representative
Arizona Thoracic Society Chapter
Richard A. Robbins, MD Gilbert , AZ

Digital Content Committee

Committee Member Arjan Singh Flora Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Blanca E. Himes, PhD, ATSF Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member Claude T. Jourdan Le Saux, PhD San Francisco , CA
Committee Member Victor E. Ortega, MD, PhD, ATSF Cave Creek , AZ

Digital Content Committee Liaison

Committee Member
PR Web Director
Alex Robert Jenkins, BS(Hons), MPhil, PhD Lincoln , United Kingdom
Committee Member
International Conference Committee
Andrew J. Halayko, PhD, ATSF, MSc, BSc(Hons) Winnipeg , Canada
Committee Member
EOPH Web Director
Anna Nolan, MS, MD, ATSF New York , NY
Committee Member
TO Web Director
Arjan Singh Flora Philadelphia , PA
Committee Member
Publications Policy Committee
James Peter Allinson, MD, PhD London , United Kingdom
Committee Member
PC Web Director
Jarrod Wesley Barnes, PhD, MBA Birmingham , AL
Committee Member
RSF Web Director
Johanna Uthoff, PhD Sheffield , United Kingdom

Documents Development and Implementation Committee

Committee Member Jeremy Elliot Orr, MD San Diego , CA
Committee Member Samuel Ash, MD, MPH Newton , MA

Drug/Device Discovery and Development Committee

Vice Chair Heidi M. Mansour, PhD, RPh Port St. Lucie , FL
Committee Member Chantal Darquenne, PhD La Jolla , CA
Committee Member Jason Paul Kirkness, PhD, ATSF St Paul , MN
Committee Member Kathryn Anne Hibbert, MD Boston , MA
Committee Member Kingman P. Strohl, MD Shaker Heights , OH
Committee Member Neeraj Vij, MS, PhD, ATSF Baltimore , MD

Education Committee

Committee Member Kathryn Melamed, MD Venice , CA

Environmental Health Policy Committee

Vice Chair Alison Lee, MD, MS Brooklyn , NY

Ethics and Conflict of Interest Committee

Committee Member Rohan A. Thompson, MD Columbus , OH

Finance Committee

Committee Member
ICC Co-Chair
Andrew J. Halayko, PhD, ATSF, MSc, BSc(Hons) Winnipeg , Canada
Committee Member Irina Petrache, MD, ATSF Denver , CO
Committee Member M. Safwan Badr, MD, MBA Detroit , MI
Committee Member Melanie Koenigshoff, MD, PhD, ATSF Pittsburgh , PA

Funds For the Future Committee

Committee Member Anna Lam, MD Boston , MA
Committee Member David Warburton, MD, DSc, ATSF Los Angeles , CA
Committee Member Gwen S. Skloot, MD, ATSF Dobbs Ferry , NY
Committee Member Mary J. Morrell, PhD London , United Kingdom

Health Equity and Diversity Committee

Committee Member Victor E. Ortega, MD, PhD, ATSF Cave Creek , AZ

Health Policy Committee

Committee Member Helena Schotland, MD, ATSF New York , NY
Committee Member Sean Jorgensen Callahan, MD Salt Lake City , UT

International Conference Committee

CO-Chair Andrew J. Halayko, PhD, ATSF, MSc, BSc(Hons) Winnipeg , Canada
Chair-Elect
RSF Program Chair-Elect
Reinoud Gosens, PhD Groningen , Netherlands
Committee Member
RSF Program Chair
Matthew Georgenson Drake, MD Portland , OR

International Health Committee

Committee Member Alejandro Casas BOGOTA , Colombia
Committee Member Esther Barreiro, MD, PhD Barcelona , Spain
Committee Member Sofia Konstantinopoulou Abu Dhabi , United Arab Emirates

Joint ATS/CHEST Clinical Practice Committee

Committee Member
CHEST
Michael E. Nelson, MD Merriam , KS
Committee Member
CHEST
Steve G. Peters, MD Rochester , MN

Members In Transition and Training Committee

Vice Chair Sakshi Dua, ATSF, MBBS New York , NY
Committee Member Rachel Greenberg Scheraga, MD, ATSF Cleveland , OH

Membership Committee

Vice Chair Alexandra Noel, PhD, MSc, BSc Baton Rouge , LA

Nominating Committee

Chair Anne E. Dixon, MA, BM BCH, ATSF Burlington , VT

Planning and Evaluation Committee

Committee Member Mark S. Forshag, MD, MHA New Orleans , LA
Committee Member Melanie Koenigshoff, MD, PhD, ATSF Pittsburgh , PA
Committee Member
PAR Representative
Michele Manion, BS Minneapolis , MN
Committee Member Richard A. Johnston, PhD, ATSF Morgantown , WV

Project Review Committee

Committee Member Blanca Camoretti-Mercado, PhD Tampa , FL
Committee Member Connie C. Hsia, MD, ATSF, FCCP Dallas , TX

Publications Policy Committee

Committee Member Christopher M. Waters, PhD, ATSF Lexington , KY
Committee Member Enid R. Neptune, MD, ATSF Baltimore , MD
Committee Member James Peter Allinson, MD, PhD London , United Kingdom
Committee Member
Editor, AJRCMB
Paul T. Schumacker, PhD, ATSF Chicago , IL
Committee Member Tina V. Hartert, MD, MPH, ATSF Nashville , TN

Pulmonary Function Testing Committee

Vice Chair Sanja Stanojevic, PhD Halifax , Canada
Committee Member Igor Barjaktarevic, MD, PhD Los Angeles , CA
Committee Member Jessica E. Pittman, MD, MPH Saint Louis , MO
Committee Member Katrina Marie Hynes, MHA, RRT, RPFT Ettrick , WI
Committee Member Loretta G. Que, MD Chapel Hill , NC
Committee Member Nirav R. Bhakta, MD, PhD San Francisco , CA
Committee Member Surya P. Bhatt, MD, MSPH Birmingham , AL
Committee Member Thomas Decato, MD Palos Verdes Estates , CA

Quality Improvement and Implementation Committee

Committee Member Robert Callaway Stansbury, MD, ATSF Morgantown , WV

Research Advocacy Committee

Committee Member Hasina Outtz Reed, MD, PhD New York , NY
Committee Member Indu A. Ayappa, PhD New York , NY
Committee Member Jennifer Alexander-Brett, MD, PhD Saint Louis , MO
Committee Member Mario Castro, MD, MPH Kansas City , KS
Committee Member
PAR Representative
Susan Sherman, BS, MHA Cincinnati , OH

Scientific Grant Review Committee (SGRC)

Chair Kamran Atabai, MD San Francisco , CA
Committee Member Elizabeth F. Redente, PhD Denver , CO
Committee Member Yen-Rei A. Yu, MD, PhD Denver , CO

Training Committee

Committee Member Matthew Georgenson Drake, MD Portland , OR
Committee Member Thomas Saba, DrMed Ann Arbor , MI