BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Lorriana Leard, MD

President


Professor of Clinical Medicine UCSF
San Francisco, CA

Laren D. Tan, MD, FCCP

President-Elect


Associate Professor of Medicine
Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Loma Linda, CA

Vipul Jain, MD

Secretary


Executive Vice Chief of Medicine, UCSF Fresno
Professor of Clinical Medicine, UCSF 
UCSF Fresno
Fresno, CA

Philippe Montgrain, MD

Immediate Past President


Philippe Montgrain, MD
Associate Clinical Professor
UCSD School of Medicine
San Diego, CA

Treasurer – To Be Elected

James K. Brown, MD

Director


Professor of Medicine
UCSF
San Francisco, CA

Michelle Cao, MD

Director


Clinical Associate Professor
Stanford University
Redwood City, CA

George Chaux, MD

Director


Medical Director, Lung and Heart-Lung Transplant Program
Associate Professor of Medicine
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

Asha Devereaux, MD

Director


Pulmonologist
Sharp Healthcare
Coronado, CA

Shazia Jamil, MD

Director


Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, UCSD
Head, Academic Affairs, Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Scripps Clinic
La Jolla, CA

Brooks Kuhn, MD

Director


Assistant Professor, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Dean’s Fellow in Informatics, UC Davis School of Medicine
Sacramento, CA

Douglas Li, MD

Director


Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Pulmonology
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

Lekshmi Santhosh, MD

Director


Assistant Professor
UCSF
San Francisco, CA

William W. Stringer, MD

Director


Professor of Medicine
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute
Harbor-UCLA, Torrance, CA

George Su, MD

Director


Associate Professor of Medicine
UCSF
San Francisco, CA

Angela C. C. Wang, MD

Director


Specialist, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine
Scripps Health
La Jolla, CA

Tisha Wang, MD

Director


Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

Phillip Porte

Executive Director


GRQ LLC
Vienna, VA

COMMITTEE CHAIRS

Career Development Committee Chair

Nicholas Kolaitis, MD
Clinical Medicine Fellow, UCSF, San Francisco, CA

Clinical Practice Committee Chair

Asha Devereaux, MD
Pulmonologist, Sharp Healthcare, Coronado, CA

Education Committee Co-Chairs

Shazia Jamil, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, UCSD
Head, Academic Affairs, Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Scripps Clinic
La Jolla, CA

Michelle Cao, MD
Clinical Associate Professor, Stanford University, Redwood City, CA

Health Care Policy Committee Chair

James K. Brown, MD
Professor of Medicine, UCSF, San Francisco, CA

Membership Committee Co-Chairs

George Chaux, MD
Medical Director, Lung and Heart-Lung Transplant Program
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Brooks Kuhn, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
US Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA


Multidisciplinary Committee Co-Chairs

William W. Stringer, MD
Professor of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute, Harbor-UCLA, Torrance, CA

George Su, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, UCSF, San Francisco, CA


Newsletter Editor – CTS Inspirations

Angela C.C. Wang, MD
Specialist, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine
Scripps Health, La Jolla, CA

Chris Garvey, FNP MSN, MPA, FAACVPR
Nurse Practitioner, UCSF Sleep Disorders, San Francisco, CA

Nominating Committee Chair

Tisha Wang, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

Pediatrics Committee Chair

Douglas Li, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine UCLA
Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA, Los Angeles CA


Representatives to the American Thoracic Society Council of Chapter Representatives (CCR)

Angela C. C. Wang, MD
Specialist, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine
Scripps Health, La Jolla, CA

Lekshmi Santhosh, MD
Assistant Professor, UCSF, San Francisco, CA