BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Vipul Jain, MD

President


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

Michelle Cao, MD

President-Elect


Clinical Associate Professor,
Stanford University,
Redwood City, CA

George Su, MD

Secretary


Professor of Medicine UCSF
San Francisco, CA

Tisha Wang, MD

Treasuer


Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

Laren Tan, MD

Immediate Past President


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

James K. Brown, MD

Director


Professor of Medicine
UCSF
San Francisco, 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

Ni-Cheng Liang, MD

Director


Director of Pulmonary Integrative Medicine at Coastal Pulmonary Associates/Scripps Health, Encinitas, 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

Angela C. C. Wang, MD

Director


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

Nicholas A. Kolaitis, MD MAS

Director


Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine UCSF San Francisco, CA

Phillip Porte

Executive Director


GRQ LLC
Alexandria, VA

COMMITTEE CHAIRS

Career Development Committee Chair

Nicholas A. Kolaitis, MD MAS
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine 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
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

Sachin Gupta MD, FCCP, ATSF
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Private Practice
San Francisco, CA

Nominating Committee Chair

Jessica Goggin, RN, PhD Director,
Pulmonary Services
UC San Diego Health
San Diego, 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)

Ni-Cheng Liang, MD
Director of Pulmonary Integrative Medicine at Coastal Pulmonary Associates/Scripps Health, Encinitas, CA

Nicholas Koliatis, MD
Assistant Professor, UCSF, San Francisco, CA