Workforce on Research Development

Areas of responsibility will include general oversight of the STS Research Center, including those federally funded studies and other research grants made to the Society under its auspices; promotion of scientific areas of research suitable for the Society; education and guidance for new investigators, including ethical standards for research; and development, support and facilitation of clinical trials in thoracic surgery.

Kevin W. Lobdell, Chair — Charlotte, NC
Shahab A. Akhter — Greenville, NC
Vinay Badhwar — Morgantown, WV
Henning A. Gaissert — Boston, MA
Sidharta P. Gangadharan — Brookline, MA
Tara B. Karamlou — Cleveland, OH
Rosemary F. Kelly — Minneapolis, MN
Benjamin D. Kozower — St. Louis, MO
Donald S. Likosky — Ann Arbor, MI
Mitchell J. Magee — Dallas, TX
Meena Nathan — Boston, MA
Joseph D. Phillips — Lebanon, NH
John D. Puskas — New York, NY
Sahar A. Saddoughi — Rochester, MN
Sunil Singhal — Philadelphia, PA
Prashanth Vallabhajosyula — New Haven, CT
Bo Yang — Ann Arbor, MI
Joseph B. Zwischenberger — Lexington, KY