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
Shahab A. Akhter
Vinay Badhwar
Henning A. Gaissert
Sidharta P. Gangadharan
Tara B. Karamlou
Rosemary F. Kelly
Donald S. Likosky
Mitchell J. Magee
Meena Nathan
Joseph D. Phillips
John D. Puskas
Sahar A. Saddoughi
Sunil Singhal
Prashanth Vallabhajosyula
Bo Yang
Joseph B. Zwischenberger