Association Committee Members

Committees and Task Forces 2014-2015

Awards Committee
Donald St. Germain, Chair (2013-2015)
Anne Cappola (2013-2016)
John A. Copland, III (2013-2016)
Emad Kandil (2013-2016)
Irwin Klein (2014-2017)
Mary Samuels (2013-2016)
Fran Carr (2014-2017)
Sissy Jhiang (2014-2017)
Jim Brierley (2014-2017)
Board Liaison: Hossein Gharib
Staff Liaison: Bobbi Smith

Bylaws Committee
Stephen Spaulding (2013-2015)
Board Liaison: Antonio Bianco
Staff Liaison: Bobbi Smith

Clinical Affairs Committee
Mona Sabra, Chair (2014-2015)
David Rosenthal, Past Chair (2011-2015)
Maria E. Cabanillas (2013–2016)
Melanie Goldfarb (2012-2015)
Steven Hodak (2013-2016)
Joshua Klopper (2012-2015)
Jonathan Leffert (2013 – 2016)
Jeffery Miller (2012-2015)
Valerie Peck (2012-2015)
Liuska Pesce (2012-2015)
David Terris (2012-2015)
Marius Stan (2014-2017)
David Rosen (2014-2017)
Marguerite Parisi (2014-2017)
Marcia Brose (2014-2017)
Tracy Wang (2014-2017)
Jennifer Lawrence (2014-2017)
Anthony Weetman (2014-2017)
Kyle Zanocco (TRACT surgeon) (2014-2017)
Board Liaison: M. Regina Castro
Staff Liaisons: Adonia Coates, Susan Simmons

Development Committee
Lisa Orloff, Chair (2014-2015)
Charles Emerson (2014-2017)
Bryan McIver (2008-2015)
Mira Milas, MD (2013-2016) 
Ed Socolow (2014-2017)
Connie Trump (2010-2016)
Lawrence Wood (2008-2015)
Ken Burman, Ex Officio, Finance and Audit Chair
Board Liaison: Gregory Randolph
Staff Liaisons: Kelly Hoff (CLC), Susan Simmons

Ethics Advisory Committee
M. Sara Rosenthal, Chair (2013-2015)
Peter Angelos (2011-2015)
Keith Bible (2013–2016)
David Cooper (2011-2015)
Cheryl Fassler (2012-2015)
Loren Wissner Greene (2013-2016)
Beatriz Tendler (2012-2015)
Board Liaison: Susan Sherman
Staff Liaison: Bobbi Smith

Finance and Audit Committee
Kenneth Burman, Chair (2014-2015)
David H. Sarne, Past Chair (2014-2015)
Megan Haymart (2012-2015)
Michael McDermott (2011-2017)
Salil Sarkar, MD (2014-2017)
Cord Sturgeon, MD (2014-2017)
Board Liaison: Gregory Randolph, Treasurer
Bobbi Smith, Ex Officio
Staff Liaison: Josette Paige

History and Archives Committee
J. Woody Sistrunk, Chair (2012-2015)
Lewis Braverman (2011-2015)
Alan Dackiw (2010-2016)
Leslie deGroot (2009-2016)
Jeffrey Garber (2012-2015)
Ian Hay (2012-2015)
F. Christopher Holsinger (2010-2016)
James Magner (2006-2016)
John B. Stanbury (2004-2016)
Martin Surks (2012-2015)
Board liaison: Antonio Bianco
Staff Liaison: Bobbi Smith

International Coordinating Committee (ICC)
John Morris (2011-2015)
Robert Smallridge (2014-2015)
Staff liaison: Bobbi Smith

Internet Communications Committee
Website Editorial Board 
Leon Parks, Chair (2012-2015) 
Niam Mitre (2014-2017)
Rebecca Sippel (2014-2017)
Kristen Vella (2015 -2018)
Board Liaison: Erik Alexander
Staff Liaisons: Kelly Hoff, Susan Simmons

Lab Services Committee
Stefan Grebe, Chair (2013-2015)
Alicia Algeciras-Schmnich (2014-2017)
Sylvia Asa (2014-2017)
Thomas Giordano (2011-2015)
Josef Koehrle (2012-2015)
Aziza Nassar (2014-2017)
Marina Nikiforova (2011-2015)
Board Liaison: Erik Alexander
Staff Liaison: Kelly Hoff

Membership Panel
Heather Lochnan, Chair (2013-2015)
Catherine A. Dinauer (2013 – 2016)
Ralph Tufano (2013-2016)
Geoffrey Young (2013-2016)
Sheue-yann Cheng (2014-2017)
Jonathan Wasserman (2014-2017)
H. Lester Reed (2008-2017 )
Board Liaison: Julie Ann Sosa
Staff Liaison: Sharleene Cano

Nominating Committee
Carole Spencer, Chair (2013-2015)
Gregory Brent (2013-2016)
Richard Kloos (2013-2016)
Sandra McLachlan (2012-2015)
Virginia Sarapura (2013-2016)
Geoffrey Thompson (2013-2016)
Jerome Hershman (2014-2017)
David Steward (2014-2017)
Douglas Van Nostrand (2014-2017)
Board Liaisons: John Morris, Victor Bernet
Staff Liaison: Bobbi Smith

 

 

Editorial Board Clinical Thyroidology for the Public
Alan Farwell, Chair and EIC (2000-2015)
Jamshid Farahati (2008-2014)
Alina Gavrila (2010-2016)
Julie Hallanger Johnson (2013-2016)
Ronald Kuppersmith (2013-2016)
Maria Papaleontiou (2013-2016)
Jennifer Rosen (2013-2016)
Wendy Sacks (2012-2015)
Anna Sawka (2010-2016)
Phillip Segal (2012-2015)
Whitney Woodmansee (2008-2014)
Angela Leung Editorial Board
Gary Bloom, ThyCa President

Patient Education Committee (either CTFP or Internet Communications)
Sara Ahmadi (2014-2017)
Aime Franco (2014-2017)
Jill Paulson (2014-2017)
Vibhavasu Sharma (2014-2017)
David Goldenberg (2014-2017)
Board Liaison:
Staff Liaison: Bobbi Smith

15th ITC Program Organizing Committee
Rebecca Bahn, Chair
AOTA:
Takashi Akamizu (Japan)
Chao Liu (China)
Young Kee Shong (Korea)
LATS:
Hans Graf, Curitiba, Brazil
Guillermo Juvenal, Buenos Aires, Argentina 
Mario Vaisman, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
ETA:
Anita Boelen, PhD, Amsterdam
Peter Laurberg, Aalborg, Denmark
Massimo Santoro, Naples, Italy
Graham Williams, London, UK
ATA:
Antonio Bianco, MD, PhD, Rush University Electron Kebebew, MD, NCI
Elizabeth Pearce, MD, MSc, Boston Univ
Board Liaison: John Morris
Staff Liaisons: Bobbi Smith, Adonia Coates

Publications Committee
Elizabeth Pearce, Chair (2013-2015)
Salah Bouyoucef (2012-2015)
Sally Carty (2012-2015)
Carmen Solorzano (2012-2015)
Mark Lupo (2014-2017)
Francesco Celi (2014-2017)
Sareh Parangi (2014-2017)
Peter Kopp, Thyroid EIC
Alan Farwell, CT for Patients EIC
Jerome Hershman, Clinical Thyroidology EIC
Salvatore Benvenga (Corresponding)
Board Liaison: Martha Zeiger
Staff Liaison: Sharleene Cano

Public Health Committee
Angela Leung, Chair (2012-2015)
Ernest Asamoah (2014-2017)
Joel Ehrenkranz (2012-2015)
Erich Sturgis (2012-2015)
Krishnamurthi Sundaram (2011-2017)
Michael Thomas (2012-2015)
Amy Chen (OTO) (2014-2017)
Anna Chindris TRACT (2014-2017)
Leonidas Duntas, Corresponding
Board Liaison: James Hennessey
Staff Liaison: Adonia Coates

Public Relations Committee

Antonio Bianco, Co-Chair, Ex Officio
Hossein Gharib, Co-Chair, Ex Officio
Staff Liaison: Bobbi Smith

Research Committee
Mingzhao Xing, Chair (2013-2015)
Jacques How (2013-2016)
George Kahaly (2012-2015)
Mark Lakshmanan (2012-2015)
Yuri Nikiforov (2013-2016)
Carmelo Nucera (2012-2015)
Mabel Ryder (2013-2016)
Motoyasu Saji (2012-2015)
Mark Sawicki (2010-2016)
Rebecca Schweppe (2008-2015)
Su He Wang (2013-2016)
Donald Zimmerman (2014-2017)
Chris Umbricht (2014-2017)
Antonio diCristofano (2014-2017)
Board Liaison: Christine Spitzweg
Staff Liaison: Sharleene Cano

Surgical Affairs Committee
Ashok Shaha, Co-Chair 2014-2016 (ENDO)
Brendan Stack, Co-Chair (2013-2015) (OTO)
Electron Kebebew (2014-2015) (ENDO) past chair
Maisie Shindo (2012-2015) (OTO) chair elect
Eren Berber (2013-2016) (ENDO)
Don Bodenner (2014-2017) Endocrinologist
Steve Bomeli (2014-2017) (OTO)
Laura Boucai (2014-2017) Endocrinologist
Thomas Fahey (2012-2015) (ENDO)
Robert Ferris (2012-2015) (OTO)
Ken Kazahaya (OTO) (2014-2017)
Kepal Patel (2013-2016) (ENDO)
Marilene Wang (OTO) (2014-2017)
Sam Wiseman (2012-2015) (ENDO)
Rosemarie Metzger (2014-2017) (ENDO) (TRACT now ACT)
Lyne Picard (OTO) (2014-2017)
Board Liaison: Victor Bernet
Staff Liaison: Adonia Coates

Trainees and Career Advancement Committee
Whitney Goldner, Chair (2014-2015)
Andrew Gianoukakis past chair (2011-2015)
Brittany Bohinc (2013-2016)
Ana-Maria Chindris (2014-2017
Joshua Cohen (2013-2016)
Stephanie Fish (2009 – 2015)
Douglas Forrest (2013-2016)
Elizabeth Grubbs (2014-2017)
Jacqueline Kung (2012-2015)
Paul Ladenson (2013-2016)
Josh Lakoff (2014-2017)
Jennifer Morrison (2012-2015)
Honey Reddi (2013 -2016)
Matthew Ringel (2013-2016)
David Sharlin (2012-2015)
Jennifer Sipos (2014-2017)
Mihaela Stefan (2013-2016)
Ari Wassner (2013-2016)

ITC Ad Hoc Members:
LATS:
Denise P. Carvalho
Ana Luiza S. Maia
ETA:
Furio Pacini
Theo J. Visser
AOTA:
Won Bae Kim
Masanobu M. Yamada
Board Liaison: Antonio Bianco
Staff Liaison: Sharleene Cano

TASK FORCES

GUIDELINES TASK FORCES

Medullary Thyroid Cancer Registry
(ATA Members)
Mike Tuttle, Chair
Paula Hale
Steven Sherman
Julie Ann Sosa
Ex officio: John Morris
Staff Liaisons: Adonia Coates

Pediatric Affairs Task Force
Andrew Bauer, Chair
Rosalind Brown
Catherine Dinauer
Stephen Huang
Ken Kazahaya
Joanne Rovet
Jonathan Wasserman
Board Liaison: Robert Smallridge
Staff liaison: Bobbi Smith

Thyroid Health in Pregnancy
Alex Stagnaro-Green, Chair
Rosalind Brown
Chrysoula Dosiou
Susan Mandel
Jorge Mestman
Joanne Rovet
Board Liaison: Robert Smallridge
Staff Liaison: Adonia Coates

 


Thyroid and Pregnancy Guidelines
Elizabeth Pearce, Co-chair
Erik Alexander, Co-chair
John Lazarus
Susan Mandel
Greg Brent
Peter Laurberg
Christy Dosiou
Robin Peters
Scott Sullivan (representing ACOG)
Bill Grobman (representing SMFM)
Board Liaison: John Morris
Staff Liaison: Bobbi Smith

Hyperthyroidism Guidelines
Douglas Ross, Chair
Peter Laurberg
Hank Burch
Julie Ann Sosa
Scott Rivkees
Maurice Stan
David Cooper
Carol Greenlee
Mary Samuels
Martin Walter
Ana Luiza Maia
Board Liaison: John Morris
Staff Liaison: Bobbi Smith