Career Development and Fellowship Committee

The Career Development and Fellowship Committee focuses on supporting the next generation of lung cancer specialists.
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Overview

The committee assesses IASLC educational programming, mentoring, networking and career development opportunities for its ability to meet the professional needs of young members. The committee also works to promote membership among trainees in relevant specialties and young professionals early in their careers.

 

Chair of Committee

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Sukhmani Padda
2019 to present
"I have thorougly enjoyed reading the science in the grant applications coming from brilliant early career investigators from around the world. Looking through these applications every grant cycle makes me very optimistic for ongoing progress in the treatment of lung cancer."

Roster

Sukhmani Padda
United States
Stanford Cancer Center
Committee Chair
James Chih-Hsin Yang
Taiwan
National Taiwan University
Board Liaison
Kristin Ito
United States
International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer
Staff Liaison
Erin Bertino
United States
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Committee Member
Hossein Borghaei
United States
Fox Chase Cancer Center
Committee Member
Deborah Doroshow
United States
Yale Cancer Center
Committee Member
Vinicius Ernani
United States
UNMC
Committee Member
Roberto Ferrara
Italy
Institut Gustave Roussy
Committee Member
Carlos Gil Ferreira
Brazil
Instituto Oncoclinicas
Committee Member
Tindara Franchina
Italy
University of Messina
Committee Member
Balazs Halmos
United States
Montefiore Med Cntr, Albert Einstein COM
Committee Member
Jill Hamer-Wilson
Canada
Committee Member
Leora Horn
United States
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Committee Member
Melissa Johnson
United States
Sarah Cannon Research Institute
Committee Member
Terufumi Kato
Japan
Kanagawa Cancer Center
Committee Member
Benjamin Levy
United States
Johns Hopkins Univ School of Medicine
Committee Member
Zhongxing Liao
United States
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Committee Member
Rami Manochakian
United States
Mayo Clinic
Committee Member
Kenneth O'Byrne
Australia
Princess Alexandra Hospital
Committee Member
Luis Paz-Ares
Spain
Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre
Committee Member
Ahmed Rabea
Egypt
National Cancer Institute of Cairo
Committee Member
Jonathan Riess
United States
UC Davis Cancer Center
Committee Member
Benjamin Solomon
Australia
Peter MacCallum Cancer Center
Committee Member
Glen Weiss
United States
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Committee Member