Steering Committee


Robert A. Smith, PhD, FSBI

Principal Investigator of the National Lung Cancer Roundtable

Dr. Robert A. Smith is the Vice President, Cancer Screening and the Director of Cancer Screening Center at the National Office of the American Cancer Society in Atlanta, Georgia.

Douglas E. Wood, MD, FACS, FRCSEd

Vice Chair of the National Lung Cancer Roundtable

Dr. Douglas E. Wood is The Henry N. Harkins Professor and Chair of the Department of Surgery at University of Washington.

Ella A. Kazerooni, MD, MS, FACR, FSABI

Chair of the National Lung Cancer Roundtable

Dr. Ella A. Kazerooni is a Professor of Radiology & Internal Medicine, Associate Chair for Clinical Affairs & Director of Cardiothoracic Radiology at the University of Michigan Medicine.

Committee Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership and vision for the NLCRT to help advance the Roundtable mission
  • Guide planning and implementation of the NLCRT projects
  • Approve new members of the NLCRT


Jamie L. Studts, PhD

Richard Wender, MD

Bruce E. Johnson, MD

Jill Feldman

Jane Kim, MD, MPH

Joelle Thirsk Fathi, DNP, RN, ARNP, CTTS

Gerard A. Silvestri, MD, MS

Jamie S. Ostroff, PhD

Peter Mazzone, MD, MPH

Thomas P. Houston, MD

Laurie Fenton Ambrose

V. Paul Doria-Rose, DVM, PhD

Joseph Chin, MD, MS

Bryan Loy, MD, MBA