Task Group Charge

To promote the awareness and engagement of health care professionals in the adoption of evidence-based initiatives that can increase lung cancer screening and tobacco treatment.


Thomas P. Houston, MD

Task Group Chair
Steering Committee Member
The Ohio State University

Ella Kazerooni

Ella A. Kazerooni, MD, MS

Task Group Vice Chair
Chair of National Lung Cancer Roundtable
University of Michigan

Task Group Members

Vickie Beckler, MBA, RN

Aaron Cann, MD
WellStar Health System (Georgia)

Lisa Carter-Harris, PhD, ARPN
Indiana University-Purdue, University Indianapolis

Amy Copeland, MPH
Lung Cancer Alliance

Jan Eberth, PhD, MSPH
University of South Carolina

Richard Feldman, MD
Franciscan Health Family Medicine Center

Efrén Flores, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Michael Gould, MD, MS
Kaiser Permanente

Ann Greiner
Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative

Deborah Klein, MD
Swedish Medical Center, Seattle

Jennifer Lewis, MD, MS
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Elyse Park, PhD, MPH
Massachusetts General Hospital

Diane Padden, PhD, CRNP
American Association of Nurse Practitioners

MaryAnne Sapio
American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Jamie Studts, PhD
University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center

Betty Tong, MD, MHS, MS
Duke University Hospital

Celeste Worth, MCHES
LuCa National Training Network

(*) indicates Steering Committee member