Task Group Charge

Guided by best practices, research findings and engagement with key stakeholders, the charge is to develop blueprints for integrating and monitoring success of implementing evidence-based tobacco treatment in the workflow of lung cancer screening.


Jamie S. Ostroff, PhD

Task Group Chair
Steering Committee Member
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Peter Shields, MD

Task Group Vice Chair
The Ohio State University

Task Group Members

Paul Cinciripini, PhD
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Angela Criswell, MA
Lung Cancer Alliance

Cliff Douglas, JD
American Cancer Society

Joelle Fathi, DNP, RN, ARNP, CTTS*
Washington State Nurses Association

Michael Fiore, MD, MPH, MBA
University of Wisconsin

Thomas Houston, MD*
The Ohio State University

Hasmeena Kathuria, MD
Boston University

Kira Koon, MPH, CHES
American Lung Association

Stephanie Land, PhD
National Cancer Institute

Timothy McAfee, MD, MPH
University of Washington

Elyse Park, PhD, MPH
Massachusetts General Hospital

Bradley Pua, MD
Weill Cornell Medicine

Thomas Richards, MD
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Therese Shumaker, MA, RDN, LD, CTTS, CWC
Mayo Clinic

Gerard Silvestri, MD, MS*
Medical University of South Carolina

Benjamin Toll, PhD
Medical University of South Carolina

Brenna VanFrank, MD, MSPH
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Steven Zeliadt, PhD, MPH
University of Washington

(*) indicates Steering Committee member