Board and Committee Members

AFS BOARD

  • Reginald Bell MD
  • Tripp Buckley MD
  • Marcia Canto MD
  • Ken Chang MD
  • Christy Dunst MD
  • Bob Ganz MD
  • Santiago Horgan MD
  • Blair Jobe MD
  • Peter Kahrilas MD
  • David Katzka MD
  • John Lipham MD
  • Dan Lister MD
  • Joel Richter MD
  • Felice Schnoll-Sussman MD
  • Michael S Smith MD
  • Lee Swanstrom MD
  • Rena Yadlapati MD

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

  • John Lipham MD- President
  • Peter Kahrilas MD- Vice President
  • Michael Smith MD- Secretary
  • Dan Lister MD- Treasurer
  • Felice Schnoll-Sussman MD- Annual Meeting Chair
  • Reginald Bell MD- Chairman of the Board

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

  • Kate Freeman NP

COMMITTEES

  • Fellowship Committee: Christy Dunst MD, Nick Bildzukewicz MD
  • Professional Education Committee: Felice Schnoll-Sussman MD, Reginald Bell MD
  • Journal development: Phil Katz MD, Blair Jobe MD
  • Robotics: Dmitry Oleynikov MD; Co-Chairs: Prakash Gatta MD, Santiago Horgan MD, Caitlin Houghton MD
  • Research/CQI development: Reginald Bell MD, Mimi Canto MD
  • Clinical Practice: John Lipham MD, Bob Ganz MD
  • Center of Excellence: Tripp Buckley MD, Michael Smith MD
  • Fundraising: Santiago Horgan MD, Kate Freeman NP
  • Social Media: Walter Chan MD, Rita Knotts MD
  • Patient Education: Aylin Tansel MD,