Leadership

ISA Leadership

Board of Directors
2023-2024

PRESIDENT
Charles C Kim MD, FASA

PRESIDENT-ELECT
Jason Mitchell, MD

VICE PRESIDENT    
Ajay Gopalka, MD, FASA

SECRETARY
Dean Monma, MD

TREASURER       
Alisha Sachdev, MD, FASA

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
Adamina Podraza, MD, FASA

ASA DIRECTOR  
Asokumar Buvanendran, MD, FASA

ASA ALTERNATE DIRECTOR
Lisa Solomon, DO, FASA

SPEAKER
Adam Young, MD

VICE SPEAKER  
Michael Haske, Jr., MD, FASA

ASST SECRETARY  
Michael Ander, MD

ASST TREASURER
John Sudkamp, MD


ISA DISTRICT DIRECTORS

I. Graham Lubinsky, MD
II. Legia Mondesir, MD
III. Neelam Rozanski, MD
IV. William Frame, MD

ISA ALTERNATE DISTRICT DIRECTORS
I.
Kurosh Takhtehchian, MD
II. Elio Beta, MD
III. James Cannon, MD
IV. Neil Mehta, MD

 

ISA PAC Chair
George Hefner, MD

  

Resident Section

PRESIDENT
Jessica Richelieu, MD

VICE PRESIDENT
Jaclyn Edelson, MD

SECRETARY
Kat Lubinsky, MD

 

Distinguished Service Award in 2023

Ori Gottlieb, MD

Illinois House of Delegates

ISA District 1 Delegates:
Nisar Akbar, MD, MBA, FASA
Jarva Chow, FASA, MD, MPH
David Glick, MD
Konstantin Inozemtsev, BSC,  MD,  MSC
Sabine Kreilinger, MD
Graham Lubinsky, MD, FASA
Hokuto Nishioka, MD
Chanannait Paisansathan, MD
Richard Ropp, MD
Kurosh Takhtehchian, DO, FASA
Meghan Valach, MD
Matthew  Walsh, MD
Peggy Wheeler, MD

ISA District 2 Delegates:
Michael Ander, MD, FASA
Elio Beta, MD, FASA
Rebecca Blumenthal, MD, FASA
Peyman Farhangi Oskuei, MD
Marco Fernandez, MD
Michael Haske Jr., MD, FASA
Jason Hennes, MD
John Jaworowicz, MD, FASA
Lakesha Smith, MD
Bernard Wittels, MD, PhD

ISA District 3 Delegates:
Greg Barrett, DO
James Cannon, MD
Huzefa Ghadiali, MD, FASA
Kathryn Kutlu, MD
Michael Nikolov, MD
Anjana Panjwani, MD
Neelam Rozanski, DO

ISA District 4 Delegates:
Area 4:  W. Stephen Minore, MD, FASA
Area 5:  Alexander Chaikin, MD
Area 6:  William Frame, MD, FASA
Area 7:  Delegate TBD
Area 8:  Delegate TBD

ASA House of
Delegates

Illinois Delegates:
Sean Adams, MD FASA
Lisa Solomon, DO, FASA
Ajay Gopalka, MD, FASA
William Frame, MD, FASA
Maribel Galiano-Goll, MD
Ori Gottlieb, MD, FASA
Michael Haske, Jr., MD, FASA
William Hauter, MD, FASA
Tripti Kataria, MD, FASA, MPH
Charles Kim, MD, FASA
Adamina Podraza, MD, FASA, FAAP
Adam Young, MD

Illinois Alternate Delegates:
Alisha Bhatia, MD, FASA
Wendy Binstock Rush MD
Rebecca Blumenthal, MD FASA
Michael Ander, MD
Tolga Suvar, MD
Stephen Minore, MD
Graham Lubinsky, MD
Kaidhir Murugappan, MD
Mina Oftadeh, DO, FASA
Marco Fernandez, MD
Dean Monma, MD
Peggy Wheeler, MD

Past Presidents

2022-2023    Adamina Podraza, MD, FASA
2021‑2022    Brian Birmingham, MD

2020–2021   Tripti Kataria, MD, MPH
2019‑2020    Sean Adams, MD
2018‑2019    Ori Gottlieb, MD
2017‑2018    Gary F. Tzeng, MD
2016‑2017    W. Scott Jellish, MD
2015‑2016    George G. Hefner, MD
2014‑2015    Timothy W. Starck, MD
2013‑2014    Thomas W. Cutter, MD
2012‑2013    Edward Yaghmour, MD
2011‑2012    Eric Werner, MD
2010‑2011    Asokumar Buvanendran, MD
2009‑2010    Ralph Glasser, MD
2008‑2009    Wendy B. Binstock, MD
2007‑2008    Joseph W. Szokol, MD
2006‑2007    John E. Szewczyk, MD
2005‑2006    Usharani Nimmagadda, MD
2004‑2005    W. Stephen Minore, MD
2003‑2004    David M. Rothenberg, MD
2002‑2003    Timothy R. Lubenow, MD
2001‑2002    John Paul McGee, II, MD
2000‑2001    Jeffrey L. Apfelbaum, MD
1999‑2000    Kenneth J. Tuman, MD
1998‑1999    Sandra Drewes, MD
1997‑1998    Steven C. Hall, MD

1996‑1997    Andranik Ovassapian, MD
1995‑1996    Rodney C. Osborn, MD
1994‑1995    Jeffery Vender, MD
1993‑1994    Hugh C. Gilbert, MD
1992‑1993    Gary A. Draper, MD
1991‑1992    Naomi Sidell, MD
1990‑1991    Edward T. Toyooka, MD
1989‑1990    Susan Polk, MD
1988‑1989    Morton Shulman, MD
1987‑1988    J. Perry Jordan, MD
1986‑1987    Behrooz Zahed, MD
1985‑1986    Michael Cristoforo, MD
1984‑1985    Behrooz Zahed, MD
1984‑1984    William Gottschalk, MD
1983‑1984    Herbert M. Epstein, MD
1982‑1983    Bernard Wetchler, MD
1981‑1982    Robert B. Dodd, MD
1980‑1981    Ronald F. Albrecht, MD
1979‑1980    Anthony Ivankovich, MD
1978‑1979    M. Ramez Salem, MD
1977‑1978    Edward A. Brunner, MD
1976‑1977    Henri S. Havdala, MD
1975‑1976    R. Merle Stauffer, MD
1974‑1975    Adel A. El‑Etr, MD
1973‑1974    E. Trier Morch, MD, PhD
1972‑1973    Edward S. Evenson, MD
1971‑1972    Alon P. Winnie, MD
1970‑1971    Raymond Rose, MD
1969‑1970    John F. McKeage, MD
1968‑1969    Max Sadove, MD
1967‑1968    Vincent J. Collins, MD
1966‑1967    Ernest Dewhirst, MD
1965‑1966    Arthur T. Shima, MD
1964‑1965    James A. Felts, MD
1963‑1964    Max Sadove, MD
1962‑1963    Richard Lyons, MD
1961‑1962    Ernest F. Kreutzer, MD
1960‑1961    Harold L. Harris, MD
1959‑1960    Lawrence Ruttle, MD
1958‑1959    Huberta Livingston, MD
1957‑1958    James A. Felts, MD
1956‑1957    Bernard Stodsky, MD
1955‑1956    William O. McQuiston, MD
1954‑1955    Frank M. Grem, MD
1953‑1954    Herman J. Nebel, MD
1952‑1953    Lewis Hitchner, MD
1951‑1952    Bryce K. Ozanne, MD
1950‑1951    Charles Anderson, MD
1949‑1950    William O. McQuiston, MD
1948‑1949    W. Allen Conroy, MD