The LAM Foundation Scientific Advisory Board

An outstanding and dedicated LAM Scientific Advisory Board is the cornerstone of The LAM Foundation's research program. The LAM Scientific Board advises the Foundation on all scientific matters and formulates the direction of LAM research to be supported by The LAM Foundation Board of Directors.

  • Francis X. McCormack, MD
    Chairman

    Director, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
    University of Cincinnati Medical Center
    Cincinnati, OH
  • James P. Bridges, PhD

    Assistant Professor
    Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
    Cincinnati, OH
  • Thomas V. Colby, MD

    Professor of Pathology
    Mayo Clinic Scottsdale
    Scottsdale, AZ
  • Gregory P Downey, MD

    Executive Vice President, Academic Affairs
    Professor of Medicine
    LAM Clinic Director
    National Jewish Health
    Denver, CO
  • N. Tony Eissa, MD

    Professor of Medicine
    Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
    Baylor College of Medicine
    Houston, TX
  • Jilly Evans, PhD

    Chief Scientific Officer and Co-Founder
    Amira Pharmaceuticals
    San Diego, CA
  • Geraldine Finlay, MD

    Deputy Editor - Pulmonary and Critical Care
    UpToDate/Wolters Kluwer
    Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine
    Tufts University School of Medicine
    Boston, MA
  • Andrew P. Fontenot, MD

    Professor, Division Head, Allergy and Clinical Immunology
    University of Colorado Health Science Center
    Denver, CO
  • David Franz, MD

    Director, Tuberous Sclerosis Clinic
    Associate Director of Clinical Affairs
    Division of Neurology
    Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
    Cincinnati, OH
  • Stephen Hammes, MD, PhD

    Professor of Medicine Chief, Division of Endocrinology
    University of Rochester Medical Center
    Rochester, NY
  • Elizabeth Petri Henske, MD

    Brigham & Women’s Hospital
    Director, Center of LAM Research & Clinical Care
    Harvard Medical School
    Boston, MA
  • Yoshikazu Inoue, MD, PhD

    Director, Dept. of Diffuse Lung Diseases and Respiratory Failure National Hospital Organization
    Kinki-chuo Chest Medical Center
    LAM Clinic Director
    Sakai, Osaka, Japan
  • Simon Johnson, DM FRCP

    Professor of Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences
    University of Nottingham
    Queens Medical Center
    LAM Clinic Director
    Nottingham, England
  • Arnold S. Kristof, MDCM

    Associate Professor
    Department of Medicine
    McGill University
    Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Vera Krymskaya, PhD, MHA

    Professor of Medicine
    Perelman School of Medicine
    University of Pennsylvania
    Philadelphia, PA
  • David Kwiatkowski, MD, PhD

    Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
    Brigham & Women’s Hospital
    Boston, MA
  • Lisa Larkin, MD

    Assoc. Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology; Director, Division of Midlife Women's Health and Primary Care; Director UC Health Women's Center University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
    Cincinnati, OH
  • Brendan Manning, PhD

    Professor of Genetics & Complex Diseases
    Harvard School of Public Health
    Boston, MA
  • Joel Moss, MD, PhD

    Senior Investigator
    Laboratory of Translational Research
    NIH/NHLBI
    Bethedsa, MD
  • Reynold Panettieri Jr., MD

    Director, Clinical and Translational Science Institute
    Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences
    Rutgers University
    New Brunswick, NJ
  • David Plas, PhD

    Associate Professor Cancer Biology
    University of Cincinnati
    Cincinnati, OH
  • Jay H. Ryu, MD

    Professor of Medicine
    Division of Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine
    LAM Clinic Director
    Mayo Clinic
    Rochester, MN
  • Eugene Sullivan, MD

    EJS Consulting
    Olney, MD
  • Andrew Tee, PhD

    Medical Genetics
    Institute of Medical Genetics
    Wales College of Medicine
    Cardiff University
    Cardiff, Wales, UK
  • Cheryl Walker, MD

    Director, Center for Precision Environmental Health
    Professor, Cellular and Molecular Biology
    Baylor College of Medicine
    Houston, TX
  • Jeffrey A. Whitsett, MD

    Chief, Division of Neonatology, Perinatal & Pulmonary Biology
    Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
    Cincinnati, OH
  • Kathryn A. Wikenheiser-Brokamp, MD, PhD

    Director, Residency Research Program
    Associate Director, Medical Scientist Training Program
    Associate Professor, UC Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
    Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
    Cincinnati, OH
  • Raymond S. W. Yeung, MD

    Professor, Department of Surgery
    Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine & Pathology
    Division of Medical Genetics
    University of Washington School of Medicine
    Seattle, WA
  • Lisa Young, MD

    Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Medicine and Cell Biology
    LAM Clinic Director
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
    Nashville, TN