Former Editorial Board

Abbas E. Abbas, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery, Temple University Hospital, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
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Thomas J. Birdas

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
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Bryan M Burt, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, USA
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Stephen D. Cassivi, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS, FRCS

Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
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Jin-Shing Chen, MD, PhD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, National Taiwan University and National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan; Department of Medical Affairs, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
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Tiziano De Giacomo, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, "Sapienza" University, Rome, Italy
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Todd Demmy, MD, FACS

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, USA
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Joel Dunning, FRCS, PhD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, UK
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Thomas A. D’Amico, MD

Duke University Medical Center, North Carolina, USA
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Felix G. Fernandez, MD, MSc

Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, USA

Erik Folch, MD

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
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Seth D. Force, MD

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University Atlanta, GA, USA
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Christophoros N. Foroulis, MD, PhD, FETCS, FEBTS

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, AHEPA University Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
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Tomasz Grodzki, MD, PhD, FETCS

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Regional Hospital for Lung Diseases, Szczecin-Zdunowo, Poland
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Wael C. Hanna, MDCM, MBA

Division of Thoracic Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
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Matthew G. Hartwig, MD, MHS

Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
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Mark William Hennon, MD, FACS

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY, USA
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Maurizio V. Infante, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, University and Hospital Trust, Verona, Italy
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Mahmoud Ismail, MD

Surgical Clinic, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany
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Henrik Jessen Hansen, MD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
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David R. Jones, MD

Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, USA
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Chang Hyun Kang, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, South Korea
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Masato Kanzaki, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Tokyo Women’s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
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Hyun Koo Kim, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Korea University Guro Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
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Jacob A. Klapper, MD, FACS

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
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Hiroaki Kuroda, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, at the Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
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Jaroslaw Kużdżał, PhD, FETCS

Professor, Department of Thoracic Surgery, Jagiellonian University Collegium Medicum; Chief of Thoracic Surgery, John Paul II Hospital, Cracow, Poland
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Chia-Chuan Liu, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery Sun Yat-Sen Cancer Center, Taiwan

Hideyuki Maeda, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Tokyo Women’s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
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Giuseppe Marulli, MD

Department of Cardiologic, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences, University Hospital, Via Giustiniani, Italy
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Rachel L. Medbery, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, USA 
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John D. Mitchell, MD

University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, USA
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Ryoichi Nakanishi, MD, PhD

Department of Oncology, Immunology and Surgery, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
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Jiro Okami, MD, PhD

Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka International Cancer Institute, Osaka, Japan
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Kostas Papagiannopoulos, MD, MMED THORAX, MD (CTh)

Department of Thoracic Surgery, St. James’s University Hospital, Leeds, UK
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Kalpaj R. Parekh, MBBS

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA, USA
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Valerio Perna, MD, PhD

Thoracic Surgery Unit, Hospital Universitario Son Espases Palma, Palma, Spain
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Francesco Petrella, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
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Eugenio Pompeo, MD

Policlinico Tor Vergata University; Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Biomedicine and Prevention, Tor Vergata Univer-sity, Rome, Italy
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Cecilia Pompili MD, PhD

Section of Patient Centred Outcomes Research, Leeds Institute of Cancer and Pathology, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK

Giovanna Rizzardi, MD

Thoracic Surgery Unit, Humanitas Gavazzeni Hospital, Bergamo, Italy
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Gaetano Rocco, MD, FRCS (Ed), FETCS, FCCP

Department of Thoracic Surgery and Oncology, National Cancer Institute, Pascale Foundation, Naples, Italy
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Noriyoshi Sawabata, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Nara Medical University School of Medicine, Nara, Japan
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Marco Scarci, MD, FRCS(Eng), FCCP

Department of Thoracic Surgery, University College of London Hospitals, London, UK
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Kimihiro Shimizu, MD, PhD

Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Shinshu University School of Medicine Asahi, Matsumoto, Nagano, Japan
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Joseph B. Shrager, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
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Franco Stella, MD, PhD

Chief of Thoracic Surgery, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
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Brendon M. Stiles, MD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, USA
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Yasuhiro Tsutani, MD, PhD

Department of Surgical Oncology, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
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Ori Wald, MD, PhD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
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David Waller, BMedSci, BM, BS, FRCS(Eng), FRCS(CTh), FCCP

Barts Thorax Centre, St Bartholomew's Hospital, London, UK
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Gavin M. Wright, MBBS (Melb), FRACS, PhD

Division of Cancer Surgery, Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre and Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
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Kazuhiro Yasufuku, MD, PhD, FCCP

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada
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Sai Yendamuri, MD, FACS, FCCP

Thoracic Oncology Center, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, USA
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Marcin Zielinski, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Pulmonary Hospital, Zakopane, Poland

Former Section Editor

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Xue-Feng Leng, MD, PhD candidate

Department of Thoracic Surgery, West China Hospital, Sichuan University; Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, the Affiliated Hospital of Chengdu University, Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China
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Federico Raveglia, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, ASST - Santi Paolo e Carlo, University of Milan Medical School, Milan, Italy
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Monisha Sudarshan, MD, MPH, FRCSC

Mayo Clinic Rochester, Minnesota, USA