CHESTBoard of Regents

Board of Regents

The Board of Regents is our governing body and includes 18-21 members:

  • President
  • President-Elect
  • Immediate Past President
  • President-Designate
  • 10-13 Regents-at-Large
  • Foundation Chair
  • Networks Chair
  • Global Governors Chair

2023 Board of Regents

Doreen J. Addrizzo-Harris, MD, FCCP, President
Jack D. Buckley, MD, MPH, FCCP, President-Elect
John A. Howington, MD, FCCP, President-Designate
David A. Schulman, MD, MPH, FCCP, Immediate Past President


Douglas A. Arenberg, MD, FCCP
Christopher L. Carroll, MD, FCCP
Kevin M. Chan, MD, FCCP
Angel Coz, MD, FCCP
Aneesa M. Das, MD, FCCP
Vera A. De Palo, MD, FCCP
Neil S. Freedman, MD, FCCP
Sandhya Khurana, MD, FCCP
Lisa K. Moores, MD, FCCP
Michael E. Nelson, MD, FCCP
Alexander S. Niven, MD, FCCP
Nneka O. Sederstrom, PhD, MA, FCCP
Victor J. Test, MD, FCCP
Robert De Marco, MD, FCCP, Foundation Chair
Cassie C. Kennedy, MD, FCCP, Networks Chair
Semra Bilaceroglu, MD, FCCP, Global Governors Chair
Robert A. Musacchio, PhD, CHEST CEO

Meetings of the College Board of Regents are open for members to attend and observe.* These are the meetings scheduled for 2023:

  • Winter 2023: Thursday, January 13, 2023, 8 am – 4 pm ET (Naples, FL)
  • Spring 2023: Thursday, April 27, 2023, 9 am – 4 pm CT (Glenview, IL)
  • Summer 2023: Tuesday, August 1, 2023, 8 am – 4 pm CT (Glenview, IL)
  • Fall 2023: Friday, October 6, 8 am – 4 pm HST at the annual meeting in Honolulu, Hawai’i

*Please note: Exact dates and times of the meetings are subject to change. Portions of the meeting may be closed, and guidelines related to guest member participation is at the discretion of the President. If you're interested in observing an upcoming meeting, please contact Suzanne Sletto, CAE, at