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Interventional Chest Diagnostic Procedures


Focuses on invasive procedures performed by chest physicians.

What's New?

Interventional Chest/Diagnostic Procedures NetWork Featured Lecture and Open Forum

Research in Pleural Disease: The Light Shines On

Gary Lee, MD

In-person learning is back!

Keep your knowledge and skill set up-to-date with our expert-led continuing medical education courses. CHEST Simulation Courses feature an all-new format that will ensure your safety while offering you valuable hands-on, interactive training with experts.


Comprehensive Pleural Procedures With Cadavers

November 12

Advanced Airway Management With Cadavers

November 13

Critical Care Ultrasound: Integration Into Clinical Practice

November 19, November 20, or November 21

Extracorporeal Support for Respiratory and Cardiac Failure in Adults

December 10 or December 11

As a NetWork member, you're welcome to join your NetWork Steering Committee calls. If interested in joining an upcoming call, please contact  Michelle Kosobucki, and she will be happy to share access information.


Kamran Mahmood, MBBS, FCCP
Liaison: CHEST 2021 Scientific Program Committee



Jason Akulian, MD, FCCP

Steering Committee

Jose De Cardenas, MD, FCCP
Anne Gonzalez, MD, FCCP
Abdul Hamid Alraiyes, MD, FCCP
Fabien Maldonado, MD, FCCP
Saman Rafeq, MD, FCCP
Audra Schwalk, MD
Sonali Sethi, MD, FCCP
Keriann Van Nostrand, MD
George Zhi Cheng, MD, PhD, FCCP

Fellow-in-Training Member

Abhinav Agrawal, MD
Christina MacRosty, MD

Ex Officio Member

Lonny Yarmus, DO, FCCP

Staff Liaison

Michelle Kosobucki