Bloggers Add Color, Insight

Four physicians and a patient advocate attending the ATS International Conference will share their experiences through blogs. They will post their thoughts on the ATS Community on Facebook. The bloggers are:

Ann Wu, MD, MPH, is an asthma researcher and physician whose regular blog is She is an asthma researcher at Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, a pediatrician at Children’s Hospital Boston, and mom of a 12-year-old with asthma.

Nitin Seam, MD, is director of training and simulation at the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center Critical Care Medicine Department and a clinical associate professor of medicine at George Washington University. Dr. Seam has an educational interest in the appropriate use of innovative technologies in medical education. He is the digital media editor of the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.

Jess Mandel, MD, 2015-17 chair appointee of the ATS International Conference Committee, is an associate dean for undergraduate medical education and professor of medicine at the University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine. He has blogged about the conference in the past and wants to share updates about ATS 2017.

Kevin S. Gipson, MD, is a clinical fellow in pediatrics at Massachusetts General Hospital who will focus on information for early career professionals.

Susan Wisliceny is a member of the ATS Public Advisory Roundtable and a patient advocate for non-tuberculous mycobacteria. She also is executive director for NTM Info & Research, Inc.

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