Find out what sets the Winship Cancer Institute apart in terms of offering the best of clinical care and cutting edge research for lung cancer patients. Dr. Fadlo Khuri, Deputy Director, describes what makes Emory's lung cancer program so good and sets it apart from others in Georgia.
Lung Cancer Work at Winship Cancer Institute
Team members are fully dedicated to the care of patients and the discovery of new treatments for lung cancers. Experts draw upon Emory University's vast resources in thoracic surgery, medical oncology, radiation oncology, surgical oncology, and pulmonology. In addition, Winship's cancer care team includes pathologists, radiologists, advanced practice nurses, and oncology nurses who are dedicated to lung and aerodigestive cancer treatment and research.
About Fadlo Khuri, MD
Fadlo R. Khuri, MD, is Deputy Director of the Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University. He also serves as Chairman of the Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology. Dr. Khuri is a Georgia Cancer Coalition Distinguished Scholar and holds
Dr. H. Jean Khoury of the Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University discusses hematological disorders and blood cancers, including various treatment options and resources available through National Cancer Institute designated cancer centers, such as the Winship Cancer Institute. For more information about the Winship Cancer Institute, visit: https://winshipcancer.emory.edu/
Winship Cancer Institute is the only National Cancer Institute designated cancer treatment center in Georgia. Watch how the cancer care team uses cutting edge technology to give cancer patients the hope and care they need.
As Georgia's first and only National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center, Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University is dedicated to translating research discoveries into better cancer treatments and therapeutic approaches for our patients. Winship Cancer Institute http://winshipcancer.emory.edu
The Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University made strides in many areas this year; enrolling over 800 patients in new therapeutic trials, breaking ground on the Emory Proton Therapy Ctr., and many exciting research discoveries to name just a few. This short video highlights some of Winship's milestones and accomplishments in 2013. http://winshipcancer.emory.edu
On February 4th, World Cancer Day, Winship joins the efforts of international health organizations to promote ways to ease the global burden of cancer. As part of an international community of doctors and scientists, Winship advances cancer research and treatment through the sharing of knowledge and experience. Walter J. Curran, Jr., MD, Winship's executive director, describes global research Winship is involved in and its impact. About Dr. Curran: Walter J. Curran, Jr. was appointed Executive Director of the Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University in September 2009. He joined Emory in January 2008, as the Lawrence W. Davis Professor and Chair of Radiation Oncology and Chief Medical Officer of the Winship Cancer Institute. To learn more , visit: http://winshipcancer.emory.edu