UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Lung Cancer SPORE

News and Events Archive

12.06.2011 Dr. Steven D. Shapiro
Senior Vice President and Chief Medical and Scientific Officer, UPMC
Project Co-Leader of the Hillman SPORE in Lung Cancer Project 4
Program Co-Leader of the Lung SPORE Career Development Program
Presentation: "Targeting Neutrophil Elastase in Lung Cancer"
11.15.2011 Ms. Stephanie Dunn Haney
Hillman SPORE in Lung Cancer Patient Advocate
Presentation: "Targeting Neutrophil Elastase in Lung Cancer"
10.11.2011 Mark A. Socinski, MD
Director of the Lung Cancer Section, Division of Hematology/Oncology
Co-Director of the UPMC Lung Cancer Center of Excellence
Co-Director of the Lung Cancer Program Presentation: "Clinical Trials in Advanced NSCLC: Current and Evolving Therapeutic Paradigms"
09.13.2011 Pamela Hershberger, PhD
Presentation: "Emerging Applications: Vitamin D in lung cancer chemoprevention and treatment"

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SPORE in Lung Cancer Career Development Award recipient Robert Binder, PhD, featured in Fall 2008 issue of PittMED. (Article is on page 12)

Dr. Jill Siegfried, Associate Director of the SPORE in Lung Cancer, was interviewed by the Wall Street Journal for the article "Lung Cancer in Women on the Rise", published June 8, 2010.