Provost’s Inaugural Lecture

Esophageal Cancer: Discoveries and Decades of Progress in Thoracic Oncology



Date
June 20, 2018
Time
4:00 PM
Speaker(s)
Arjun Pennathur, MD
Sampson Family Professor of Thoracic Surgical Oncology Associate Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery and of Critical Care Medicine School of Medicine
Description

Arjun Pennathur, MD, associate professor of cardiothoracic surgery and of critical care medicine, School of Medicine, will deliver a Provost’s Inaugural Lecture, “Esophageal Cancer: Discoveries and Decades of Progress in Thoracic Oncology,” at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, June 20, in Scaife Hall, Lecture Room 6. [Add to Calendar]

The Provost’s Inaugural Lecture series invites University of Pittsburgh faculty members to give a lecture marking their recent appointments to endowed chairs. Dr. Pennathur is the Sampson Family Professor of Thoracic Surgical Oncology. His research focuses on the prevention, molecular staging, and treatment of lung and esophageal cancers and other thoracic malignancies.

A reception with light refreshments will follow the talk.