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Clinical Research in Lung Cancer
A Personalized Approach to Cancer Care

Sponsored by Thompson Cancer Survival Center

Friday, November 4, 2022 | 4:30 – 7:00 p.m. 

Thompson Cancer Survival Center (TCSC) and Thompson Oncology Group (TOG) recognize the importance of clinical research and making it available for the communities we serve. Continuing education opportunities help clinical providers, patients, and the community stay current with developments and trials available and those on the horizon. This conference will provide research professionals, clinical providers, patients, and the community at large with an updated and enhanced understanding of oncology clinical research.

Featured Speakers:

Thomas Iams, MD
Medical Oncologist and Assistant Professor of Medicine
Vanderbilt University
Topic: Potential of Circulation Tumor DNA to Guide Treatment in Patients with Lung Cancer

David Chism, MD
Medical Director of Clinical Trials 
Hematologist and Medical Oncologist

David Graham, MD
Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeon 
Topic: Evolution of a Thoracic Surgical Oncologist in Early Stage Lung Cancer

Varun Shah, MD
Interventional Pulmonologist

Brion Shin, MD
Radiation Oncologist

Chester Ramsey, Ph.D., DABR, DABMP
Chief Medical Physicist 
Thompson Cancer Survival Center
Topic: Prediction of Lung Cancer Tumor Response to Radiation Therapy 

Kimberly Pickel, FNP
Oncology Nurse Practitioner


NOTE: Facility tours of Thompson Proton Center will be available immediately following the program! 


CME Credits Available! 

Covenant Health is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Covenant Health designates this live activity for 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.