Lee M. Krug, MD

Deputy Chief, Thoracic Oncology Service
Pictured: Lee Krug

My primary responsibility as a thoracic oncologist at Memorial Sloan Kettering is to care for patients with lung cancer and malignant pleural mesothelioma. I also run clinical trials that test novel drugs and treatment strategies for individuals with small cell lung cancer and mesothelioma.

I have a particular interest in therapies that boost the immune system to allow it to recognize and attack specific molecules on cancer cells. I have conducted studies testing cancer vaccines developed by scientists at our center in patients with small cell lung cancer and mesothelioma.

Location
Appointments for New Patients
866-675-5864 (866-MSK-LUNG)
Phone
646-888-4201
Clinical Expertise

Mesothelioma; Small Cell Lung Cancer and Other Pulmonary Neuroendocrine Tumors; Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Languages Spoken
English
Education

MD, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Residencies

The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Fellowships

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine; Medical Oncology

Publications by Lee M. Krug
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