Advances in Thoracic Surgical Oncology

Educational Objectives

  • Improve the understanding of contemporary, minimally-invasive surgical approaches to lung and esophageal cancers
  • Appreciate the importance of a multidisciplinary approach to diagnosing and treating thoracic malignancies
  • Understand the multiple roles of thoracic surgery in the era of targeted therapy

Call for Abstracts

Participants are invited to submit an abstract for presentation at the meeting. Abstracts for the poster session will be selected on the basis of their scientific merit and content quality. Six travel grants will be awarded in the amounts of $500 for participants from North America and $1000 for participants from other continents.

Submit an abstract online by Tuesday, September 1, 2015.


Physicians and allied health professionals who care for patients with thoracic oncologic diseases including lung cancer, esophageal cancer, mesothelioma, and thymic malignancies.

Additional Information

See brochure for full course details.

Date & Time(s)


Waldorf Astoria New York
540 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10022


For more information, contact or
646-227-2025; 646-227-2653 (Phone)
212-557-0773 (Fax)


Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center



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