Lung Cancer Lecture Series Videos

  • How is lung cancer diagnosed?
  • What are the types of treatments for lung cancer?
  • What kind of lung cancer research is under way at the University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center?

Answers to these questions and more are available in the following videos featuring University of Chicago lung cancer experts. Each presentation gives a thorough overview of a specific lung cancer topic, from diagnosis and treatment, to research and the future of lung cancer care. The specialists in these videos are part of a large team of physicians, nurses, technicians, therapists and social workers who work together to provide comprehensive care to people who have been diagnosed with lung cancer and those at risk for the disease.

Click on the links below to launch each video in a pop-up window. PDFs of most slide presentations and video transcripts are also available for download.

Lung Cancer Diagnosis

D. Kyle Hogarth

New Detection Tools for Lung Cancer (Video)
D. Kyle Hogarth, MD
Section of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
Slide Presentation (PDF)
Video Transcript (PDF)


Heber MacMahon

Advances in Thoracic Imaging (Video)
Heber MacMahon, MB, BCh
Department of Radiology
Slide Presentation (PDF)
Video Transcript (PDF)


Lung Cancer Treatment

Mark Ferguson

Surgical Therapy for Lung Cancer (Video)
Mark K. Ferguson, MD
Section of Cardiac & Thoracic Surgery
Slide Presentation (PDF)
Video Transcript (PDF)


Philip Hoffman

Systemic Therapy of Lung Cancer: Chemotherapy (Video)
Philip C. Hoffman, MD
Section of Hematology/Oncology
Slide Presentation (PDF)
Video Transcript (PDF)

Michael Maitland

The Roles of Molecular Medicine and Individualized Therapies (Video)
Michael L. Maitland, MD, PhD
Section of Hematology/Oncology
Slide Presentation (PDF)
Video Transcript (PDF)

Michael Maitland

Current Use of Pharmacogenetic Tests (Video)
Michael L. Maitland, MD, PhD
Section of Hematology/Oncology

Lung Cancer Research

Ravi Salgia

Lung Cancer Research: From Prevention to Cure (Video)
Ravi Salgia, MD, PhD
Section of Hematology/Oncology
Slide Presentation (PDF)
Video Transcript (PDF)


Patient & Family Resources

Tricia Parker

Connecting: Resources for Persons with Lung Cancer & Their Families (Video)
Tricia Parker, LSW
Slide Presentation (PDF)
Video Transcript (PDF)