Advances in the Treatment of Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma

Department of Surgery Grand Rounds
October 16, 2013

Andrea S. Wolf, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Objectives:

-Understand the rationale for Multimodality Therapy in malignant pleural mesothelioma.
-Discuss gender differences in presentation of malignant pleural mesothelioma and what that may mean for other thoracic cancers.