How to Start a Surgeon-Led Lung Cancer Screening Program

In the latest episode of the STS Webinar Series, an expert panel discusses the surgeon’s role in program development and increasing screening rates. The discussion also includes a review of the new United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) guidelines for lung cancer screening and the implications for surgeons of expanded screening.


Mark W. Onaitis, MD
UC San Diego Health
La Jolla, CA

Betty C. Tong, MD, MHS, MS
Duke Cancer Center
Durham, NC


DuyKhanh P. Ceppa, MD
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

Loretta Erhunmwunsee, MD
City of Hope
Duarte, CA

Cherie P. Erkmen, MD
Temple University Health System
Philadelphia, PA

Christopher R. Gilbert, DO
Swedish Thoracic Surgery
Seattle, WA

Elliot L. Servais, MD
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
Burlington, MA