Einstein/Montefiore Department of Medicine

Grand Rounds

Medicine Grand Rounds: Advances in Lung Cancer Care - An Interventional Pulmonary Perspective

Einstein/Montefiore Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, October 15, 2015

8:00 AM: Forchheimer Medical Science Building 3rd Floor Lecture Hall

Speaker & Info

Ali Sadoughi, MD
Director, Interventional Pulmonology and Bronchoscopy
Montefiore Einstein

Repeated at 12:15 pm, Cherkasky Auditorium, Montefiore Medical Center.

Dr. Ali Sadoughi completed medical education at Shahid Beheshti University in Tehran in 1995. He moved to the United States to complete a research fellowship at Stanford University, an internal medicine residency at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, a pulmonary and critical care fellowship at Hofstra North Shore LIJ School of Medicine, and an interventional pulmonology fellowship at Washington University in St. Louis. He has learned and practiced ultrasonography and echocardiography and their application in pulmonary and critical care medicine. The outcome of his research studies in pulmonary hypertension and interventional pulmonary has been published in high-ranked medical journals and presented in multiple national conferences.

Dr. Sadoughi is well armed with different skill sets, especially in sampling of peripheral pulmonary lesions. He joined the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Montefiore Cancer Center as the director of the Interventional Pulmonology and Bronchoscopy in September 2015. He is a member of the American Association of Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology (AABIP) with interest in evolution and application of sophisticated and modern technologies in early diagnosis and treatment of different pulmonary diseases; from lung cancers to pulmonary hypertension, interstitial lung disease, respiratory failure, and pleural diseases.

Objectives - After attending this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Understand the benefits and obstacles to the Lung Cancer Screening
  2. Recognize the novel and less invasive modalities for diagnosis and staging of lung cancer
  3. Have insight into recent advances in customized targeted therapies of lung cancer
  4. Understand the therapeutic and palliative procedures for the treatment of lung cancer and its airway and pleural complications

Accreditation: Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 credit towards the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

Host: Department of Medicine (Division of Pulmonary Medicine)

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