The American Lung Association in Greater Chicago will host a free 90-min webinar on the latest advances in the lung cancer continuum on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at 6:30 pm ET. 

The virtual event is designed for physicians, registered nurses, nurse navigators, respiratory therapists and other health professionals. Attendees will learn about optimizing lung cancer screening, diagnosis and treatment for a disease that remains the leading cause of cancer deaths in the US.

Panelists include:

  • Sangeeta Bhorade, MD – medical director of interstitial lung disease at Veracyte Inc.; board member at the American Lung Association
  • Neeraj R. Desai, MD, MBA, FCCP, FACP, D-AABIP – medical director at AMITA Health; associate professor of medicine at UI Health; board member at the American Lung Association
  • Jessica Donington, MD, MSCR – professor of surgery and chief of the section of thoracic surgery at UChicago Medicine
  • Jyoti Patel, MD – medical director of thoracic oncology at Northwestern Medicine; assistant director for clinical research at the Lurie Cancer Center; associate vice-chair for clinical research in the department of medicine

More information, including how to register, is available at