Lung Cancer - Advancements in Treatment, Early Detection and Research

Service: Topics: Organization:
Long Beach Memorial
Robert A. Nagourney, MD
Featured speaker:

Robert A. Nagourney, MD

Specialties:
  • Oncology - Medical, Oncology & Hematology, Internal Medicine

Robert A. Nagourney, MD, is Medical and Laboratory Director at Rational Therapeutics, Inc., in Long Beach, California and teaches Pharmacology at the University of California at Irvine. He is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hematology. He has licensure in California and Virginia.

Podcast Summary

Lung cancer has the highest mortality rate of any cancer, largely because it is rarely detected early, resulting in late stage diagnosis of the disease, making it more difficult to treat.

Dr. Robert Nagourney, MD discusses the great need to raise awareness and explains the signs and symptoms of lung cancer and early detection.