Professor Thierry Le Chevalier

Head of the Institute of Thoracic Oncology at Gustave Roussy Hospital in Villejuif, France, and Marie Lannelongue Hospital in Le Plessis Robinson, France.

Professor Thierry Le Chevalier  specialized in Oncology
Country

France

Speciality
Oncology
Subspeciality
Lung Oncology
Experience
1979 years
Languages
English and French.

Areas of expertise

  • Non-small cell lung carcinoma
  • Lung cancer

About the expert

Prof. Thierry Le Chevalier is Head of the Institute of Thoracic Oncology at Gustave Roussy Hospital in Villejuif, and Marie Lannelongue Hospital in Le Plessis Robinson, France. He is also a Professor at the College of Medicine of Paris Hospitals, France. He is also a Member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, European Society of Medical Oncology, International Association for Study of Lung Cancer and French Cancer Society. He has been listed as a noteworthy Medical oncologist by The American Publishing Company "Marquis Who's Who".

    Prof. Thierry Le Chevalier got a Doctor of Medicine degree at Paris-Sud

    University in 1979. During his training years, he became a Fellow French

    Health Assistance, Yaounde, Cameroun from 1973-1974.

    After graduation, he became head lung unit at Institute Gustave Roussy,

    Villejuif, France from 1979—2005. He was a visiting associate professor at

    Georgetown University, Washington D.C. , USA in 1983-84. He also served

    as chairman of the Lung Cancer Group of the French Federation of Cancer

    Centers and of the Scientific Committee of the French Intergroup on

    Thoracic Oncology from 1982-2004. He became director of international

    affairs French National Cancer Institute in 2005-2006 and Vice President,

    Research and Development Oncology Europe, Glaxo Smith Kline based in

    London.

    Currently, Prof. Le Chevalier is Head of the Institute of Thoracic Oncology at

    Gustave Roussy Hospital and Marie Lannelongue Hospital, in South Paris .

    He is also a Member of the American Society ofClinical Oncology, European

    Society of Medical Oncology, International Association for Study of Lung Cancer and French Cancer Society.

    Prof. Le Chevalier has been listed as a noteworthy Medical oncologist by

    The American Publishing Company "Marquis Who's Who". He's one of the

    pioneers in lung oncology and an expert in therapeutic strategies and

    translational research applied to lung cancer.

  • Head of the Institute of Thoracic Oncology

    Gustave Roussy Hospital in Villejuif, France

  • Vice president

    2006 - 2009

    GlaxoSmithKline

  • Director international affairs

    2005 - 2006

    French National Cancer Institute

  • Head department medicine

    2000 - 2005

    Institute Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France

  • Chairman

    1999 - 2004

    French Intergroup of Thoracic Oncology

  • Chairman

    1998 - 2005

    Clinical trial committee

  • Chief of unit

    1988 - 1994

    Institute Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France

  • Visiting associate professor

    1983 - 1984

    Georgetown University, Washington, USA

  • President

    1982 - 2003

    Lung Group of French Cancer Center,

  • Head

    1979 - 2005

    lung unit Institute Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France

  • Fellow French Health Assistance

    1973 - 1974

    Yaounde, Cameroun

  • Member American Society Clinical Oncology

  • European Society Medical Oncology

  • International Association for Study of Lung Cancer

  • French Cancer Society

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