Prof. Thierry Le Chevalier specialized in oncology

Prof. 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 at the College of Medicine of Paris Hospitals, France.

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

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 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".

Areas of expertise: Non-small cell lung carcinoma and Lung cancer

About

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.


Experiences and Positions

Head of the Institute of Thoracic Oncology
Gustave Roussy Hospital in Villejuif, France

2006 - 2009

Vice president
GlaxoSmithKline

2006 - 2009

Research and Development Oncology Europe

2005 - 2006

Director international affairs
French National Cancer Institute

2000 - 2005

Head department medicine
Institute Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France

1998 - 2005

Chairman
Clinical trial committee

1999 - 2004

Chairman
French Intergroup of Thoracic Oncology

1994 - 2004

Chief of service
Institute Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France

1988 - 1994

Chief of unit
Institute Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France

1983 - 1984

Visiting associate professor
Georgetown University, Washington, USA

1973 - 1974

Fellow French Health Assistance
Yaounde, Cameroun

Doctor of Medicine
Paris-Sud University


Memberships

Member of:

  • Member American Society Clinical Oncology
  • European Society Medical Oncology
  • International Association for Study of Lung Cancer
  • French Cancer Society

Markers of esteem

  • Listed as a noteworthy Medical oncologist by Marquis Who's Who.

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