Session 2: Pleural Mesothelioma Surgical Options - Video 1 of 2 - Flores

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Session 2: Pleural Mesothelioma Surgical Options - Video 1 of 2 - Flores

Raja Flores was born and raised in New York.  He attended college at New York University, and medical school at Albert Einstein College of Medicine.  He did his cardiothoracic surgery training at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital of Harvard Medical School.  He has been an attending thoracic surgeon at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York for approximately seven years using surgical techniques to cure lung cancer, esophageal cancer, and malignant mesothelioma.  He also obtained masters in biostatistics and clinical research methods at Columbia University.  And has put together several sentinel papers in mesothelioma including the largest single center experience and the largest series
comparing Extrapleural Pneumonectomy to Pleurectomy Decortication.  He continues to maintain a database of over 1,000 patients with mesothelioma.

Click here to view Dr. Flores' slide presentation (pdf format)
Click here to download the audio file of Dr. Fores' presentation. 

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