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Focus on Centers of Excellence: Penn Medicine, with Dr. Evan Alley and Dr. Charles Simone

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Drs. Alley and Simone are the co-directors of the Penn Mesothelioma and Pleural Program.

Dr. Alley is a medical oncologist and is the leading investigator in the PD-1 inhibitor trial that has recently made big news in mesothelioma. Read more about the trial here.

Dr. Simone treats patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma with photon and proton radiation therapy and photodynamic therapy (PDT). He is a National Institutes of Health and Department of Defense funded investigator who performs clinical and translational research investigating the novel use of proton therapy and PDT as definitive therapy and as part of multi-modality therapy for mesothelioma.

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