Jonathan D'Cunha, MD, PhD, FACS

Contact

Assistant

Kathy VanDerWeele
(412) 648-6315

Address

UPMC Presbyterian, 200 Lothrop Street, Suite C-922 Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Title(s)

Associate Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Vice Chair, Research and Education
Chief, Division of Lung Transplant/Lung Failure
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
 

Education and Training

MD Medical College of Wisconsin - 1997 
PhD Medical College of Wisconsin - 1995
BA University of Wisconsin –1990 
Intern in Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN - 1997 - 1998
Junior Resident in Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN - 1998 - 2000
Senior Resident in Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN - 2002 - 2003
Chief Resident in Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN - 2003 – 2004
Fellow, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN -2004-2007

Professional Activities

Society of Thoracic Surgeons
Minnesota Medical Association
Cancer and Leukemia Group B
American Association for Cancer Research
International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer
American Thoracic Society
American Society of Clinical Oncology
International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation
American Association for Thoracic Surgery Biology Club
Association of Program Directors in Surgery
Society of University Surgeons

Research Interests

Molecular mechanisms of non-small cell lung cancer tumorigenesis
Novel therapeutics for non-small cell lung cancer
Micrometastases and their potential biological significance in non-small cell lung cancer
Bronchial artery infusion of chemotherapeutic agents as a novel therapy for lung cancer
Surgical Education

Publications

Visit PubMed for a list of Dr. D'Cunha's publications.