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Lung Cancer News Releases

August 23, 2018
The lung cancer surgery program at Rush University Medical Center has received three stars — the highest rating possible — from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, an honor given to only the top 5 percent of thoracic surgery programs in the United States and Canada.
November 1, 2017
Rush University Medical Center’s lung cancer care team is one of five recipients worldwide of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer's Cancer Care Team Award.
October 19, 2017
Certain cancer cells stave off their death with help from a particular molecule in a protein involved in the body’s immune system response, a research team at Rush University Medical Center has found.
July 25, 2017
Sales of a limited edition White Sox cap with a cancer awareness ribbon in part benefit pediatric cancer research and treatment at Rush.
February 20, 2015
The Society of Thoracic Surgeons has designated the Rush Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery a three-star program for lobectomy, a surgical procedure commonly used to treat lung cancer. It is the society’s highest rating and only is bestowed on the top five percent of thoracic surgery programs in the United States.