Immuno-Oncology Forum International  Speaker

Associate Professor Leora Horn

Dr Horn is an Associate Professor of Medicine and the Clinical Director of the Thoracic Oncology Research Program at Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center (VICC) in Nashville Tennessee, USA. She is also the Assistant Vice Chairman for Faculty Development at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Her clinical practice focuses on the care of patients with lung cancer. She is an active member of the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group, International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer and the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Associate Professor Horn has over 80 publications including in the New England Journal of Medicine, Nature Medicine and Journal of Clinical Oncology. In the last five years, she has been among the top 5 in accrual to clinical trials at VICC where she has a focus on clinical trials with targeted therapies and immunotherapy as well as small cell lung cancer. Associate Professor Horn works closely with many collaborators at VICC translating laboratory findings into clinical trials for patients with lung cancer.