George R. SimonMD, FACP, FCCP
Dr Simon is an Associate Professor of Medicine, in the Division of Hematology/Oncology. He holds The Burtschy Family Distinguished Endowed Chair as part of the South Carolina Center of Economic Excellence in Tobacco-Related Malignancy Research. At Hollings, Dr Simon’s role will include increasing patient participation in clinical trials and developing new clinical trials that can be offered at Hollings and to our clinical trials network.
Dr Simon is an expert in thoracic malignancies, with an emphasis on lung cancer and mesothelioma. His research interests include developing personalized treatment platforms for non-small cell lung cancer, novel targeted agents for the treatment of lung cancer and mesothelioma and glucose metabolism in tumours.