Ramaswamy Govindan, M.D.

Ramaswamy Govindan, M.D.

Director,Thoracic Oncology Program; Co-Director, Medical Oncology; Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine Oncology Division
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis

Dr. Govindan is board certified in medical oncology. His research includes predicting outcomes in patients with early stage non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) using genomic studies and developing novel therapeutic options for patients with NSCLC. His research group is also interested in studying molecular changes associated with lung cancer in lifelong never-smokers.

Dr. Govindan is co-chair of the lung cancer working group for The Cancer Genome Atlas project funded by the National Cancer Institute. He is also principal investigator and program director for the Washington University Paul Calabresi (K12) oncology Training Program.