Interventional Pulmonology-related and medical device development research is an important aspect of our program. Collaborations with many manufacturers and device developers exist. Many clinical trials are ongoing at any particular time and active participation of the fellow is expected. As a part of the research team, the fellow gains experience in designing and conducting animal and clinical research studies as well as establishing budgets, etc.
• Research in identification of genetic alterations in small samples and bodily fluids to guide personalized cancer treatment