Social media: A new front against lung cancer

David Cooke is the head of General Thoracic Surgery and an educator on lung cancer at UC Davis Health. Dr. Cooke saw that there was a need for a larger discussion around lung cancer, so he helped found Lung Cancer Social Media (#LCSM). LCSM has become a trusted hub for patients and caretakers to go for all things lung cancer.


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David Cooke, FACS, MD

David Cooke, FACS, MD

Associate Director Cardiothoracic Robotics Program
Associate Professor; Head, Section of General Thoracic Surgery
Program Director of the Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency
Task-Force Chair Comprehensive Lung Cancer Screening Program

Dr. Cooke specializes in general thoracic surgery, thoracic oncology, surgical treatment of malignant and benign esophageal disease, video assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) and Robotic surgery with special interest in Robotic pulmonary ...

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