Timothy Burns, MD, PhD

Timothy Burns, MD, PhD, assistant professor of medicine in the department of medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, at UPMC Hillman Cancer Center in Pittsburgh, where his laboratory focuses on discovering targeted therapies for lung cancer. His scientific papers on lung cancer have appeared in Nature Genetics, Oncogene, Cancer Research, Molecular Cancer Research, Cancer and many other medical journals.

Lung Cancer

Breakthroughs in Lung Cancer

Lung cancer kills more men and women than any other type of cancer. But with new treatments, people are now living longer. Read on for details…

Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer Is On the Rise Among Nonsmokers

But new treatments dramatically improve outcomes… People who have never smoked often assume that they’ll never get lung cancer. But…