Congratulations to Gita Mody, MD, who was recently selected to receive a TSF Research Award.

Dr. Mody was selected by The Thoracic Surgery Foundation (TSF) for her project entitled, “Improving Lung Cancer Surgery Using Patient Centered Outcomes” in the amount of $80,000 for the period July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2021.

The mission of the TSF is to foster the development of surgeon scientists in cardiothoracic surgery; increasing knowledge and innovation to benefit patient care.

The Thoracic Surgery Foundation supports research and education initiatives to:

  • Expand the specialty’s knowledge about cardiothoracic surgical treatment options
  • Enhance the care of patients with cardiothoracic diseases
  • Develop the skills of cardiothoracic surgeons, both as surgeon-scientists and as health policy leaders