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Lung Cancer: Targets and Therapy

Dr Ou

Medicine, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, United States

Dr Ou

Editor-in-Chief:  Professor Sai-Hong Ignatius Ou

Professor Sai-Hong Ignatius Ou is currently the Health Science Clinical Professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology at the University of California Irvine School of Medicine. Dr. Ou received his MD and PhD degrees from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and completed internship and residency in internal medicine at Duke University Medical Center. Dr. Ou completed his hematology-oncology fellowship at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School. Dr. Ou has served an an institutional review committee member for more than 10 years at the University of California Irvine School of Medicine and has been involved in mentoring hematology-oncology fellows and other young investigators globally.
Dr. Ou is one of the eight original phase 1 investigators of crizotinib, and is the senior and corresponding author of the US phase 1 dose escalation of alectinib in the US and participated in the clinical trials of lorlatinib. Dr. Ou has published close to 130 peer-reviewed articles including publication in New Journal of Medicine, The Lancet Oncology, Journal of Clinical Oncology, JAMA Oncology, and Cancer Discovery. Dr. Ou is on the scientific advisor board of TP Therapeutics which is developing the fourth generation ALK/ROS1/NTRK inhibitor that can overcome solvent front mutations. His major research interests are in targeted therapy in lung cancer and other solid malignancies that harbors actionable driver mutations in particular receptor tyrosine kinase fusions and the strategies to overcome resistance to tyrosine kinase inhibitors. Dr. Ou serves on the editorial board of Annals of Oncology, Clinical Lung Cancer, and Translational Lung Cancer research and have been ad hoc reviewer for New England Journal of Medicine, The Lancet, The Lancet Oncology and Journal of Clinical Oncology among other journals. Dr. Ou is on the scientific committee for metastatic lung cancer for the American Society of Clinical Oncology annual meeting from 2016-2018.

Editorial Board

António Araújo, Head of the Department of Medical Oncology, Centro Hospitalar do Porto, Professor in Clinical Oncology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences Abel Salazar, University of Porto, Portugal.

Esther Chang, Professor of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA

Haiying Cheng, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Medical Oncology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical center, New York, NY, USA.

Fung-Lung Chung, Professor, Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA

Eugenie S Kleinerman, M.D.; Professor, Division of Pediatrics; Professor, Department of Cancer Biology; Mary V. and John A. Reilly Distinguished Chair, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA

Joseph Locker, Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Misako Nagasaka, MD, Associate Clinical Professor, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, UCI Health, USA.

Rajagopal Ramesh, Professor of Pathology, Department of Pathology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK, USA

Jack A Roth, Professor and Bud Johnson Clinical Distinguished Chair, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Professor of Molecular and Cellular Oncology, Director, W.M. Keck Center for Innovative Cancer Therapies, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA

Natthaya Triphuridet, MD, PhD, Faculty of Medicine and Public Health, HRH Princess Chulabhorn College of Medical Science, Bangkok, Thailand.

Frederick A Valeriote, Professor, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Director, Drug Discovery and Development Program, Henry Ford Cancer Institute, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA

Bernard Weissman, Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA

Reen Wu, Professor, Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California at Davis, Davis, CA, USA

Fengying Wu, MD PhD, Associate Professor in Department of Oncology, Shanghai pulmonary hospital, Medical School of Tongji University, Shanghai, China.

Jian-Ting Zhang, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Helen and Harold McMaster Chair in Biochemistry, Deapartment of Cancer Biology, University of Toledo College of Medicine & Life Sciences, Ohio, USA.