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Radon exposure is a known risk factor for lung cancer yet it does not garner as much attention as other risk factors.  In this episode of Lung Cancer Considered, host Dr. Narjust Florez discusses radon, its impact on lung cancer diagnosis, new research covering radon and strategies to improve our patients and the general population's exposure to this radioactive gas. Her guest is Dr. Hina Khan, thoracic medical oncologist at the Lifespan Cancer Center and an assistant professor at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. Dr. Khan has studied the effect of radon in lung cancer and its genomic profile. 

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Narjust Florez Headshot 2022
Narjust Florez

MD

Associate Director of the Cancer Care Equity Program and Assistant Professor of Medicine
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Harvard Medical School
Hina Khan
Hina Khan

MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Brown University Warren Alpert School of Medicine
Lifespan Cancer Institute
Laura Mezquita
Laura Mezquita

MD, PhD

Adjunct Professor of Medicine
Universitat de Barcelona
Hospital Clinic Laboratory of Translational Genomics and Targeted Therapies in Solid Tumors

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