Professor Girard is the Head of the Thorax Institute Curie-Montsouris in Paris, France and Professor of Respiratory Medicine and Thoracic Oncology at the Paris Saclay University, France. He specialises in treating patients with lung cancer or rare thoracic cancer. Chair of the Oncology Group of the French Society of Respiratory Medicine, he also serves as a member of the board of the French Cooperative Thoracic Intergroup.
Prof. Girard has extensive experience in clinical and translational thoracic tumour research aimed at improving the treatment of thoracic cancers, including lung cancer. His current areas of research include the development of tailored medicine and immunotherapy monitoring programmes in lung cancer and rare thoracic tumours, including thymomas.
As leading pneumologist, Prof. Girard has published over 100 articles and numerous book chapters in the field of thoracic oncology and is a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Thoracic Oncology and Lung Cancer.
EM-53393 - Date of preparation: February 2021