Alexander Spira, MD, PhD, FACP, is a Medical Oncologist and Director of the Virginia Cancer Specialists Research Institute, Virginia, USA.
Dr Spira’s research interests include personalised medicine, lung cancer and immunotherapy and he specialises in pleural mesothelioma. Dr Spira contributes to the development of targeted treatment options through his work at the Virginia Cancer Specialists Research Institute.
He chairs the US Oncology Research Executive Committee and is a member of the US Oncology National Policy Board Executive Committee. Furthermore, Dr Spira is an Assistant Professor of Oncology at the John Hopkins School of Medicine. His work has been honoured as he is a recipient of the Castle Connolly award for Top Doctor in 2014.EM-69874 - Date of preparation: August 2021