Gerald Schmid-Bindert, MD

Department of Surgery, Heidelberg University Medical Center Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany

Dr. Gerald Schmid-Bindert received his MD degree from Ruprecht Karl University Heidelberg, Germany. He finished his Specialization in internal medicine In 2006, and in 2008 he subspecialized in Pulmonology. Since 2008 he was deputy section chief, and since 2013 he became head of thoracic oncology at University Medical Center Mannheim, Heidelberg University. He is a member of IASLC - Prevention, Screening and Early Detection Committee, ASCO, European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC); German Cancer Society (DKG) and European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO).He has been conducting many clinical trials and basic clinical research related to thoracic tumors and has published numerous articles, reviews and book chapters.In February 2015 he became Clinical Research Physician for Thoracic Oncology for Eli Lilly.