The chest imaging research group is an interdisciplinary research group in the Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology at the University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland. The group includes faculty members, senior and junior radiologists, postdoctoral fellows, research staff, and medical students and has the aim to represent the multimodal imaging of the lungs and the associated thoracic structures. The main focus of the research groups is the development and implementation of new imaging protocols for chest radiology.
The research group works closely with various clinical partners, namely thoracic surgery, pulmonology and rheumatology. Furthermore, there are collaborations of individual departments of the ETH with the aim to combine the respective knowledge and skills and to provide a platform for medical questions.
The main interests of the thoracic and cardiovascular research group include the following modalities and main research areas:
Klinikdirektorin, Klinik für Thoraxchirurgie
Leiterin Lungen- und Thoraxonkologiezentrum, Comprehensive Cancer Center Zürich
Professur/Ordinaria für Thoraxchirurgie, Universität Zürich
Vertreterin: Lunge, Transplantationszentrum