Lurong Zhang, MD, PhD

Lurong Zhang, MD, PhDResearch Professor
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  • Anti-tumor therapy
  • Anti-inflammation agents
  • Mechanisms of radiation toxicity

Educational Background

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Immunotherapy, Bristol-Myers Squibb Research Institute, Seattle, WA
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Immunopharmacology Research Lab, VA Medical Center, Idaho State University, Boise, ID
  • PhD, Biochemistry, Second Medical College, Shanghai, PRC
  • MD, Medicine, Fujian Medical College, Fuzhou, PRC

Professional Societies and Committees

  • Active Member, American Association for Cancer Research
  • Committee Member, FCM Shared Resource, Lombardi Cancer Center
  • Reviewer, Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

Publications available through PubMed.

Nationally ranked

U.S. News and World Report

Nationally ranked in 6 adult specialties and 6 pediatric specialties and rated high performing in 4 adult specialties and 5 procedures and conditions.


defining optimal treatments

Annual Research Seminar

The seminar has three concurrent programs for radiation therapy, oncology nursing, and radiation oncology.



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