Dr. Jonathan D’Cunha studied molecular biology at the University of Wisconsin–Madison before he earned his PhD and then MD at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He then did his internship, residency, and fellowship at the University of Minnesota before he became an Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Thoracic and Foregut Surgery, Department of Surgery, at the University of Minnesota.
Dr. D’Cunha is currently an Associate Professor of Surgery in the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh. He is also the Surgical Director of Lung Transplantation, Associate Program Director of Thoracic Surgery, and Vice-Chair of Academic Affairs at the University of Pittsburgh, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery.
Dr. D’Cunha’s research interests include:
molecular mechanisms of non-small cell lung cancer tumorigenesis
novel therapeutics for non-small cell lung cancer
He serves on the editorial boards of Journal of Thoracic Disease, Annals of Surgical Oncology, and Journal of Surgical Oncology. In addition, he is a grant reviewer for the National Institute of Academic Anesthesia.
View a list of Dr. D’Cunha’s publications here.