Lung Cancer Connection - Support, Education, Research, Hope

Dr. Ramaswamy Govindan, M.D.

Primary Academic Title:

Professor of Medicine, Division of Oncology,
Section of Medical Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise:

Esophageal, thoracic and lung cancer


1986: MD, University of Madras, Madras, India


  • 1987-1991: Resident,internal medicine, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
  • 1991-1993: Intern and resident, internal medicine, Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago
  • 1993-1996: Fellow, hematology and oncology, Washington University, St. Louis

Board Certification:

  • 1993: American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • 1996: American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology
  • 1997: American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology