Sai Yendamuri, MD
SAI YENDAMURI, MD, FACS, Chair of the Department of Thoracic Surgery at Roswell Park Cancer Institute, received the prestigious Brompton Prize at a recent international gathering of thoracic surgeons. The award, given by the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons, is for the year’s best thoracic abstract, manuscript, and presentation of new research. Of approximately 250 abstracts accepted for presentation, 6 are selected for the Brompton Session, during which a panel of judges score the presentations and award the coveted prize to the top one.
Dr. Yendamuri accepted the award at the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons Annual Meeting for “An Analysis of the Risk and Benefit of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Among Patients Undergoing Surgery for Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer.” ■