Co-Chairs & Panel Members

Andrea Wolf

Andrea Wolf, M.D., MPH

Thoracic Surgery

Assistant Professor, Department of Thoracic Surgery
The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Dr. Wolf is Director of the new Women’s Lung Cancer Program at the Mt Sinai Hospital in New York, which will focus on multidisciplinary treatment, community outreach, education, and clinical research in lung cancer in women.

Dr. Wolf specializes in General Thoracic Surgery for men and women, with expertise in robotic and minimally-invasive techniques, including video-assisted thoracic and laparoscopic surgery for benign and malignant diseases of the chest wall, lung, mediastinum, diaphragm, and esophagus. She is fluent in Hebrew and certified by both the American Board of Thoracic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery.

She graduated Cum Laude from Princeton University and earned highest honors and her medical degree at Harvard Medical School. She trained in General Surgery and served as Chief Resident at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston and earned a Masters in Public Health (MPH) in the area of Clinical Effectiveness at Harvard University School of Public Health while researching malignant pleural mesothelioma and early stage lung cancer as a Thoracic Oncology Research Fellow at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

Mount Sinai Health System

Mount Sinai Health System includes seven teaching hospitals and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. It is an Accountable Care Organization (ACO).

Program Structure

Centralized: SDM and orders performed by dedicated LCS program personnel

Program Governance Structure


Type of Tracking System

As of 2000, we use the I-ELCAP database which we developed to capture background data, and CT information and images

Unique Population Served by Program

African-American, Hispanic, and other minority and immigrant populations