Co-Chairs & Panel Members


David K. Madtes, M.D.

Full Member, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Director, Lung Cancer Early Detection and Prevention Clinic

Director, Lung Cancer CT Screening Program

Associate Professor, University of Washington School of Medicine

Dr. Madtes is a pulmonary and critical care specialist whose expertise is in lung injury repair process, cell biology, and respiratory system. He is also involved in the Lung Cancer Early Detection & Prevention Clinic. Dr. Madtes has more than 20 years of experience in pulmonary problems among cancer patients. He understands the importance of early diagnosis of lung cancer and has a special interest in using minimally invasive methods for early lung cancer detection. In addition to his clinical expertise, his research focuses on the identification of gene expression profiles in lung cancer and in radiation-induced lung injury.

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance/ University of Washington Medical Center

The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance/University of Washington Medical Center is a multidisciplinary group practice accountable care organization.

Program Structure

Hybrid program: Decentralized orders/SDM Centralized: tracking and smoking cessation performed by dedicated LCS personnel

Program Governance Structure

Radiology
Pulmonary
Multidisciplinary LCS Oversight Committee

Type of Tracking System

Commercially available LCS software

Unique Population Served by Program

Minority representation
Socio-economically disadvantaged patients