Active Thoracic Surgery Research

You Can Help Make Cancer Breakthroughs

Blood test for lung cancer circulating tumour DNA
(Lung ctDNA Study)

This study uses  blood samples to find Lung Cancer circulating tumour DNA (ctDNA). We use this to assess the impact on cancer survival after surgery.

To learn more please contact the study coordinator.

Study Coordinator Contact:

Tel: 604-202-6266

Email: Carey.MiaoTang@vch.ca

Quality of Life Study
(QoL Study)

The goal of this study is to improve Quality of Life for people with Lung Cancer after surgery. Participation involves a simple email survey.


To learn more please contact the study coordinator.

Study Coordinator Contact:

Tel: 604-202-6266

Email: Carey.MiaoTang@vch.ca

VGH lung biobank

Lung Biobank

The goal of this study is to organize the extra lung tissue removed with routine lung cancer surgery for studies to improve lung cancer survival.


To learn more please contact the study coordinator.

Study Coordinator Contact:

Tel: 604-202-6266

Email: Carey.MiaoTang@vch.ca