Find a Doctor

Corey J. Langer, MD

Abramson Cancer Center

Degree and Institution

MD, Boston University

Faculty Title

Professor, Internal Medicine

Administrative Title

Director, Thoracic Oncology


Department of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Thoracic malignancies, including NSCLC, SCLC, thymic tumors, mesothelioma. Head and neck cancer; thyroid cancer

Research Expertise

Combined modality therapy of Locally advanced NSCLC; New agents in advanced NSCLC; Lung cancer in the elderly and in patients with compromised performance status; Multi-targeted antifols; taxanes; Monoclonal antibodies targeting EGFr and other receptors; Targeted (personalized) therapy; Immunotherapy in NSCLC; Combined chemotherapy and re-irradiation in head and neck cancer

Cancer Programs
Lung Cancer Program
» Hematology-Oncology

» Lung Cancer, Mesothelioma and Related Disorders

Other Affiliations
American Society of Clinical Oncology
American Association of Cancer Research
Eastern Cooperative Oncologic Group
Radiation Therapy Oncology Group
International Association for Study of Lung Cancer

Graduate Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 1981-4

Presbyterian University of Pennsylvania Medical Center 1984-1986; Fox Chase Cancer Center, 1986-7

Board Certifications
Medical Oncology, 1987
Internal Medicine, 1984


Click here to see my publications

Contact Information

Corey J. Langer

Abramson Cancer Center
Hematology/Oncology Division
3400 Spruce Street
12 Penn Tower
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Office Phone: 215-615-5121
Fax: 215-615-5122

Sally Tyson
Office Phone: 215-615-5121
Appointment Phone: 215-615-5121
Fax: 215-615-5122