Meet the Mesothelioma Treatment Team

Thoracic Surgery:


Joseph Friedberg, MD
Charles Reid Edwards Professor of Surgery
Thoracic Surgeon-in-Chief, University of Maryland Medical System


Shamus Carr, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery


Shelby Stewart, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Medical Oncology:


Petr F. Hausner, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

Kenneth Miller, MD
Assoc. Prof. of Medicine
Medical Director, UMGCCC Stoler Outpatient Pavilion

Katherine Scilla, MD | UM Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center medical oncologistKatherine Scilla, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Dan Zandberg, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Leslie Mathews, NP
Nurse Practitioner

Radiation Oncology:

Shahed N. Badiyan, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology

Charles B. Simone, II, MD
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology
Medical Director, Maryland Proton Treatment Center

Erica Glass, NP


Edward M. Pickering, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Ashutosh Sachdeva, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Integrative Medicine:

Delia Chiaramonte, MD
Assistant Professor of Family and Community Medicine

Clinical Research:

Melissa Culligan, RN, MS
Program Administrator
Director of Clinical Research, Division of Thoracic Surgery

Nurse Navigator:

Colleen Norton, RN
Nurse Navigator