Sébastien Couraud

Sébastien Couraud

Head of Pulmonology and Thoracic Oncology Department

Lyon Sud Hospital


Dr Couraud is a senior medical doctor at Lyon University and a professor at Lyon 1 University and Lyon Sud Medical Faculty, where he is head of the Lyon-Sud Pulmonology Department. He founded the Lyon University Hospital Joint Clinical Research Unit in Thoracic Oncology (URCOT), where he is also Chief Scientist.

Dr Couraud founded the CIRCAN program, a multidisciplinary and academic research program on circulating biomarkers of cancer.