Thoracic Oncology Team
Neri M. Cohen, MD, PhD
Chief of Thoracic Surgery at GBMC
Dr. Neri M. Cohen is board certified in both Cardiothoracic Surgery as well as General Surgery. He is a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians.
Dr. Cohen graduated from the University of Maryland in 1988 with a medical degree and a PhD in Physiology. After completing his residency and a fellowship at Virginia Commonwealth University, he continued his training at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Learn more about Dr. Cohen's background on the CardioThoracic Surgery Network's website.
Veronica Young, RN, OCN
Veronica is the Nurse Navigator for the Thoracic Oncology Center. Veronica received her nursing degree from Catonsville Community College and has been an Oncology Certified Nurse since 1998. Veronica works closely with patients and families to schedule appointments and required testing, as well as helping them through the physical, psychological and social barriers of cancer.