An Update on Mesothelioma Research and Care at the Brigham

A message from Raphael Bueno, MD, chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery.

The generosity of Thornton Law Firm continues to have a remarkable impact on mesothelioma research and patient care at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Your dedication and support help ensure that International Mesothelioma Program (IMP) director, Raphael Bueno, MD, can focus on extending and improving quality of life and moving closer to a cure for patients with this rare and aggressive form of cancer. As chief of the Division of Thoracic Surgery and co-director of the Lung Center at the Brigham Dr. Bueno mobilizes leading clinicians in the field to investigate new, more effective treatment strategies. Thanks to your commitment, mesothelioma patients at the Brigham benefit from our unique combination of research excellence, clinical experience, and additional supports that lead to the best possible outcomes.

On behalf of the countless mesothelioma patients and their families who benefit from Thornton Law Firm’s support, please accept our heartfelt gratitude. Together, we are changing the future of medicine.

To learn more about the Mesothelioma Treatment and Research Fund or how to make a gift, please contact Susan J. Andrews at or 617-424-4349.