null Anne Gonzalez, MD, M.Sc.

Scientist, RI-MUHC

Translational Research in Respiratory Diseases Program

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, McGill University

Department of Medicine, Division of Respiratory Medicine, MUHC



Lung cancer • diagnosis and staging • interventional pulmonary procedures

Research Focus

My research focuses on improving lung cancer outcomes through efficient and accurate diagnosis and staging, and judicious use of novel interventional pulmonary techniques.

Selected Publications

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  • Suissa S, Dell'Aniello S, Gonzalez AV, Ernst P. Inhaled corticosteroid use and the incidence of lung cancer in COPD. Eur Respir J. 2020 Feb;55(2). doi: 10.1183/13993003.01720-2019. Print 2020 Feb. PMID: 31744837.

  • Smith A, Wang H, Zerbo A, Beaudoin S, Ofiara L, Fiset PO, Benedetti A, Gonzalez AV. Programmed Death Ligand 1 Testing of Endobronchial Ultrasound-guided Transbronchial Needle Aspiration Samples Acquired For the Diagnosis and Staging of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. J Bronchology Interv Pulmonol. 2020 Jan;27(1):50-57. doi: 10.1097/LBR.0000000000000623. PMID: 31513030.

  • Shieh B, Beaudoin S, Gonzalez AV. The Pathway to Definitive Palliation of Malignant Pleural Effusions. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2019 May;16(5):639-641. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201811-770RL. PMID: 30695648.

  • Ezer N, Navasakulpong A, Schwartzman K, Ofiara L, Gonzalez AV. Impact of rapid investigation clinic on timeliness of lung cancer diagnosis and treatment. BMC Pulm Med. 2017 Dec 8;17(1):178. doi: 10.1186/s12890-017-0504-5. PMID: 29216855.

  • Silvestri GA, Gonzalez AV, Jantz MA, Margolis ML, Gould MK, Tanoue LT, Harris LJ, Detterbeck FC. Methods for staging non-small cell lung cancer: Diagnosis and management of lung cancer, 3rd ed: American College of Chest Physicians evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. Chest. 2013 May;143(5 Suppl):e211S-e250S. doi: 10.1378/chest.12-2355. PMID: 23649440.