Emily Stone

Dr Emily Stone


Emily Stone - Thoracic Physician


A/Prof Stone is a Respiratory Physician, Senior Staff Specialist and Head of Thoracic Medicine within the Department of Thoracic Medicine and Lung Transplantation at St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney. She is a conjoint Senior Lecturer at the University of New South Wales and the Chair of the St Vincent’s Hospital Lung Cancer Multidisciplinary Team (MDT).

Her chief clinical and research interests are in the fields of lung cancer, multidisciplinary team care and tobacco control. She trained in respiratory medicine in Australia and has recently completed doctoral studies in clinical data science in multidisciplinary team care via the University of Sydney. She is the 2019 recipient of the IASLC Lectureship Award in Smoking Cessation.

She is the NSW Principal Investigator for the International Lung Screen Trial (ILST) investigating low dose CT screening for lung cancer in Australia and internationally. Committee memberships include the IASLC Tobacco Control and Smoking Cessation Committee (immediate past chair), Cancer Council Australia Working Party for Clinical Practice Guidelines in Lung Cancer, TSANZ ENDS/ENNDS Position Paper Working Party and Head of the Lung Cancer Assembly of the Asia-Pacific Society of Respirology