Joel Cooper

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2009

    Washington University Latest Local School Found Guilty of Age Discrimination

    St. Louis attorney Jerome Dobson won an age-discrimination lawsuit yesterday against Washington University. The suit, heard before a jury in St. Louis Circuit Court, claimed that the university forced renowned lung surgeon Joel Cooper out of his job as he approached age 65. Cooper, now with the Univ ... More >>

  • News

    June 7, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Published the week of June 7

  • News

    May 31, 2000

    Removing a Doorstop

    The theory behind Dr. Joel Cooper's lung-volume-reduction technique is as simple as closing a door

  • News

    May 31, 2000

    Waiting to Exhale

    Dr. Joel Cooper pioneered lung-volume-reduction surgery to save the lives of thousands of emphysema patients. Now he wants the government to get out of the way.