Associate Professor; Medical Director, UNC Lineberger Clinical Protocol Office
Thoracic and Melanoma Oncology Programs
Area of interest
Carrie Lee, MD, MPH is an associate professor in the Division of Hematology/Oncology and a medical oncologist who specializes in lung cancer and melanoma. She has particular interest in early phase clinical trials and the development of novel anti-cancer therapies. Lee is the medical director of UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Clinical Protocol Office and oversees the clinical, regulatory, compliance, financial and data management for all of the therapeutic clinical trials run out of UNC Lineberger. She is also the medical director of the N.C. Cancer Hospital’s Clinical Trials Unit where many of our patients are treated for the first time with novel therapeutics on early phase clinical trials. Lee has a passion for providing compassionate oncology care, leading an excellent team of clinical trials staff, as well as advancing the science behind the development of new anti-cancer treatments.
Award and Honors
- UNC Health Care Caring Excellence Award, 2017, 2018, 2019