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Carrie Lee, MD, MPH, is a UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center member and involved with clinical research, the Thoracic and Melanoma Oncology Programs, and Phase I Clinical Trials and Trial Operations.

Associate Professor
Medical Director, UNC Lineberger Clinical Protocol Office
Chief Medical Officer, UNC Lineberger Clinical Research
Thoracic and Melanoma Oncology Programs, Phase I Clinical Trials and Trial Operations
UNC-Chapel Hill
Clinical Research

Meet Carrie Lee

Area of Interest

Carrie Lee, MD, MPH is an associate professor in the Division of Oncology. As a medical oncologist, Lee’s clinical practice focuses on lung cancers and melanoma. She has broad experience with both novel and standard of care chemotherapy regimens. Lee serves as the medical director of UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Clinical Protocol Office. In this role, she oversees the clinical, regulatory, compliance, financial and data management for therapeutic clinical trials supported by 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 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

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