School of Medicine
Thoracic Oncology Program
Area of interest
Clinical trials for Head and Neck Cancer
Clinical trials for the Thoracic Maligancies
Dr. Weiss earned his bachelor of science in neuroscience at Brown University and is doctor of medicine at Yale University School of Medicine. He completed a residency in internal medicine at Harvard’s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and a fellowship in hematology and oncology at the University of Pennsylvania.
Clinically, Dr. Weiss is focused on treating patients with lung cancer and head and neck cancers. Dr. Weiss’ research is focused on clinical trials in lung cancer and head/neck cancer. Dr. Weiss serves as section chief of thoracic and head/neck oncology and research POD leader for thoracic oncology. Dr. Weiss serves as associate director for finance of the Clinical Protocol Office. He also serves as the vice president of cancergrace.org, a global resource with the goal of increasing patient education and family information on cancer and is an advocate and board member of the Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina.