Executive Director

Lee S. Schwartzberg, MD, FACP

Dr. Schwartzberg is the Executive Director of West Cancer Center and Chief of the Division of Hematology/Oncology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. In addition, he also serves as the President and Chief Medical Officer for Vector Oncology, an oncology specific SMO/CRO. A renowned expert in the study and treatment of breast cancer, precision medicine and supportive care, Dr. Schwartzberg is a member of the Board of Directors for the National Comprehensive Cancer Network and is the founding editor-in-chief of the journal Community Oncology. The author of more than 180 research publications, he is also the current editor-in-chief of the Practice Update Oncology website and serves on the editorial board for both the Journal of Supportive Oncology and the ASCO Post. Dr. Schwartzberg left Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in 19…to join Dr. William H. West and Dr. Kurt Tauer as one of the original founding partners of West Clinic-now West Cancer Center.