Lee S. Schwartzberg MD, FACPMedical Director, West Cancer Center, Memphis, Tennessee; Chief Medical Officer, OneOncology
Lee S. Schwartzberg, MD, FACP, is professor of medicine at The University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, Chief Medical Officer at OneOncology, and medical director of the West Cancer Center, as well as a practicing medical oncologist.
Upon earning his MD degree from the New York Medical College in Valhalla, NY, Dr Schwartzberg completed an internship and a residency in internal medicine at the Cornell University North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, NY. He then served as chief resident at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City and completed a fellowship in medical oncology/hematology.
The author or coauthor of more than 250 publications on medical oncology, hematology, and biosimilars, Dr Schwartzberg has been a leader in and educating healthcare professionals about the potential benefits of biosimilars in oncology practice. He has been very active in the work of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, having served on its Board of Directors, the Guideline Steering Committee, and the Breast Cancer Guideline Panel, among others. He is past founding chairman of the Association of Community Cancer Centers Immuno-Oncology Institute and the editor-in-chief of the website PracticeUpdate Oncology.
Medical Director, West Cancer Center, Memphis, Tennessee
Chief Medical Officer, OneOncology
State University of New York, BA and MS
New York Medical College, MD, FACP
Intern, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY
Fellow in medical oncology/hematology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
He is a consultant for Amgen, Pfizer, Helsinn, Genentech, BMS, Myriad, AstraZeneca, Spectrum, and Napo.
He is also on the advisory board for Genomic Health Research Funding (Institution): Amgen and DSMB: Bayer
Recent Contributions to PracticeUpdate:
- Metastatic Breast Cancer: An Introduction
- Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment in Patients With High-Deductible Insurance Plans
- Efficacy of Chemotherapy for ER− and ER+ Isolated Locoregional Recurrence of Breast Cancer
- Genomic Profiling for Breast Cancer Patients Undergoing Immunotherapy
- Variation in Guideline-Concordant Care for Elderly Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer
- Risk of Synchronous Distant Recurrence at Time of Locoregional Recurrence in Patients With Breast Cancer
- Frequent Receptor Conversion in Distant Breast Cancer Metastases
- Cell-Free DNA Tumor Fraction and Somatic Copy Number Alterations in Metastatic Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
- Personal History of Proliferative Breast Disease With Atypia and Risk of Multifocal Breast Cancer
- Long-Term Outcomes for Neoadjuvant vs Adjuvant Chemotherapy in Early Breast Cancer