Emily Ray, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor Medicine

Specialty Areas

Breast cancer, cancer outcomes research, healthcare utilization among patients with advanced cancer

Chronology

BS: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2006; MPH: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2008; MD: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2013; Resident: Duke University Medical Center, 2013-2016; Hematology-Oncology Fellow, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2016-2019; Chief Fellow, Hematology-Oncology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2018-2019; Assistant Professor of Medicine: University of North Carolina, 2019-present.

Research and Clinical Interests

Dr. Ray is a medical oncologist with a clinical focus on the care of patients with breast cancer. Her research focuses on improving cancer care quality and understanding healthcare utilization among patients with advanced cancer. She has experience using large databases to understand patterns of healthcare utilization and risk factors for low-value healthcare use near the end of life. She is interested in leveraging her findings into interventions that help ensure access to high-value care for all cancer patients.

 

Emily Ray