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Associate Professor of Medicine

Areas of Interest

Lung Cancer, Melanoma and Skin Cancers, Clinical Trial Operations


Carrie Lee, MD, MPH is an associate professor in the Division of Oncology. As a medical oncologist, Dr. Lee’s clinical practice focuses on lung cancers and melanoma. She has broad experience with both novel and standard of care treatment regimens. Dr. 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 on early phase clinical trials. Dr. 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.

Education and Training

  • UndergraduateThe University of Akron
  • Medical SchoolNortheastern Ohio Medical University
  • ResidencyThe University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • FellowshipThe University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • MPHThe University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill