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Jason Chandler, MD

Medical Oncologist and Hematologist
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Primary Location
1211 Union Ave. Suite 400
Memphis , Tennessee 38104
Phone: 901.683.0055

Jason C. Chandler, MD, is a Medical Oncologist and Hematologist at West Cancer Center.

Titles and Roles

  • Associate Director, New Therapeutics Program, West Cancer Center
  • Medical Oncologist and Hematologist, West Cancer Center

Areas of Expertise

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology

Biography

Dr. Chandler and his family are pleased to be back in the Memphis area after his fellowship with Ohio State University. He and his wife, also a native Memphian, have four children. Dr. Chandler is a member of the American Medical Association, the American Society of Hematology, and the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

Education and Training

A native Memphian, Dr. Chandler attended Christian Brothers University where he received a degree in electrical engineering. He went on to pursue a career in medicine and attended the University of Tennessee School of Medicine, receiving his Medical Degree in 2003. Dr. Chandler also completed his postdoctoral training in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Tennessee School of Medicine. During his medical rotations, he had the opportunity to meet and work with Lee Schwartzberg, MD, FACP, and Arnel Pallera, MD. Dr. Chandler went on to receive a fellowship in Medical Oncology/Hematology at Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus, where he concentrated on leukemia research and immunology.

Awards

  • Golden Apple Teaching Award, University of Tennessee, Memphis, 2006
  • POE (Pediatric Oncology Education) St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Summer Training Program, 2000

Research

Dr. Chandler is the Associate Director of the New Therapeutics Program, which is committed to providing access to early-stage clinical trials to West Cancer Center patients.

Publications

To read Dr. Chandler’s recent publications, click here.