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Debra Patt, M.D., MPH, MBA

Executive Vice President, Special Projects

Dr. Patt is the Executive Vice President for Policy and Strategic Initiatives. In that role she helps advocate for effective cancer policy at the state and federal level, and advises on strategy for various informatics initiatives, telemedicine, optimizing growth and development of advanced practice providers, and other initiatives.

Dr. Patt is a practicing oncologist and breast cancer specialist in Austin, Texas, and an active leader in breast cancer research, serving on the US Oncology Research breast cancer committee. She is a leader in clinical cancer informatics and is involved in system innovations to enhance care delivery. She is the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Clinical Oncology- Clinical Cancer Informatics.