Lee Ratner, MD, PhD

Lee Ratner, MD, PhD

Medical Oncologist

Primary Academic Title

Alan A. and Edith L. Wolff Professor of Oncology, Division of Oncology, and Co-Director, Sections of Molecular Oncology and Medical Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

AIDs-related cancers, lymphoma, anal cancer, Kaposi sarcoma, lung cancer, pancreatic cancer

Research Interest

Pathogenesis of human retroviruses, including human T cell leukemia viruses and human immunodeficiency viruses; diagnosis and treatment of AIDS-associated malignancies.


  • 1973: MA, chemistry, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.
  • 1979: MD/PhD, molecular biochemistry and biophysics, Yale University, New Haven, Conn.


  • 1979 - 1982: Resident, internal medicine, Washington University, St. Louis
  • 1982 - 1985: Postdoctoral fellow, medical oncology, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Md.

Board Certification

  • 1982: American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • 1985: American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

Contact Information

  • Washington University Medical Campus

    4921 Parkview Place
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

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