Catherine Azar, MD has been practicing general oncology for over 25 years. Most recently she served as Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Arizona. She has also served as she was a principal investigator at the Colorado Cancer Research Program, co-regional division chief of the Colorado Permanente Medical Group and medical director of the Denver Hospice West Team in Denver, Colorado.
She has co-authored multiple papers on the topics of leukemia, colon cancer, and breast cancer which have been published in multiple journals including The Journal of Clinical Oncology. The majority of these articles stem from her work in clinical trials.
Dr. Azar has won many awards; most recently was the Robert Fr. Berris, MD Award for Outstanding Commitment to Community Cancer Research, Colorado Cancer Research Program.