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Peter Lance MD, FRSP

Peter  Lance MD, FRSP

Professor, Medicine, Molecular & Cellular Biology, and Public Health

Epidemiology and Biostatistics Department

1501 N. Campbell Ave
Campus PO Box: 245024

Tucson, AZ 85724
(520) 626-4492


Dr. Lance is professor of medicine, molecular and cellular biology and public health at the University of Arizona College of Medicine. He also serves as co-director of Cancer Prevention and Control and is the director of the Arizona Clinical and Translational Research and Education Consortium, Tucson Program at The University of Arizona Cancer Center.

Dr. Lance obtained his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Cambridge in England. He completed residency and fellowship training in internal medicine and gastroenterology in England at the Universities of Birmingham and London. He came to the United States in 1981 as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of California, San Francisco.

Dr. Lance specializes in the treatment and prevention of gastrointestinal cancers. He serves as the principal investigator for several National Cancer Institute sponsored clinical trials.

He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, subspecialty of Gastroenterology.

Research Information

Research Program: 
Cancer Prevention and Control

Member Status: 
Comprehensive Member

Year of Membership Acceptance: 

Research Synopsis

The University of Arizona