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Denise A. Yardley, MD

Assistant Director, Breast Cancer Research, Sarah Cannon Research Institute at Tennessee Oncology

Dr. Yardley joined Sarah Cannon Research Institute at Tennessee Oncology in 2000 and serves as assistant director of breast cancer research. In this role, she serves as principal investigator on numerous breast cancer clinical trials.

Dr. Yardley received her undergraduate degree from Columbus State University in 1983 and her medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia in 1988. She completed her residency and fellowship training at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. A diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Hematology, she is also a recipient of the American Cancer Society Clinical Oncology Career Development Award.