• H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center - Advanced Endoscopy
• University of Kentucky - Gastroenterology
• University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital - Internal Medicine
• University of Tennessee College of Medicine - MD
Dr. Cynthia Harris is a gastroenterologist in the Division of Endoscopic Oncology in the Gastrointestinal Oncology Program at Moffitt Cancer Center. Dr. Harris is an assistant professor at the University of South Florida College of Medicine’s Department of Oncologic Sciences.
Dr. Harris’ research and clinical interests include endoscopic ultrasound-guided (EUS) fine needle aspiration for mediastinal and gastrointestinal neoplasms, including pancreatic cysts and tumors; endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) for biliary and pancreatic cancer; enternal stenting; EUS-guided celiac plexus neurolysis; endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR); cryoablation and radiofrequency ablation for Barrett's esophagus.
Dr. Harris received her medical degree from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine and completed an internal medicine residency at University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, FL. She pursued additional training through a gastroenterology fellowship at the University of Kentucky and an advanced endoscopic fellowship at USF/Moffitt.
Before coming to Moffitt she served as a gastroenterologist for various medical centers including Indiana University and affiliated hospitals, in private practice in St. Petersburg, FL., and for the Miami Veterans’ Affairs Healthcare System and Homestead Air Force Base in Homestead, FL. She was also on the faculty at Indiana University and the University of Kentucky.
In 2011, Dr. Harris received the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Unit Recognition for Quality and Safety Program award.