• Medical Oncology (eligible)
• Hematology (eligible)
• H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, Tampa, FL - Hematology/Oncology
• The New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
• Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY - Medical Doctor
Dr. Jhanelle E. Gray is a Medical Oncologist and the Faculty Lead of clinical research in the Department of Thoracic Oncology at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute in Tampa, Florida. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Florida and her medical degree from Cornell University Medical College in New York City. Following her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Cornell, Dr. Gray returned to Florida and completed her Medical Oncology Fellowship at Moffitt. She is a faculty member in the Department of Thoracic Oncology at Moffitt Cancer Center where she has been practicing since 2007.
Dr. Gray believes in empowering patients by providing the necessary information and recommendations that will help them make the right decisions to meet their needs. She is continually impressed by her patients’ courage in the face of adversity and is motivated to make a difference in their lives. Although Dr. Gray focuses her clinical attentions on lung cancer, she is also deeply involved in clinical research. She is the lead investigator on many thoracic clinical trials especially research investigating novel drug combinations and personalized treatment to advance the fight against lung cancer. She serves as the Faculty Lead for clinical research in the Department of Thoracic Oncology, Dr. Gray directly supervises and manages the thoracic clinical research team as well as the structuring and development of our clinical trial portfolio. In this role, she fosters the clinical trial development through intra- and extramural collaborations between our medical, surgical, and radiation oncologists, research scientists, pathologists, and epidemiologists in the Department of Thoracic Oncology.
Moffitt’s emphasis on translational research benefits patients by turning basic science research in the lab into new clinical advances that improve outcomes and quality of life. In addition, Dr. Gray reports that Moffitt is making great strides toward understanding the molecular and genetic factors that will allow each patient to have a personalized care plan.