Victor M. Santana, MD

Division Director for Solid Tumors Department of Hematology – Oncology St. Jude Children’s Hospital

Victor M. Santana, MD, is the Division Director for Solid Tumors, Department of Hematology – Oncology, St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Dr. Santana has received national recognition for the care he provides pediatric cancer patients at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Voted one of the “Best Doctors in America” two years in a row, Dr. Santana is an expert on Neuroblastoma in children.

He has collaborated with other St. Jude physicians and researchers to create innovative treatment plans for cancer patients. Dr. Santana chairs the Institutional Review Board at St. Jude. He is an associate professor in the department of pediatrics at the University of Tennessee in Memphis, Tennessee. Before joining St. Jude in 1984, Dr. Santana completed a six-year tenure at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland.