At Chattanooga's Program In Women's Oncology, we have assembled team of highly trained professionals dedicated to meeting the goals outlined in our Mission Statement: An informed, multi-disciplined prospective approach to the most up-to-date therapies available in cancer treatment anywhere. All of our staff regularly attend continuing educational opportunities to maintain our place at the forefront of cancer care for women.
We are very proud of our team and we are confident that you will find them all highly qualified professionals with warm and caring personalities.
Dr. DePasquale is originally from upstate NY, he moved to the Tennessee region for the warmer weather and the great outdoors. Dr. DePasquale did his undergraduate work at Albany College of Pharmacy. He received his Bachelor of Pharmacy degree in 1988. He graduated from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1993. He completed four years of residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia in 1997.
From 1997 to 2001 he was a fellow in Gynecologic Oncology at Brown Medical
School, Women and Infants Hospital in Providence Rhode Island. After completing fellowship he moved to Chattanooga Tennessee. Currently he is Board certified by the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology in both Obstetrics and Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology.
He is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is an Associate Professor at the University of Tennessee, in the Division of Gynecologic Oncology in Chattanooga at Erlanger Medical Center.
Dr. Boren joined Chattanooga’s Program in Women’s Oncology in 2012. He received his undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University and his medical degree from LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans in 2002. He completed his residency in Ob/Gyn at Bayfront Medical Center in St Petersburg, FL in 2006 followed by a research fellowship in gynecologic oncology at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, FL.
Most recently, he completed a 4 year fellowship in gynecologic oncology at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas.
Dr. Boren specializes in the treatment of women with ovarian, uterine, cervical, vaginal, and vulvar cancers as well as gestational trophoblastic disease. He also specializes in minimally invasive surgical techniques utilizing the Da Vinci robotic surgical system.
A native of New Orleans, Dr. Boren lives in Chattanooga with his wife Amy and two children, Wyatt and Montgomary.
Victoria is a certified family nurse practitioner who joined CPIWO in August 2012.
She received her bachelors degree in nursing at the University of Tenneessee Knoxville in 2006
After graduating with her masters in nursing from Southern Adventist University in 2010 she worked in Primary care in Knoxville, TN. Victoria's experience in nursing includes emergency medicine, trauma, and labor and delivery. She is also a member of the national organization Oncology Nursing Society.
Victoria lives in Chattanooga with her husband Craig and their son Davis.
Alison started her career in nursing after graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Tennessee in Chattanooga in 1994. She joined Chattanooga’s Program In Women’s Oncology in January 2006 bringing years of nursing and oncology experience. The love she has for oncology patients and their families began during her nursing internship the year prior to completing her nursing degree. Throughout her nursing career as a floor nurse, a home health case manger, an oncology educator, and now as an outpatient chemotherapy nurse, Alison strives to meet the needs of her patients and their families as they go through this difficult time.
Alison is an oncology certified registered nurse. She also became one of the area’s first Oncology Nursing Society Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Course Instructors training oncology nurses throughout the region in cancer care standards. She has been a board member of the ChattanoogaChapter of the Oncology Nursing Society including vice president and president.. Alison was a charter board member of the Southeast Tennessee Division of the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC) involved in ovarian cancer awareness in the region. She has worked with the American Cancer Society to provide patient education and patient programs. Alison’s dedication to the cancer patient and their families is multifaceted to ensure the highest level of cancer care.
Linda came to Chattanooga’s Program in Women’s Oncology January, 2010 and has 26 years nursing experience. She completed her basic nursing education at Dalton State University and began her nursing career in Labor & Delivery. In 1990 she earned a Master of Nursing degree from Emory University and practiced as a Certified Nurse Midwife. Linda has always been dedicated to women’s health care. She states she has grown up with her patients. She started her career delivering babies as a young mother with small children and now is a grandmother caring for women who are being treated for gynecologic cancer. She is an oncology certified nurse and has been in the practice of oncology nursing since 2005, with one year during that time spent as a hospice nurse. Linda is a member of the national organization ONS, Oncology Nursing Society.