Diane G. Cassels


Diane Cassels oversees clinical programs at Winship. She works with the Chief Medical Officer and Winship Clinical Council to coordinate clinical operations.

Titles and Roles

Executive Administrator
Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University
Chief Department Administrator, Department of Radiation Oncology
Emory University School of Medicine


Ms. Cassels has over 30 years of oncology management experience, most recently as Executive Administrator of the Winship Cancer Institute at Emory University. She also serves as Chief Department Administrator for the Department of Radiation Oncology at Emory University and Administrator for The Emory Clinic’s Section of Radiation Oncology.  In addition, she served as Chief Operating Officer of The Emory Children’s Center and Department of Pediatrics from 2002 through 2006. She is a registered radiation therapist and brings to the cancer center a depth of knowledge in clinical, research and fiscal issues. During time at Emory University, she has had extensive collaborations across the School of Medicine and Woodruff Health Sciences Center.


Ms. Cassels graduated in 1987 from the University of St. Francis with a Master in Health Services Administration.

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