Dr. McCune was born and raised in Atlanta. In June 1987, Dr. McCune received his undergraduate degree in biology from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge. He continued his education at the University of Alabama in Birmingham as part of the Medical Scientist Training Program where in June 1995 he received a Ph.D, in biochemistry and his medical degree one year later, in May 1996. Dr. McCune remained at the University of Alabama in Birmingham completing his internship and residency in internal medicine.
During his time at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Dr. McCune was the recipient of numerous awards including: First Place, 25th Annual Medical Student Research Day (1988); First Place, Sigma Xi Graduate Student Research Day (1994); Best Graduate, Student Publication, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics (1995); Third Place Award, Poster Presentation; Department of Medicine Trainee Research Symposium (1995).
In July 1999, Dr. McCune transferred to Duke University Medical Center in Durham, N.C. to complete his fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology. Upon completion of his fellowship in June 2002, Dr. McCune joined Northwest Georgia Oncology Centers, P.C., in Marietta where he currently evaluates and treats patients while actively participating in Clinical Trials and Research.
Dr. McCune is board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology.