Timothy Tyler is the Director of Pharmacy, Lab and Oncology Supportive Care Services at the Comprehensive Cancer Center on the campus of Desert Regional Medical Center in Palm Springs, California. His additional responsibilities include pain management and co-chairing the complementary medicine committee. He has served as adjunct clinical faculty at the University of Southern California School of Pharmacy for the past 20 years.

Dr. Tyler received his undergraduate degree in Business Administration from the California State University, San Bernardino and he received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. He was instrumental in the creation of the pharmacy residency program at Desert Hospital in Palm Springs as its first resident in 1993.

In 2006, Dr. Tyler completed a 4.5 year appointment to the Medicare Federal Advisory Panel for Ambulatory Payment Classification for which he chaired the Data Subcommittee for his last 2 years. He has keynoted several national and international meetings and is a much sought after speaker and consultant to the oncology pharmaceutical industry.