• Daniel A. Haber, MD, PhD

    Daniel Haber, MD, PhD

    Director, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Kurt J. Isselbacher/Peter S. Schwartz Professor of Oncology

    Research topics include: genetics of cancer; breast cancer; Wilms tumor; somatic mutations linked to drug susceptibility in lung cancer

  • Kurt J. Isselbacher, MD

    Kurt Isselbacher, MD

    Director Emeritus, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Mallinckrodt Distinguished Professor of Medicine

  • Martin Aryee, PhD*

    Martin Aryee, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

    Research topics include: statistical tools for mapping genomic and epigenomic landscapes

  • Nabeel Bardeesy, PhD

    Nabeel Bardeesy, PhD

    Associate Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma

  • Cyril Benes, PhD

    Cyril Benes, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

    Research topics include: the response to cancer therapeutics, the molecular basis of sensitivity to specific drugs and how to identify the genetic variations affecting the response to targeted therapies

  • Andre Bernards, PhD

    Andre Bernards, PhD

    Associate Professor of Medicine (Genetics), Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: Neurofibromatosis-1 (NF1)

  • Bradley Bernstein, MD, PhD*

    Bradley Bernstein, MD, PhD

    Professor of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: high-throughput, sequencing-based technologies to characterize chromatin structure genome-wide in human and mouse

  • Michael J. Birrer, MD, PhD

    Professor of Medicine, Director of Gynecologic Oncology Program, Massachusetts General Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: molecular biology of gynecologic cancer; novel therapeutics; genomics of ovarian cancer; clinical trial design; early detection technologies

  • Priscilla K. Brastianos, MD

    Brastianos

    Instructor in Neuro-Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include:  genomic drivers of human brain tumors

  • Mark Cobbold, MRCP, PhD

    Cobbald

    Member of the Faculty of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: understanding how the healthy human immune response is able to recognize and target cancerous cells

  • Ryan Corcoran, MD, PhD

    Ryan Corcoran, MD, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: developing new and effective therapies for gastrointestinal cancers

  • Shadmehr (Shawn) Demehri, M.D., Ph.D.

    Demehri

    Assistant Professor of Dermatology, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: role of the immune system in regulating the early stages of cancer development 

  • Nicholas Dyson, PhD

    Nicholas Dyson, PhD

    Scientific Director, MGH Cancer Center, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; James and Shirley Curvey MGH Research Scholar

    Research topics include: E2F - and pRB-; tumorigenesis

  • Leif Ellisen, MD, PhD

    Leif Ellisen, MD, PhD

    Professor of Medicine, Director of Breast Medical Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School 

    Research topics include: P53 and human tumorigenesis; breast cancer

  • Jeffrey A. Engelman, MD, PhD

    Jeffrey A. Engelman, MD, PhD

    Laurel Schwartz Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; and Director of Thoracic Oncology and Molecular Therapeutics, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

    Research topics include: lung cancer; targeted therapies; molecular fingerprinting; sensitivity and resistance to targeted therapies, PI3K signaling pathways and EGFR inhibitors in cancer

  • David Fisher, MD, PhD

    David Fisher, MD, PhD

    Chief, Department of Dermatology, Edward Wigglesworth Professor of Dermatology, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include:  cell death/proliferation signals in relation to development and disease, particularly in cancer of pigment cells (melanoma) and tumors of childhood

  • Gad A. Getz, PhD*

    Gad A. Getz, PhD*

    Paul Zamecnik Chair in Cancer Research, Associate Professor of Pathology and Director of BioInformation, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, and Department of Pathology, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: cancer genome analysis

  • Timothy Graubert, MD

    Timothy Graubert, MD

    Jon and JoAnn Hagler Chair in Hematology-Oncology; Program Director, Hematologic Malignancies, Cancer Center; Associate Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include:  molecular basis of human blood cancers, including acute myeloid leukemia and myelodysplastic syndromes

  • Wilhelm Haas, PhD

    Wilhelm Haas, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: quantitative mass spectrometry-based proteomics to study the cellular pathways that characterize cancer cells 

  • Nir Hacohen, PhD

    Hacochen

    Director, MGH Center for Cancer Immunotherapy, Center for Cancer Research; Associate Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School; Senior Member, Broad Institute

    Research topics include:  developing new and unbiased strategies to understand basic immune processes and immune-mediated diseases, with an emphasis on the innate immune system

  • Konrad Hochedlinger, PhD**

    Konrad Hochedlinger, PhD

    Professor of Medicine and Regenerative Medicine, Department of Molecular Biology, Center for Regenerative Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School, and FAS, HU.

    Research topics include: pluripotency and nuclear reprogramming

  • Hanno Hock, MD, PhD**

    Hanno Hock, MD, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: transcription factors in blood development and leukemia

  • Jonathan G. Hoggatt, PhD

    Hoggatt

    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center; Center for Transplantation Sciences, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: stem cell niche regulatory mechanisms that govern tissue regeneration

  • A. John Iafrate, MD, PhD*

    John Iafrate, MD, PhD

    Associate Professor of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: bringing new genetic technologies to cancer diagnostics and applying them to improve the practice of pathology

  • Othon Iliopoulos, MD

    Othon Iliopoulos, MD

    Associate Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include; biology of tumor suppressor genes and tumor angiogenesis

  • J. Keith Joung, MD, PhD*

    Keith Joung, PhD

    Professor of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: developing technologies for genome engineering using artificial "designer" DNA-binding domains

  • David Langenau, PhD*

    David Langenau, PhD

    Associate Professor of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: uncovering mechanisms that drive relapse in pediatric tumors to help identify new therapeutic drug targets to treat relapse disease

  • David Louis, MD*

    David Louis, MD

    Chief, Department of Pathology, Benjamin Castleman Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: glioma, glioblastoma, molecular genetics, molecular pathology and therapeutics

  • Shyamala Maheswaran, PhD

    Shyamala Maheswaran, PhD

    Associate Professor of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: tumorigenesis, breast cancer and cancer genetics

  • Marcela V. Maus, MD, PhD

    Maus

    Director of Cellular Immunotherapy, Mass General Cancer Center
    Member of the Faculty of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: designing and evaluating next generation genetically-modified (CAR) T cells as immunotherapy in patients with cancer

  • Andrea L. McClatchey, PhD

    Andrea McClatchey, PhD

    Professor of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School; Patricia and Scott Eston MGH Research Scholar

    Research topics include: neurofibromatosis type 2; epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR); cortical cytoskeleton; Ezrin, radixin, moesin (ERM proteins); polarity

  • Raul Mostoslavsky, MD, PhD

    Raul Mostoslavsky, PhD

    Associate Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School; Kristine and Bob Higgins MGH Research Scholar

    Research topics include: sirtuins in aging and metabolism; chromatin structure and DNA repair

  • Mo Motamedi, PhD

    Mo Motamedi, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: RNA-mediated epigenetic gene silencing

  • Anders M. Naar, PhD

    Anders Naar, PhD

    Professor of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

    Research topics include: molecular mechanisms of gene regulation; the function of co-activators and co-repressors in mediating the action of transcription regulators

  • Randall Peterson, PhD

    Randall Peterson, PhD

    Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Cardiovascular Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

    Research topics include: discovering bioactive small molecules by high-throughput in vivo screening

  • Shiv Pillai, MD, PhD

    Shiv Pillai, MD, PhD

    Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Regon Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

    Research topics include: B cell Development and Lineage Commitment; A Novel Cell Surface Acetylation/Deacetylation Paradigm for Regulating Humoral Immunity and Development; Characterizing Peripheral Human B cells and B cells in Patients with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

  • Sridhar Ramaswamy, MD

    Sridhar Ramaswamy, MD

    Associate Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School;
    Samana Cay MGH Research Scholar

    Research topics include: Cancer Genetics and Genomics; Progression; Invasion and Metastasis; Drug and Treatment Resistance; Computational and Systems Biology

  • Miguel Rivera, MD*

    Miguel Rivera, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

    Research topics include: genomic technologies to identify and characterize pathways implicated in pediatric solid tumors and sarcomas

  • Dennis Sgroi, MD*

    Dennis Sgroi, PhD

    Pathologist, Director of Breast Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

    Research topics include: Human Breast Cancer Anti-Hormonal Resistance

  • Toshiro Shioda, MD, PhD

    Toshiro Shioda, MD, PhD

    Associate Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: signaling of mammary epithelial cells

  • Shannon Stott, PhD

    Shannon Stott, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: Circulating tumor cells; microfludics and control of the cell microenvironment; imaging

  • Mario Luca Suva, MD, PhD*

    Mario Muca Suva, MD, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

    Research topics include: biology of brain tumors, in particular glioblastoma and oligodendroglioma

  • David Sweetser, MD, PhD

    David Sweetser, MD, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

    Research topics include: leukemia, tumor suppressor gene, cancer genetics, stem cell, targeted therapy

  • David Ting, MD

    David Ting, MD

    Assistant Professor in Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC)

  • Shobha Vasudevan, PhD**

    Shobha Vasudevan, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: non-coding RNAs, microRNAs, AU-rich elements, Translation, Cytokines, VEGF, oocytes, cell cycle, quiescence

  • Johnathan R. Whetstine, PhD

    Johnathan Whetstine, PhD

    Associate Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

    Research topics include: histone demethylase; chromatin; C. elegans; transcription; epigenetics; JMJC; HDAC

  • Lee Zou, PhD*

    Lee Zou, PhD

    Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center; Associate Scientific Director, MGH Cancer Center, Jim & Ann Orr MGH Research Scholar

    Research topics include: DNA damage response; DNA damage checkpoint; checkpoint signaling; checkpoint activation; genomic instability

  • * Denotes a joint appointment with the Mass General Molecular Pathology Unit; ** Denotes a joint appointment with the Mass General Center for Regenerative Medicine and Technology.