Bakhos Tannous, PhD

Bakhos Tannous

Director, Postdoctoral Division (PDD)
Tel: (617) 643.1606 | pdd@partners.org

Dr. Bakhos Tannous is an associate professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School and director of the Experimental Therapeutics Unit at Mass General. He is a member of the Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer Center and acts as co-director of the Molecular Neurogenetics Unit-East and director of the Mass General Viral Vector Production Facility. He is the recipient of multiple prestigious awards, including the Outstanding Mentor Award from the Department of Neurology and Mentor of the Year from the Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer Center for his commitment in training underrepresented/underprivileged students. Dr. Bakhos is a member of many national and international committees including Neurology Research Council and Committee of Fundamental Research at Mass General.

GSD/PDD Advisory Board

The GSD/PDD Advisory Council is comprised of senior faculty members and hospital leadership who meet twice a year to provide oversight and review GSD and PDD priorities and activities. Members include:
Mark Albers, MD, PhD
Galit Alter, PhD
David Fisher, MD, PhD
Bettina Hoeppner, PhD
Jacob M Hooker, PhD
Rakesh Jain, PhD
Robert Kingston, PhD
David Langenau, PhD
Vamsi Mootha, M.D.
Mohammad Motamedi, PhD
Andrea McClatchey, PhD
Ebru Oral, PhD
Tony Rosenzweig, MD
Khalid Shah, PhD
Jack Szostak, PhD
Bakhos Tannous, PhD
Ralph Weissleder, MD, PhD

PDD Committee

The PDD Committee is comprised of post-doc fellows who meet three to four times a year to take a more active role to help identify needs, as well as to design and implement activities. Members include:
Risa Burr, PhD
William Foulsham, MD
Sweta Gupta, PhD
E. Leonardo Martinez Salazar, MD
Cameron McAlpine, PhD
Asli Sahin, PhD
Viviana Siless, PhD
Bakhos Tannous, PhD
Tribhuwan Yadav, PhD