2013 Research Scholars

Seven investigators joined the Research Scholars Program at Massachusetts General Hospital in 2013, including specialists in cardiology, neurology, genetics and more.

To learn more about the Research Scholars program or to find out how you can support these visionary thinkers, please contact Kate Gutierrez in our development office at kgutierrez3@partners.org.

Todd Allen, PhD

Todd Allen, PhD

Ragon Institute
"The impact that viral sequence diversity has on immune control in the setting of HIV-1 infection"
Allen Lab

Sydney Cash, MD, PhD

Sydney Cash, MD, PhD

"The neurophysiology of epilepsy and cognition."
Cash Lab
Raymund Chung, MD

Raymond Chung, MD

"Translational approaches to liver disease."
Chung Lab


Jose Florez, MD, PhD

Jose Florez, MD, PhD

Medicine/Diabetes Unit/
Center for Human Genetic Research (CHGR)
"The pharmacogenetics of type 2 diabetes."
Florez Lab
Robert Gerszten, MD

Robert Gerszten, MD

Cardiovascular Research Center (CVRC)
"The nexus of diabetes and its cardiovascular complications."
Gerszten Lab
Sekar Kathiresan, MD

Sekar Kathiresan, MD

Cardiology/Heart Center/
Center for Human Genetic Research (CHGR)
"Human genetic variation and risk for myocardial infarction."
Kathiresan Lab
Susan Slaugenhaupt, PhD

Susan Slaugenhaupt, PhD

Neurology/Molecular Genetics Unit/
Center For Human Genetic Research (CHGR)
"Genetics and therapeutics for rare disease."
Slaugenhaupt Lab

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