The Timothy Chan Lab

The focus of my laboratory is to understand the genomic basis of tumor development and progression. We use both large-scale genomic analyses and functional dissection to elucidate the drivers of oncogenesis. Using this information, we seek to develop improved diagnostic and therapeutic modalities for human cancers.

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Pictured: Timothy Chan

Timothy A. Chan, MD, PhD

Associate Professor

Research Focus

Physician-scientist Timothy Chan focuses on the identification and characterization of tumor suppressors in glioblastoma and breast cancer.

Education

MD, PhD, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Lab Members

Selected Achievements

  • Era of Hope Scholar, Department of Defense (2012)
  • Frederick R. Adler Chair for Junior Faculty, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (2012)
  • Member, American Society of Clinical Investigation (2012)
  • Distinguished Scientist Award, Sontag Foundation (2010)
  • Han-Mo Koo Memorial Lectureship Award, Van Andel Institute (2010)
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  • Clinical Scientist Development Award, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (2009)
  • Scholar Award, Flight Attendant Medical Research Institute (2008)
  • Louis V. Gerstner Investigator Award, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (2008)

Career Opportunities

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