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We are currently looking for a postdoctoral fellow who would like to join our group! The candidate should be highly motivated with a strong record Pittof research productivity and a background in cancer biology.  Interested individuals should apply by email with a CV detailing research interests and research goals to [email protected].

Dr. Lee also accepts rotating graduate students from the Interdisciplinary Biomedical Graduate Program (e.g. Molecular Pharmacology, Cell and Molecular Pathology, and Immunology), Human Genetics Program and the Integrative Systems Biology Program.

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Congratulations Ali on your Scholar-in-Training Award at AACR-NCI-EORTC

Ali Nagle based on the quality of her abstract and her award application for the AACR-NCI-EORTC International Conference on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics: Discovery, Biology, and Clinical Applications, has been selected to receive a Scholar-in-Training Award supported by AACR-Aflac in the amount of USD $1000 to support her attendance at the conference, which takes place October 26-30, 2017 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Congratulations Ali!!

Magee - Womens Research Institute Town Hall

On September 6 we said good-bye to the summer with lunch on the deck at the Magee-Womens Research Institute Town Hall. Over a nice outdoor lunch we caught up with colleagues and learned about  exciting future endeavors


Congratulations Dr. Nolan Priedigkeit!

Congratulations to Nolan who received the Dr. S. Sutton Hamilton MSTP Translational Science Award.

Drs. S. Sutton Hamilton MSTP Scholar Award 
Through the generosity of the Hamilton family, this award annually recognizes an MSTP student for meritorious contributions to the scientific literature while completing graduate studies. MSTP students in the final two years of medical school training are eligible.

Graduate Student Ali Nagle featured in BGSA Newsletter


July 2017

Congratulations to the new Dr.Nolan Priedigkeit on your Thesis Defense

Identification of Acquired Molecular Dependencies in Advanced Breast and Ovarian Cancers

Priedigkeit, Nolan (2017) Identification of Acquired Molecular Dependencies in Advanced Breast and Ovarian Cancers. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh

Nolan will stay connected with his projects in the lab and reenter medical school in September 2017 with an anticipated graduation date of December 2018. He will then pursue a combined research-track residency in internal...