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Posts by J. Keith Joung, MD, PhD


J. Keith Joung, MD, PhD, is the Desmond and Ann Heathwood Research Scholar, Pathologist, and Associate Chief of Pathology for Research at Massachusetts General Hospital and is Professor of Pathology at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Joung’s lab has pioneered the development of important technologies for targeted genome editing and epigenome editing of human cells. He has received numerous awards including an NIH Director’s Pioneer Award, an NIH Director’s Transformative Research Project R01 Award, the MGH Research Scholar Award and election into the American Association of University Pathologists. Dr. Joung holds a PhD in genetics from Harvard University, an MD from Harvard Medical School and an AB in biochemical sciences from Harvard College.

Mass General Cancer Center

An integral part of one of the world’s most distinguished academic medical centers, the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center is among the leading cancer care providers in the United States.