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Ethan Lee, M.D. PhD

Professor, Cell and Developmental Biology
Professor, Pharmacology
Professor, Cancer Biology


Milo and Ethan

Ethan is a recipient of the Helen Hay Whitney Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship, an HHMI Postdoctoral Fellowship, a Leukemia and Lymphoma Special Fellowship, and a PEW Biomedical Scholars Award.


B.A. in Biochemistry from Rice University – Undergraduate research with Kathleen Beckingham

MD/PhD from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School – Graduate Research with Alfred Gillman

Postdoctoral Fellowship with Johann Deisenhofer at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Postdoctoral Fellowship with Marc Kirschner at  Harvard Medical School


Visiting scientist with Terry Orr-Weaver at the Whitehead Institute