Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Jun  Wang, PhD

Jun Wang, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Preventive Medicine (Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention)

Focus of Work

Bio

Dr. Jun Wang is Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention. He has extensive experiences in genomic studies to identify and validate biomarkers associated with breast cancer risk and progression, and to investigate gene networks and signal transduction pathways initiated by steroid hormones. With the integrated skills in molecular biology and medical informatics, he is interested in translational research in genetic and e...[Read full text]Dr. Jun Wang is Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention. He has extensive experiences in genomic studies to identify and validate biomarkers associated with breast cancer risk and progression, and to investigate gene networks and signal transduction pathways initiated by steroid hormones. With the integrated skills in molecular biology and medical informatics, he is interested in translational research in genetic and epigenetic factors such as DNA polymorphisms, DNA methylation and microRNA as risk biomarkers and molecular targets for cancer prevention.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • PhD: Peking Union Medical College, Pharmacology (1997)
  • MS: Northwestern University, Medical Informatics (2016)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology (2000)

Contact

312/908-7914

680 N Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1400
Chicago IL 60611