Assistant Professor, Assistant Investigator, Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute, University of Pennsylvania MedicineBiography
Dr. Kathryn Wellen received a PhD from Harvard University in 2006 and performed postdoctoral work at the University of Pennsylvania from 2006-2011. In 2011 she joined the Department of Cancer Biology at the University of Pennsylvania as an Assistant Professor. She is a 2012 Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences and is a recipient of a 2012 Forbeck Scholar Award. Her laboratory's research focuses on elucidating links between cellular metabolism and signaling, with a current emphasis on metabolic regulation of the epigenome.