Department of Molecular and Medical Genetics at the Oregon Health and Sciences University (OHSU)
Paul Spellman, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor in the Department
of Molecular and Medical Genetics at the Oregon Health and Sciences
University (OHSU). He is a member of the Knight Cancer Institute and the Oregon
for Spatial Systems Biomedicine. Dr. Spellman completed his bachelor's
degree from MIT in 1995 and his Ph.D. from Stanford University School of Medicine
in 2000 where he trained with Drs. David Botstein and Patrick O.
techniques for understanding genomes. Dr. Spellman was a post-doctoral
fellow with Dr. Gerald M. Rubin at UC Berkeley. Dr. Spellman was a Scientist
later Staff Scientist at Lawrence Berkeley National Labs before
spending six months as Special Assistant to the Deputy Director of the NCI
Dr. Spellman joined OHSU in 2011 to pursue his research programs
studying the molecular causes of cancer and identifying methods for deploying
agents more effectively to treat cancer. Dr. Spellman
is a member of the Can!
c er Genome Atlas and the International Cancer Genomics Consortium.