Full Name
Jennifer M Kwan, MD, PhD
Yale School of Medicine
Speaker Bio
Dr. Kwan, MD, PhD is an assistant professor of medicine in the Section of Cardiovascular Medicine at the Yale School of Medicine, working on cardio-oncology related translational research to evaluate mechanisms of cardiotoxicities associated with oncologic therapies and the role/effect of clonal hematopoiesis/somatic variants in heart failure and cardio-oncology patients. She obtained her MD and PhD degrees from the Medical Scientist Training Program at UI Chicago where she won several research and leadership awards. She previously graduated with honors from the University of California, Berkeley with a BA in Molecular Cell Biology, where she was both a Cal Alumni Scholar and recipient of the Berkeley Academic Scholarship. She also serves on the board of directors for the American Physician Scientists Association (APSA) and has spearheaded advocacy efforts and initiatives to support the career success of physician scientist trainees and early career physician scientists, including successful advocacy for increased NIH funding
Jennifer M Kwan, MD, PhD