May 9, 2019

Rogel Cancer Center Names 14 Inaugural Rogel Sholars

Congratulations to CCMB affiliated faculty Mats Ljungman, Ph.D. and Sofia Merajver, M.D., Ph.D. whom are part the inaugural class of Rogel Scholars, a select designation with research support funded as part of a $150 million commitment from Richard and Susan Rogel.

"Exploring the role of the RNA exosome as a target for cancer therapy"

Mats Ljungman, Ph.D.

Mats Ljungman, Ph.D.

CCMB Affiliated Faculty
Professor of Radiation Oncology
Professor of Environmental Health Sciences

"Identifying and targeting factors that make cancers highly aggressive"

Sofia D. Merajver, M.D., Ph.D.

Sofia D. Merajver, M.D., Ph.D.

CCMB Affiliated Faculty
Professor of Internal Medicine
Professor of Epidemiology
Scientific Director, Breast Oncology Program