Don Nguyen, PhD

Associate Professor of Pathology

Departments & Organizations

Pathology: Experimental Pathology Graduate Program | Nguyen Lab | Pathology Research

Cancer Center: Signal Transduction

Faculty Research

Stem Cell Center, Yale: Stem Cell Niche and Homing | Transcriptional Regulation of Stem and Progenitor Cells

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics and Development: Cell Biology; Epigenetics; Genetics and Genomics; Human Disease; Molecular Mechanisms; Regenerative Biology /Stem Cells | Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology, and Physiology: Cancer Biology and Therapeutics; Genetics, Genomics and Proteomics; Human Disease Pathology, Physiology and Intervention


  • B.S., Microbiology and Immunology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. 1998.
  • Ph.D., Microbiology and Immunology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY. 2004
  • Post-doctoral fellow, Cancer Biology and Genetics, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Institute, New York, NY. 2004-9.

Education & Training

PhD University of Rochester (2004)
BS McGill University (1998)
Post-doctoral Fellowship Memorial Sloan-Kettering Institute

Honors & Recognition

  • IASLC Young Investigator AwardInternational Association for the Study of Lung Cancer

  • V ScholarV Foundation for Cancer Research

  • Stewart Trust Fellow Alexander and Margaret Stewart Trust

  • Yale Center for Clinical Investigation ScholarYale Center for Clinical Investigation

  • 2013 Basic Research PrizeYale Cancer Center

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