Peter M. Glazer MD, PhD

Robert E. Hunter Professor of Therapeutic Radiology and Professor of Genetics; Chair, Department of Therapeutic Radiology

Departments & Organizations

WHRY Pilot Project Program Investigators

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics and Development

Yale Medical Group

Cancer Center, Yale: Radiobiology & Radiotherapy

Center for RNA Science and Medicine, Yale

Skin Diseases Research Center, Yale

Therapeutic Radiology/Radiation Oncology: Radiobiology | Therapeutic Radiology - Research | Therapeutic Radiology - Patient Care


Research Interests

Gene targeting and gene therapy; Genetic instability in cancer; Mutagenesis; DNA repair; Radiation resistance; Cellular responses to radiation

Clinical Interests

General radiation therapy; breast cancer; prostate cancer; lung cancer


  • M.D., Yale University , 1987
  • Ph.D., Yale University , 1987

Selected Publication

  • Czochor JR and Glazer PM: microRNAs in Cancer Cell Response to Ionizing Radiation. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2013 Nov. 10