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Reger Mikaeel, PhD

Postdoctoral Associate

Contact Information

Reger Mikaeel, PhD

Mailing Address

  • Yale School of Medicine

    Internal Medicine, The Anlyan Center, 300 Cedar St

    New Haven, CT 06519

    United States


Reger Mikaeel is a Postdoctoral Associate at the Yale School of Medicine. He was awarded his Ph.D., from The University of Adelaide in Australia in 2022, for his thesis entitled " Towards an Understanding of the Growing Incidence of Colorectal Cancer and Appendiceal Neoplasms in Young Adults". His thesis was composed of six manuscripts published in peer-reviewed journals. The main emphasis of his current research is to identify key driver genes and drug sensitivities of a previously uncharacterized CRC subtype that is overexpressed in African American CRC.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    The University of Adelaide, Hematology and Oncology (2022)
  • MSc
    University of Leicester, MSc Molecular Pathology & Toxicology (2014)
  • BSc
    University of Duhok, Biology (2011)