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Rosa Munoz Xicola, PhD

Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Rosa Munoz Xicola, PhD

Mailing Address

  • Yale School of Medicine

    Department of Medicine (Digestive Diseases), PO Box 208019

    New Haven, CT 06520-8019

    United States


Education & Training

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    Yale University (2015)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    University of Illinois (UIC) (2014)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    Institute of Cancer Research (2010)
  • PhD
    Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Oncology (2009)
  • BA
    Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Biochemistry (2003)


  • "Relevant Heterogeneity in mismatch repair deficient tumors"
    Chicago, United States 2020

Honors & Recognition

Kushlan Junior Faculty Award2017

Professional Service

Nominating Committee. American Gastroenterological Association, AGASelected by AGA members to become part of the AGA Nominating Committee.2020 - 2021
2020 DDW symposium sponsored by the AGA Women's CommitteePlanning Committee2020
2020 DDW Symposium sponsored by the AGA Women's CommitteeWorking group that organized the 2020 DDW Symposium sponsored by the AGA Women's Committee2019
Gastroenterology Women’s coalition symposium at DDW 2019Planning Committee2019
New Haven Public SchoolsInvited speaker to talk about science career to 8th grade girls2019
Cancer GeneticsReviewer2018
Annual Women in GI Luncheon (DDW)Chair of the working group that organized the 2019 Annual Women in GI Luncheon at DDW 2019, which was attended by more than 150 female scientists.2018
American Gastroenterological Association Women's CommitteeMember2017 - 2019
Gastroenterology Women's CoalitionLiaison of the AGA for the GWC.2017 - 2018
Human Molecular GeneticsReviewer2017 - Present
GastroenterologyReviewer2017 - Present
Clinical and Translational GastroenterologyReviewer2016 - Present
CarcinogenesisReviewer2016 - Present
Women in Science at Yale (WISAY)Mentor for graduate female students2015 - 2016
Postdoctoral Association at University of IllinoisPresident2012 - 2013
PLOS ONEReviewer2012
Postdoctoral Association at University of IllinoisVice President2011
American Gastroenterological Association (AGA)Member2009 - Present
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)Member2008 - Present

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