Susan Baserga, MD, PhD

Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, of Genetics and of Therapeutic Radiology

Departments & Organizations

Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry


Therapeutic Radiology: Radiobiology

Center for RNA Science and Medicine

Gene Regulation and Functional Genomics

Liver Center

Radiobiology & Radiotherapy

Yale Cancer Center: Genomics, Genetics, and Epigenetics

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Biochemistry, Quantitative Biology, Biophysics and Structural Biology (BQBS) | Microbiology | Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics and Development

Office of Cooperative Research

Education & Training

PhD Yale University (1988)
MD Yale University (1988)
Postdoctoral Fellow Yale University

Honors & Recognition

  • 2016 William C. Rose Awardthe American Society for Molecular Biology and Biochemistry (2016)

  • 2014-2015 Bohmfalk Scholar in Medical ResearchCharles W. Bohmfalk Awards (2015)

  • 2014 The Charles W. Bohmfalk Prize for basic science teaching at the Yale School of Medicine (also nominated in 2008, 2010)Charles W. Bohmfalk Prize Committee (2014)


  • Ribosome Biogenesis Netherlands (2008)

    Professor Baserga collaborated with researchers from the University of Nijmegen on issues pertaining to ribosome biogenesis. The project has been completed.

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Contact Info

Susan Baserga, MD, PhD
Mailing Address
Molecular Biophysics and BiochemistryPO Box 208024
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8024

Curriculum Vitae

Baserga lab at Yale