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Vanessa Scanlon, PhD

Assistant Professor Adjunct

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Vanessa Scanlon, PhD



Vanessa is a wife and mother of two adorable little boys. She is passionate about science and strengthening the pipeline of underrepresented individuals to successful research careers. Her research interests include hematopoiesis and the bone marrow microenvironment. In her spare time, she enjoys live music, gardening and star gazing.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    UConn Health, Biomedical Science (2015)
  • BS
    UConn, MCB (2006)
  • BS
    UConn, DGS (2006)

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