Scientists

With a focus on team science, the principal investigators work independently and in collaboration with their colleagues, at Wistar and beyond. Wistar investigators strive to unlock knowledge about the mechanisms underlying diseases, with the ultimate goal of finding new ways to diagnose and treat illness.
  • Steven M. Albelda, M.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Ravi K. Amaravadi, M.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Richard K. Assoian, Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Devraj Basu, M.D., Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Michael R. Betts, Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Timothy M. Block, Ph.D.
    Drexel University
  • Anthony J. Capobianco, Ph.D.
    University of Miami
  • Dennis E. Discher, Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Cesare Furlanello, Ph.D.
    Fondazione Bruno Kessler
  • David S. Garlick, D.V.M.
    Pathology Consultant
  • Phyllis A. Gimotty, Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Mark I. Greene, M.D., Ph.D., F.R.C.P.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Thanos D. Halazonetis, D.D.S., Ph.D.
    University of Geneva
  • Katherine A. High, M.D.
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • F. Bradley Johnson, M.D., Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Ronen Marmorstein, Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Steven B. McMahon, Ph.D.
    Thomas Jefferson University
  • Reynold A. Panettieri, Jr., M.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Nicholas J. Petrelli, M.D.
    Associate Director for Translational Research, Wistar Cancer Center
    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center, Christiana Care Health System
  • George C. Prendergast, Ph.D.
    Lankenau Institute of Medical Research
  • Ulrich Rodeck, M.D., Ph.D.
    Thomas Jefferson University
  • Alexander Roesch, M.D.
    The Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
  • Fiona Simpkins, M.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Julia C. Tchou, M.D., Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Zhi Wei, Ph.D.
    New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • Xiaowei (George) Xu, M.D., Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania