Dr. Heiser's research is focused on identifying pathways and aberrations associated with therapeutic response and resistance in cancer. In her studies, she uses an integrative systems biology approach to understand cancer as a complex system. Dr. Heiser is also an active member of the DREAM Consortium, which is a community-based effort to rigorously assess and advance algorithms in computational biology.
- B.A., University of California, Berkeley California 1998
- Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh 2004