Reid F. Thompson, MD PhD

rst2Faculty Rank:

Assistant Professor

Department:

Radiation Medicine

Computational Biology (joint-appointment)

Division:

Computational Biology & Informatics

Specialty:

Cutaneous oncology (melanoma)

Degrees:

B.A., Genetics & Biophysical Chemistry Dartmouth College

Ph.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Residency:

Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Research Interests:

My clinical research interests focus broadly on melanoma, and in particular the integration of radiotherapy and immunotherapy as tumor vaccine. In addition, I am interested in exploring the interplay between genetics and treatment responses, and have a research appointment in computational biology expressly focusing on the field of precision medicine, with the goal being to enable individualization of therapy based on personalized genomics.

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