Dr. Roger S. Lo earned his bachelor of science in biology with honors from Stanford University. He received his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from the Tri-institutional Cornell/Sloan-Kettering/Rockefeller MD-PhD Program.
For his graduate work, he trained under Joan Massagué of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center studying TGF-beta signaling. He completed his residency in dermatology at UCLA and trained under Owen Witte of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and UCLA as a postdoctoral fellow studying cancer progression.
In 2008, Dr. Lo joined the faculty of the Division of Dermatology/Department of Medicine at UCLA and became a member of the Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, where his laboratory is located. He also has a secondary appointment in the Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology.
Dr. Lo's research support has come from:
Dr. Lo serves as a Scientific Editor for Cancer Discovery.