Jie Deng, MD, PhD
Dr. Deng is from Clearwater, Florida and received her Bachelor's degree in Chemistry from the University of Florida. Her interest in studying cancer immunotherapy first stemmed from internships at the National Institutes of Health and led her to pursue MD/PhD training. Her PhD research was focused on the transcriptional regulation of immune checkpoints by the tumor microenvironment and using these insights to strategically combine cancer therapies. Upon the completion of her MD/PhD, Dr. Deng spent a year in Chicago for her transitional year internship at Resurrection Medication Center.