Shahriar Koochekpour, MD, PhD
Dr. Koochekpour joined the staff of Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) as an Associate Professor of Cancer Genetics, Urology and Oncology in 2011. Dr. Koochekpour graduated from Shiraz Medical School, Shiraz University of Health Sciences Center (Iran), with an MD degree and followed that with a short-term residency in General Pathology. Dr. Koochekpour obtained his PhD in cellular and molecular oncology from Kings College School of Medicine, University of London; London, UK. He continued his postdoctural training at the National Cancer Institute-Advanced Bioscience Laboratories, Frederick Cancer Research and Development Center, Frederick, Maryland. Dr. Koochekpour has comprehensive training and experience in cellular and molecular biology of cancer, analyzing gene expression and functions, oncogenes and tumor suppressors, genetics, health disparity and translational cancer research.