Adjunct Professor in Medicine-Hematology/Oncology and Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, Northwestern University; Senior Co-Investigator for the Chicago Region Physical Sciences-Oncology Center
Director of University of Florida Health Cancer Center; The Marshall E. Rinker, Sr. Foundation and David B. and Leighan R. Rinker Chair
Dr. Licht's laboratory studies aberrant gene regulation repression as a cause of hematologic malignancy, including acute promyelocytic leukemia, multiple myeloma and myeloproliferative neoplasms, and developing small molecules and peptides strategies to revert abnormal gene regulation and treat disease.
Dr. Licht was a recipient of a Leukemia Society Scholar Award and currently holds a Burroughs-Wellcome Clinical Scientist Award in Translational Research. He is a Councilor of the American Society of Clinical Investigation and a member of the Association of American Physicians. Dr. Licht is a charter member of the NIH Cancer Molecular Pathology Study section and has served on American Cancer Society and Leukemia and Lymphoma Society review panels.
Office: The University of Florida
Cancer/Genetics Research Complex
2033 Mowry Road, Suite 145
PO Box 103633 | Gainesville, FL 32610
Email: jdlicht [at] ufl [dot] edu
Email: ambergay [at] ufl [dot] edu