Faculty
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Kilannin Krysiak, PhD

Instructor
Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Stem Cell Biology

Research Interests

  • Precision medicine
  • Cancer genomics
  • Lymphoma

Contact

  • 314-747-9284 (tel)
  • McDonnell Genome Institute
Washington University School of Medicine
    Campus Box 8501
    4444 Forest Park Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63108

Biosketch

Education
2002-2006 BS, Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
2008-2014 PhD, Molecular Genetics and Genomics, Washington University in Saint Louis
Academic Positions & Employment
2004-2005 Undergraduate Researcher, Lei Liu Laboratory, Bioinformatics Center, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
2006-2008 Visiting Research Specialist, Eric Oldfield Laboratory, Department of Chemistry, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
2008-2014 Predoctoral Candidate, Matthew Walter Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Washington University in Saint Louis
2014-2016 Staff Scientist, McDonnell Genome Institute, Washington University in Saint Louis
2016-present Instructor, Division of Oncology, Department of Medicine, Washington University in Saint Louis
Honors & Awards
2002-2003 General Assembly Public Affairs Scholarship
2002-2003 Merit Recognition Scholarship
2002-2004 Hill Climbers Scholarship
2004-2006 Dean’s List (Fall 04, Spring 05/06) University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
2008-2011 Cancer Pathway Fellow, Siteman Cancer Center, St. Louis
2012 Molecular Genetics Program Annual Retreat Poster Award, Washington University
2012-2014 NCI/NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award
2017 Biocuration 2017 Poster Award, Stanford University
Professional Societies & Organizations
2011-2013 Association for Women in Science, Student Member
2013-2014 American Society of Hematology, Graduate Student Member
2015-present Association for Women in Science, Professional Member
2016-present American Association for Cancer Research, Associate Member
2016-present Women in Cancer Research, Member