Pathology Graduate Training Program
Name: Amanda Boehm
Cellular and Molecular Pathology (CMP) -
Undergraduate Degree: BA
Undergraduate Degree Year: 2002
Undergraduate Institution: Washington and Jefferson College, Washington PA
Undergraduate Major: Biology and English
Academic Status: Year in Program: 4
Graduate Program: INTBP, CMP
Thesis Advisor: Jennifer R. Grandis, M.D.
Thesis Title/Research Topic: STAT3 as a therapeutic target in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
Current Research Description: Investigating the mechanism of a STAT3 transcription factor decoy developed in our laboratory. I am also investigating the therapeutic efficacy of targeting EGFR, STAT3, and Bcl-XL in head and neck cancer.
Undergraduate Honors: Presidential Scholar (1998-2002)
HHMI Summer Undergraduate Research Internship Recipient (1999)
Sigma Tau Delta English Honorary Society
Order of Omega Greek Leadership Honors Society