Charlotte Kuperwasser, Ph.D.

c-kupperwasser-new-650x650Director, Raymond and Beverly Sackler Convergence Laboratory (RBSCL)

Professor of Developmental, Molecular, and Chemical Biology
Tufts University School of Medicine

Investigator, Molecular Oncology Research Institute (MORI)
Tufts Medical Center

Dr. Charlotte Kuperwasser is the Director of the Raymond and Beverly Sackler Convergence Laboratory at Tufts University School of Medicine. She is a Professor of Developmental, Molecular & Chemical Biology and an investigator at the Molecular Oncology Research Institute (MORI) at Tufts Medical Center. She is a national and internationally recognized expert in the fields of mammary gland biology and breast cancer.

Dr. Kuperwasser has made seminal and important contributions in the field of mammary gland development, breast cancer, stromal-epithelial cell biology, and stem cells. Dr. Kuperwasser received her PhD at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and was a Jane Coffin Child’s Postdoctoral Fellow in the laboratory of Robert Weinberg at the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research at MIT. Dr. Kuperwasser has been a Howard Hughes Fellow, a Merck Fellow and received several awards including the COG/Aventis Young Investigator Award, the Raymond & Beverly Sackler Award, and the Natalie V. Zucker Award.