Leadership

Co-director, basic research

Dr. Lynne Postovit, PhD

Dr. Postovit is a cancer scientist who works to better understand breast and ovarian cancers, and also discover new targets for the treatment and earlier detection of cancer. Her extensive collaborative research network allows her to translate what she discovers in the lab to clinical practice, for the benefit of cancer patients worldwide. 

Dr. Postovit is a brilliant young investigator who already has three cancer patents, including a treatment in clinical trials for prostate cancer. She brings a translational research perspective to CRINA’s leadership, helping our healthcare system accelerate the implementation of new cancer research discoveries in the clinic. Dr. Postovit is the lead on facilitating university research and pharmaceutical industry partnerships, as well as CRINA fundraising and government relations.