Christine Ryan, M.D.
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Attending Physician, DFCI Division of Lymphoma
M.D., 2017, Stanford University School of Medicine
Christine grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and received her undergraduate degree from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) and her medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine. She completed residency training in Internal Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital and fellowship training in Hematology/Oncology at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Mass General Brigham.
Christine joined the Davids Lab for her postdoctoral research in 2022 and conducts CLL clinical trial correlative studies which employ BH3 profiling to identify potential predictors of disease response. Her work also encompasses BH3 profiling studies in Richter’s Syndrome to potentially identify therapeutic vulnerabilities in this important area of unmet clinical need.
Upon completing her fellowship training, she joined the faculty at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. She is an attending physician in the Lymphoma Division and an Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Her research focuses on clinical trials and translational studies that investigate novel therapeutics in B-cell lymphomas.
Outside of work, she enjoys hiking, playing the piano, cheering her favorite sports teams, and spending time with family and friends.