Nathalie Javidi-Sharifi, M.D. PhD
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Clinical Fellow in Hematology-Oncology, DFCI
M.D. PhD, Oregon State University
Nathalie completed her clinical fellowship training in Hematology and Medical Oncology at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital before joining the lab.
Originally from Munich, Germany, she studied biochemistry at the Technical University of Munich. She later moved to Portland, Oregon, for a PhD in Cancer Biology, mentored by Dr. Brian Druker and Dr. Jeffrey Tyner. She also completed medical school and residency training in Internal Medicine at Oregon Health and Science University.
Her focus in the lab is on hematologic malignancies and functional precision medicine. She is applying functional profiling techniques developed in the Letai lab to clinical questions in lymphoma therapy. Outside of work, she enjoys time with her family, gardening, reading, running, and yoga.