Andrew Aguirre, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Associate Member, Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT
Andrew Aguirre, MD, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, a medical oncologist at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI) and an Associate Member of the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT. Andy earned MD and PhD degrees from Harvard Medical School and trained in internal medicine and oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital and DFCI. As a graduate student, he studied pancreatic cancer genetics in the lab of Ronald Depinho. Andy did a post-doctoral fellowship with William Hahn at DFCI and the Broad Institute using functional genetic screens to identify new cancer therapeutic targets. He now practices medical oncology and leads a cancer research laboratory focused on improving treatment options for patients with pancreatic cancer and other RAS-driven cancer types. Outside of the lab, Andy enjoys sports, fishing and spending time with his family.