Lisa J. Zhang, Ph.D.
Lisa J. Zhang, Ph.D.
Staff Scientist

Dr. Zhang's current research focuses on the investigation of the cause and mechanism of endocrine cancers, and the development of novel therapeutics for endocrine malignancies.

Areas of Expertise
endocrine cancer

Contact Info

Lisa J. Zhang, Ph.D.

Center for Cancer Research
National Cancer Institute

Building10 - Hatfield CRC, Room 3-5840
Bethesda, MD 21702
301-451-1041

Dr. Zhang's current research focuses on the investigation of the cause and mechanism of endocrine cancers, and the development of novel therapeutics for endocrine malignancies.

Selected Publications
  1. Zhang L, Gaskins K, Yu Z, Xiong Y, Merino MJ, Kebebew E.
    Thyroid. 24: 695-704, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  2. Jain M, Zhang L, He M, Zhang YQ, Shen M, Kebebew E.
    Endocr. Relat. Cancer. 20: 361-70, 2013. [ Journal Article ]
  3. Nilubol N, Zhang L, Kebebew E.
    Thyroid. 23: 695-702, 2013. [ Journal Article ]
  4. Zhang L, He M, Zhang Y, Nilubol N, Shen M, Kebebew E.
    J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab.. 97: E319-28, 2012. [ Journal Article ]
  5. Zhang L, Rahbari R, He M, Kebebew E.
    Endocr. Relat. Cancer. 18: 731-42, 2011. [ Journal Article ]

Dr. Lisa Zhang received her Ph.D. from the University of Miami (Miami, FL) in 1994. Upon completing postdoctoral training at Harvard Medical School (Boston, MA) and at the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), NIH, Dr. Zhang was appointed as a staff scientist at NIDCR in 2001. In this position, Dr. Zhang studied the regulation of immune receptor signal transduction. She joined the Endocrine Oncology Branch (formerly the Endocrine Oncology Section of the Surgery Branch) in 2009.

Research

Dr. Zhang's current research focuses on the investigation of the cause and mechanism of endocrine cancers, and the development of novel therapeutics for endocrine malignancies.

Publications

Selected Publications
  1. Zhang L, Gaskins K, Yu Z, Xiong Y, Merino MJ, Kebebew E.
    Thyroid. 24: 695-704, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  2. Jain M, Zhang L, He M, Zhang YQ, Shen M, Kebebew E.
    Endocr. Relat. Cancer. 20: 361-70, 2013. [ Journal Article ]
  3. Nilubol N, Zhang L, Kebebew E.
    Thyroid. 23: 695-702, 2013. [ Journal Article ]
  4. Zhang L, He M, Zhang Y, Nilubol N, Shen M, Kebebew E.
    J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab.. 97: E319-28, 2012. [ Journal Article ]
  5. Zhang L, Rahbari R, He M, Kebebew E.
    Endocr. Relat. Cancer. 18: 731-42, 2011. [ Journal Article ]

Biography

Dr. Lisa Zhang received her Ph.D. from the University of Miami (Miami, FL) in 1994. Upon completing postdoctoral training at Harvard Medical School (Boston, MA) and at the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), NIH, Dr. Zhang was appointed as a staff scientist at NIDCR in 2001. In this position, Dr. Zhang studied the regulation of immune receptor signal transduction. She joined the Endocrine Oncology Branch (formerly the Endocrine Oncology Section of the Surgery Branch) in 2009.