Elizabeth A. Conner, Ph.D.

Elizabeth A. Conner, Ph.D.

  • Center for Cancer Research
  • National Cancer Institute


Dr. Conner obtained her Ph.D. in Toxicology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.  She continued her research at the National Cancer Institute, applying genomic and molecular technologies in her research on the molecular pathogenesis of human liver cancer.  Currently, Dr. Conner serves as Facility Manager for the CCR Genomics Core.  In this capability, she provides investigators from NCI and other institutes within NIH with access to genomic technologies and Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS). The Core is unique in granting user-accessible instrumentation. Additional resources include training, consultation services, bioinformatics support, and secure data delivery/management. The Core also provide DNA and RNA quality control (QC) services.

For more information, visit the CCR Genomics Core.

Areas of Expertise

Gene Expression
Digital PCR

CCR Genomics Core

Accessible to NCI intramural investigators with a range of genomics technologies, available either as services delivered by the Core or as walk-up access to specific instrumentation and technologies.


Research Chemist
Steven W. Shema, B.S.
Bioinformatics Analyst I (Contr.)
Desiree Tillo, Ph.D.
Research Biologist
Qin Wei, Ph.D.
Staff Scientist
Madeline Wong, Ph.D.