Dr. Chad Cowan
Dr. Chad Cowan is an Associate Professor at Harvard University in the Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology and at Massachusetts General Hospital, with appointments in the Center for Regenerative Medicine, the Cardiovascular Research Center and the Center for Human Genetics Research. He is an associate member of the Broad Institute and a principal faculty member of the Harvard Stem Cell Institute, where he directs the Diabetes Disease Program and the iPS Cell Core Facility. Chad received his Ph.D. from the University of Texas Southwestern at Dallas, where he won the Nominata award for most outstanding thesis. He subsequently completed a Damon Runyon fellowship with Professor Douglas Melton at Harvard University. He also holds a B.A. and B.S. from the University of Kansas.