Edward V. Prochownik, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Director of Oncology Research, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
  • Professor of Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Education & Training

  • Fellowship-The Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA
  • Residency-The Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA
  • MD-University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
  • PhD-The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
  • Undergraduate-The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Representative Publications

Research Interests

  • Evaluation of molecular inhibitors of the c-myc oncoprotein
  • Regulation of and by the Myc oncoprotein
  • Function and pharmacologic regulation of the c-Myc oncoprotein
  • Impact of c-Myc oncoprotein expression on cellular metabolism