Kenneth D. Swanson PhD

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Dr. Swanson received his Ph.D. from Case Western Reserve University and went on to pursue his postdoctoral research in the laboratory of Dr. Benjamin Neel at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School where he worked on innate immunity and cancer. Following his postdoctoral training he joined the laboratory of Dr. Lewis Cantley as an instructor where he continued his studies on innate immunity, and cancer metabolism. Dr. Swanson is currently the senior scientist leading efforts in the Brain Tumor Center and Neuro-Oncology Unit at Beth Israel where he is studying the effects of tumor treating fields on cells.