Ruoning Wang, PhD

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Ruoning Wang, PhD, is a principal investigator in the Center for Childhood Cancer for The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, a principal investigator for the Division of Hematology and Oncology at Nationwide Children's Hospital and an assistant professor in the Department of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine.

Dr. Wang earned his bachelor's degree in Medicinal Chemistry from China Pharmaceutical University, followed by an MS degree in Biochemistry from Nanjing Medical University and a PhD degree in Gene & Development from the University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center (UT-MDACC). He trained in Immunology and Cancer Biology at St Jude Children’s Research Hospital as a postdoctoral fellow and joined The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital as a princial investigator and The Ohio State University as an assistant professor of pediatrics in August 2013.

Academic and Clinical Areas
Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • V Scholar, 2014
  • AACR-Bristol-Myers Squibb Oncology Scholar-in-Training Award, American Cancer Society, 2011
  • Alfred G. Knudson Outstanding Dissertation Award, UT-MD Anderson Cancer Center, 2007
  • Presidents’ Research Scholar Award, UTH-GSBS and UT-MD Anderson Cancer Center, 2007
  • Research Achievement Award (1st Place), Genes & Development Program, UT-MD Anderson Cancer Center, 2006
  • George J. Mitchell Fellowship, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 2009 - 2012
Professional Experience

1996 - 1996 Nanjing Medical University, Teacher

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Center for Childhood Cancer