National Breast Cancer Coalition

Alana Welm, PhD

Research Updates from Year One: Metastasis Prevention
| May 6, 2012
Welm discusses the very difficult and complicated process of targeting metastasis as key to preventing death from breast cancer.

Bio:Alana Welm, PhD is an Investigator at Huntsman Cancer Institute and is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Oncological Sciences at the University of Utah where her laboratory is entirely focused on breast cancer metastasis. Welm received her BS from the University of Montana and her PhD from Baylor College of Medicine. She completed postdoctoral studies in J. Michael Bishop’s lab at the University of California, San Francisco. She joined the Huntsman Cancer Institute in January 2007.