Kenneth Van Golen
Kenneth van Golen was born in Lansing, Mich, USA in 1964. He received degrees in microbiology and biochemistry from the Michigan State University in 1987. In 1996, he received his Ph.D. degree in cell and cancer biology from the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, Tex, USA/MD Anderson Cancer Center. He began his work on inflammatory breast cancer biology as a Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Michigan. He remained at the University of Michigan until 2006 as an Assistant Professor studying the role of Rho GTPases in inflammatory breast cancer and prostate cancer metastasis. He is currently an Associate Professor at the University of Delaware, Del, USA. Dr. van Golen is a Founding Member of the University of Delaware Center for Translational Cancer Research and is the Head of the Breast program there. In addition, he is also a Founding Member of the Inflammatory Breast Cancer World Alliance and acts as the Director of basic and translational research for the organization.
Biography Updated on 26 January 2011