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Hao Wu, PhD

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Associate Professor of Genetics

Core member, Penn Epigenetics Institute

Member, Penn Institute of Regenerative Medicine (IRM)

Member, Penn Cardiovascular Institute (CVI)

Perelman School of Medicine

University of Pennsylvania


Graduate program affiliations:

  •   Cell and Molecular Biology (CAMB/G&E)

  •   Genomics and Computational Biology (GCB)

  •   Neuroscience (NGG)

  •   Pharmacology (PGG)


2010-2015     Postdoc     Harvard University and Boston Children’s Hospital

2002-2009     Ph.D.          University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

1998-2002     B.S.             Tsinghua University



2018               W.W. Smith Charitable Trust Research Awards

2017               NIH Director’s New Innovator Award (DP2)

2014               NIH/NHGRI Pathway-to-Independence Award (K99/R00)

2011               Post-doctoral Fellowship, Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Fund for Medical Research

2006               Pre-doctoral Fellowship, California Institute of Regenerative Medicine (CIRM)


NGG/CAMB 713 - Neuroepigenetics (course co-director, with Zhaolan Zhou and Erica Korb)

GCB 534 - Experimental Genome Science (guest lecture)

GCB/CAMB 752 – Seminar in Genomics (guest lecture)

BIOL 483 - Epigenetics (guest lecture)

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