Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD, DPhil

Associate Professor of Medicine

A Rhodes Scholar, he graduated from Stanford University, University of Oxford, and Harvard Medical School. Dr. Mukherjee was awarded the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for general nonfiction for his book, The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer, which has been described as “an elegant inquiry, at once clinical and personal, into the long history of an insidious disease.” His latest book,  The Gene: An Intimate History, is on many best seller lists, including The New York Times Notable Books, and is a Washington Post and Seattle Times Best Book of the Year. It lists as one of Bill Gates’ 5 Must-Reads for 2016.