Douglas Melton, Ph.D.

Scientific Advisory Board


Dr. Melton is the Xander University Professor at Harvard University. He is also Co-Director of the Harvard Stem Cell Institute and a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator. Dr. Melton is a member of the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine and recent awards include the Lounsberry Medal from the National Academy of Sciences, the Joslin Medal, and the Scientific American Policy Leader of the Year. His laboratory focuses on stem cell biology and making pancreatic tissue for the treatment of diabetes.