Maria “Ken” Figueroa, MD

    Maria “Ken” Figueroa, MD

    Associate Professor of Human Genetics, Co-Leader of the Cancer Epigenetics Research Program, and Assistant Director for Translational Research at the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center in Miami, Florida
    • Pulling Back the Curtain: Maria “Ken” Figueroa, MD Friday, January 1st, 2021

      Here, Maria “Ken” Figueroa, MD, talks about her childhood in Argentina, medical inspiration from the TV show M*A*S*H, and her passion for research. Before we delve into your career, we first have to ask how you got your nickname. My given name is Maria Eugenia, but I was never called that. For some reason, my [...]