Etty Benveniste, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Basic Research
Etty Benveniste, Ph.D., is professor and chair of the Department of Cell Biology, co-director of the Cancer Cell Biology Program and Associate Director for Basic Science at the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Dr. Benveniste received her undergraduate degree in biological sciences from California State University. She received her Ph.D. in immunology from the University of California-Los Angeles and then completed her postdoctoral work in neuroimmunology, also at UCLA.
She holds the Alma B. Maxwell-UAHSF Endowed Chair if Biomedical Research.