Biography

Dr. Jonathan Reichner is a Professor of Surgery in the Department of Surgery at Rhode Island Hospital and The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.With PhD graduates, Courtney Johnson and Angel Byrd (2010)With PhD graduates, Courtney Johnson and Angel Byrd (2010)

He received his B.S. from Ohio State University in 1976 and worked as a clinical microbiologist until entering graduate school. He received his Ph.D. in Microbiology and Immunology from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 1983.  Dr. Reichner completed his postdoctoral training at the University of Connecticut Health Science Center, MD Anderson Hospital & Tumor Institute of the University of Texas Cancer Center, and the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.  In 1988, he joined the Department of Medicine's Division of Hematology as an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Rhode Island Hospital and Brown University.  In 1991, he transferred to the Department of Surgery's Division of Surgical Research and was promoted to Associate Professor of Surgery in 1996. 

Dr. Reichner has been a member of the Pathobiology Graduate Faculty in the Department of Biology and Laboratory Medicine at Brown University since 1999. He was the Associate Director of the Pathobiology Graduate Program from 2003-2007.  He has been serving as the Interim Director since 2010 as well as Co-Director of the COBRE Center for Cancer Research Development at Rhode Island Hospital.  In 2014, Dr. Reichner was promoted to Professor of Surgery (Research) in the Department of Surgery.Dr. Reichner's Lab (2006). From left: Liz Lavigne, Versaci surgical resident Heather Hall (2005-07), Nicole Morin, Xian O'Brien, Jonathan Reichner and Brian LeblancDr. Reichner's Lab (2006). From left: Liz Lavigne, Versaci surgical resident Heather Hall (2005-07), Nicole Morin, Xian O'Brien, Jonathan Reichner and Brian Leblanc