Joshua Owen, M.D., Ph.D.

Joshua Owen, M.D., Ph.D.

Joshua Owen, M.D., Ph.D. is currently a dermatology resident at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. His interests lie at the overlap of the immune system and neoplasia. He earned his MD and PhD degrees with Alpha Omega Alpha honors from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. There, he worked in the laboratory of Michael Brown, MD, and Joseph Goldstein, MD, studying metabolic signaling and insulin resistance. He earned BS degrees with summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa honors in chemistry and biochemistry from Texas A&M University.

As a 2017 AID Scholar he identified and studied the problem of the prevention and treatment of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma in organ transplant recipients.