Dr. Luis Cubano is a program director in the Division of Genomic Medicine, National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), joining NHGRI in 2019. His main responsibility is to lead NHGRI’s Training and Career Development Program. His interests include increasing the diversity of the biomedical workforce.
Prior to joining NHGRI, Dr. Cubano was a professor and associate dean for research and graduate studies at the Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine in Puerto Rico.
Dr. Cubano received his B.S. from Tulane University, his M.S. from the University of Alabama in Huntsville, his Ph.D. from Kansas State University, and completed post-doctoral training at the Tulane University Medical Center.