Anna Riegel, PhD, is a Professor of Oncology and Lombardi’s Associate Director for Cancer Research Education. Dr. Riegel received her PhD from the University of Wisconsin, at a founding cancer research training program in the United States. She serves at the Principal Investigator for Lombardi’s Tumor Biology Training Grant and has a strong track record in education that includes personally mentoring nine post-doctoral fellows and 13 doctoral candidates. Dr. Riegel has an active laboratory which conducts research on hormone and growth factor receptor interactions in breast, prostate, and pancreatic cancers. Her work aims to develop novel targets for new drugs to treat and prevent cancer. Dr. Riegel’s research is funded by the National Institutes of Health, Department of Defense, and various private foundations.