Dan Peer

Center for Translational Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Dan Peer is a Full Professor and the Director of the Laboratory of Precision NanoMedicine at Tel Aviv University. He is also the Vice Dean for Research at the George S. Wise Faculty of Life Sciences and the Chair of Tel Aviv University Cancer Biology Research Center. Prof. Peer is the Founder and Managing Director of the SPARK Tel Aviv, Center for Translational Medicine. Moreover, Prof. Peer is a scientific advisory board member in numerous international companies and an invited keynote speaker in numerous conferences.

Prof. Peer’s work was among the first to demonstrate systemic delivery of RNA molecules using targeted nanocarriers to the immune system and he pioneered the use of RNA interference for drug discovery in immune cells.