Janice Lu, M.D., Ph.D.

Chief Medical Officer

Janice Lu, M.D., Ph.D. has served as our Chief Medical Officer since May 2022. Prior to joining Ambrx, Dr. Lu served as Clinical Professor and Director of Breast Medical Oncology Program at the University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center. Prior to her role at USC, she served as Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine in the Division of Hematology and Oncology at the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Lu, a board-certified medical oncologist, began her career at SUNY at Stony Brook where she served as the Director of the Breast Medical Oncology Program. Dr. Lu received her M.D. from Beijing University School of Medicine and a Ph.D. from Syracuse University focusing on epigenetics under the mentorship of Dr. David Allis (Rockefeller University). She completed her Hematology and Oncology Fellowship at New York University School of Medicine.