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 a Clinical Professor of Medicine in the Division of Medical Oncology at the University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center. Prior to her role at USC, she served as an 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 over several years. Dr. Lu received her M.D. from Peking 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.