About Us

Stem Cell Program Leadership Members of the Stem Cell program at a recent event in Boston (see below for full caption).

The Core Faculty of the Stem Cell Program represent different areas of concentration and expertise, but all share the common goal of translating the promise of stem cells into effective therapies and treatments. They are supported by the efforts of talented and dedicated postdoctoral fellows, research technicians and staff.

Core Stem Cell Program Faculty:

In photo above, from left to right: Willy Lensch, PhD, Daley Lab; Thorsten Schlaeger, PhD, Head, hESC Core; Paul Lerou, MD, Daley Lab, Richard Gregory, PhD Principal Investigator Stem Cell Program; George Q. Daley, MD, PhD, Director, Transplantation Program; Carla Kim, PhD; Principal Investigator, Stem Cell Program , Leonard I. Zon, MD, Director, Stem Cell Program.



  • Business plan, mission, goals

    To deliver on the promise of stem cell research as swiftly as possible, the Stem Cell Program at Children’s Hospital Boston has devised a meticulous business plan in consultation with business, philanthropic and biotechnology leaders, the plan lays out the milestones and investments necessary to bring the Program’s first stem cell therapy to clinical trials within five years. Learn more about the Stem Cell Program’s mission and its five top-priority clinical goals.