Margaret A. Tucker, M.D.
|Organization:||National Cancer InstituteDivision of Cancer Epidemiology & Genetics, Human Genetics Program|
|Address:||Executive Plaza SouthRoom 7122|
Dr. Margaret A. Tucker is Director of the Human Genetics Program and Acting Director of the Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics at the National Cancer Institute. Dr. Tucker received her M.D. from Harvard Medical School and completed training in internal medicine and medical oncology at Stanford University Medical Center. In her over 30 years at NCI, Dr. Tucker has led the Institute’s research program on melanoma atlas, created training videos for the clinical examination of members of high-risk families, and developed the first calculator to estimate an individual’s risk of developing melanoma.