Mark R. Miglarese, PhD

Senior Vice President, Clinical Laboratories

Dr. Miglarese joined Caris Life Sciences in 2015 as Vice President of R&D and in 2018 took on the leadership of the Caris Molecular Intelligence™ (CMI) molecular profiling lab. He is currently Senior Vice President of Clinical Laboratories, responsible for scientific and operational oversight of both the tissue and blood clinical molecular profiling labs as well as Translational Research and Regulatory Affairs.

Prior to joining Caris, Dr. Miglarese founded OncoNex Consulting LLC and served as an advisor and interim Chief Scientific Officer for Cielo Therapeutics. Before that, he held various positions in the biopharma and diagnostics sectors including Chief Scientific Officer at GeneCentric Diagnostics, Vice President of Oncology Translational and Clinical Science at OSI/Astellas Pharmaceuticals, Assistant Director of Translational Research at Array BioPharma and Section Head in the Department of Cancer Research at Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals.

Dr. Miglarese received his BS in Biology from Virginia Tech and earned his PhD from the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Virginia. He continued his post-doctoral training studying the molecular and cell biology of cancer at Pfizer Central Research and in the Department of Dermatology at Yale University School of Medicine, where he elucidated the molecular basis underlying a central oncogene-driven autocrine growth loop in melanomas.