Ramiro Garzon is an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology, and a co-leader of the Leukemia Research Program at The Ohio State University (OSU) Comprehensive Cancer Center, Columbus, Ohio. He received his M.D. from the National University School of Medicine, Cordoba, Argentina. He trained in the Medicine program at Yale affiliated Danbury Hospital, Connecticut and subsequently completed a hematology/oncology fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia. His research focuses on noncoding RNA expression and function in hematopoiesis and leukemia. He has published more than 90 peer-reviewed articles and is the principal investigator of several federal research grants. He has received the Kimmel Translational award, the Leukemia and Lymphoma Scholar Award and the American Cancer Society Research Scholar Award. He is currently a permanent member of the Clinical Oncology Study section at the National Institute of Health and a member of the Scientific Committee on Transplantation Biology and Cellular Therapies of eth American Society of Hematology.