DepartmentsLaboratory Medicine and PathologyLocationRochester, MinnesotaLanguagesEnglishFrenchItalianPortugueseSpanishExisting patientsSend a secure message via patient portal Biographical summaryDr. Maia leads the Functional Epigenomics Lab as part of the Centre for Individualized Medicine, Mayo Clinic. InterestsCancer stem cellsOvarian cancerEpigenomicsTumor heterogeneitySingle cell RNA and ATAC-seq Mayo Clinic locations Rochester, Minnesota Driving directions More info Billing & insurance Accessibility services Education2016Postdoctoral Fellowship - Chromatin Biology, Mentor: Dr. Emily BernsteinIcahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai2010Ph.D. - Molecular Biology. Mentor: Miguel Ramalho-SantosUniversity of Coimbra2009Predoctoral Research Fellow - Molecular BiologyUniversity of California at San Francisco (UCSF)2002BS - Aquatic SciencesICBAS, University of PortoShow more education Activities and honorsAwards and honors2022Career Enhancement Program award Mayo Clinic NIH Breast Cancer SPOREMayo Clinic2021DoD Ovarian Academy Junior Investigator Mayo Clinic2020Regenerative Sciences Curriculum Development Award Mayo Clinic2019Career Enhancement Program award Mayo Clinic NIH Ovarian Cancer SPORE Mayo Clinic2018Junior Faculty Poster AwardDepartment of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology2018Poster AwardEpigentics: From Mechanisms to Disease2017Travel AwardChampalimaud Research Symposium2016C1 Award for the Single-Cell Auto-Prep System with ATAC-seqFluidigm2014Postdoc Recognition AwardISMMS2014NYSCF-Druckenmiller FellowshipNew York Stem Cell Foundation2013Best Poster Presentation, RCMI SymposiumHunter College2012Honorable Mention Poster Presentation, Stem Cell SymposiumCornell University2011Postdoctoral FellowshipDepartment of Defense Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP)2008Best Graduate Student Poster Presentation, Center of Reproductive Sciences RetreatUniversity of California San Francisco (UCSF)2003Ph.D. FellowshipThe Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology 2000Socrates ScholarshipUniversity of PortoShow more awards and honorsProfessional memberships2022 - presentAssociate DirectorCenter for Individualized Medicine (CIM), Mayo Clinic Rochester2021 - presentMemberDLMP Research Interest Groups (Multiomics and Cancer)2020 - 2021MemberLeadership in PhD Scholar Program (LeaP) Admissions Program Committee2020 - 2021MemberCIM/Beyond DNA: “Rare and undiagnosed diseases” steering committee2020 - presentMemberRegenerative Sciences Curriculm Development committee2013 - presentMemberAmerican Association for Cancer Research2010 - presentMemberNew York Academy of Sciences2008 - presentMemberInternational Society for Stem Cell ResearchShow more professional membershipsPublicationsSee my publicationsResearch activitiesSee a description of research activities. Biographical summaryInterestsMayo Clinic locationsEducationActivities and honors Request an appointment PST-20424692 Doctors & Medical Staff Gaspar Maia, Alexandre Ph.D.