Ann-Marie Broome

Ann-Marie Broome, M.B.A., Ph.D.

Program Director

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Office of the Director
Division of Translational Research

Dr. Ann-Marie Broome joined the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) in 2020 in the Office of Translational Research and currently serves as the Program Director for the Cooperative Research to Enable and Advance Translational Enterprises for Biotechnology Products and Biologics (CREATE Bio) program and the Ultra-rare diseases Gene Therapy (URGenT) Network.

Prior to joining NINDS, Dr. Broome was an Associate Professor in the Department of Cell and Molecular Pharmacology at the Medical University of South Carolina, the Director of the Molecular Imaging Program in the Center for Biomedical Imaging, and the Director of Small Animal Imaging in the MUSC Hollings Cancer Center with secondary appointments in Immunology & Microbiology and Neurosciences.  In addition, she held adjunct appointments at Clemson University and Case Western Reserve University. Her research studied the mechanisms of disease progression for glioblastoma and cancer metastasis as well as transplant immunology utilizing nanotechnology-based drug delivery and pharmaco-engineering. She worked on many translational aspects of cancer research including in vivo animal models, drug development and validation, and precision medicine. 

Dr. Broome received her Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Chemistry, and Mathematics at Columbia College and her Ph.D. in Biomedical Science at the University of South Carolina, School of Medicine.  She also completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Physiology and Biophysics at Case Western Reserve University. She received her M.B.A. from Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University in Healthcare Administration and Bioscience Entrepreneurship.