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Tayyaba Hasan, Ph.D.

Dr. Tayyaba Hasan is a Professor of Dermatology at the Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Harvard Medical School (HMS) and a Professor of Health Sciences and Technology (Harvard-MIT)....

Current Lab Members

Dr. Tayyaba Hasan's lab team is a mix of biologists, chemists, physicists, engineers, managers, etc....

Former Lab Members

Dr. Hasan has mentored and trained more than 250 diverse students and postdoctoral fellows....

May 11, 2023

Our interns are getting noticed

Please help me to congratulate our 2022 HST-Wellman Summer Institute student, Noorullah Imran, on winning BEST POSTER at the recent Stanford Research Conference 2023 utilizing

May 10, 2023

Our Posters are winners!

Congratulations to Shazia Bano, PhD on receiving the MGH ‘s SAC 2023 Poster of Distinction Award on your abstract: Remediating Desmoplasia with EGFR-Targeted Photoactivable Multi-Inhibitor

April 11, 2023

Dr Hasan receives 5th (yes fifth) Lifetime Achievement Award!

Congratulations to Professor Tayyaba Hasan who was recognized with The Gold Medal Award by the International Photodynamic Association (IPA) , given for significant mentoring and

April 6, 2022

Alumni Joseph WR Swain bags the NSF GRFP 2022 Award

We are proud to share that our alumni Joseph WR Swain who worked as a Research Technician in Hasan lab for 2 years, now at

September 3, 2021

Dr. Hasan receives 2021 ESP Award for Excellence in Photobiological Research

Dr. Hasan was honored with 2021 ESP AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN PHOTOBIOLOGICAL RESEARCH during the General Assembly of the European Society for Photobiology (ESP) on

July 12, 2021

Mallika Priya receives MGH’s prestigious “Pillars of Excellence Award” for the year 2020.

CONGRATULATIONS to our team member Mallika Priya, PhD., for being awarded with “2020 Pillars of Excellence Award – for Integrating Diversity, Equity & Inclusion and

July 12, 2021

Dr. Hasan receives Lifetime Achievement Award Presentation at ICPP-11

Dr. Tayyaba Hasan, received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society of Porphyrins and Phthalocyanines on 7/1/21 during the International Conferences on Porphyrins and Phthalocyanines

June 14, 2021

Hasan Lab Alumni presence at American Society for Photobiology (ASP) Symposium 2021

Five Alumni of Hasan lab presented their research work at American Society for Photobiology (ASP) Symposium 2021. The symposium was hosted virtually on June 8,

June 26, 2020

Alumni Achievement: Joe Huang, PhD​ recognized with the Trailblazer R21 Award

Huang Chiao (Joe) Huang, PhD​ recognized with the Trailblazer R21 Award Joe who is an Assistant Professor in the Fischell Department of Bioengineering at the

May 11, 2020

Shoaib Ashraf Wins People’s Choice- Best Slam Talk Award!

September 13, 2019 Congratulations to Shoaib Ashraf; DVM, PhD (Hasan Lab) who has won the “People’s Choice – Best Slam Talk Award”  at the 2019 Wellman Retreat. He presented a fascinating