Jason Ruth, PhD


Jason Ruth, Ph.D. joined 5AM Ventures as an Associate in 2017. He was previously a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, where he studied precision medicine and high throughput screening in Levi Garraway’s laboratory as well as started the Broad Institute Biomedical Entrepreneurship course. Dr. Ruth received his Ph.D. in Bioengineering from the University of Pennsylvania as an HHMI-Interfaces Fellow and received a Ruth L. Kirschstein NRSA Predoctoral Fellowship to investigate cancer immunology with Lewis Chodosh. He received a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering from the University of California in Irvine. Dr. Ruth serves as Chief Scientific Officer and as a Scientific Advisory Board member for the Castleman Disease Collaborative Network. His work is published in journals including Science and Lancet Hematology. Dr. Ruth is based in the Boston, MA office.