Mary Armanios is Professor of Oncology and Genetic Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Her research has been focused on understanding the role of telomeres and telomerase in disease. Dr. Armanios earned her medical degree at the Ohio State University, where she went on to complete a combined internal medicine and pediatrics residency. She then moved to Johns Hopkins to complete her medical oncology fellowship. She is currently Clinical Director of the Telomere Center at Johns Hopkins. Dr. Armanios is a member of the American Society for Clinical Investigation and the Association of American Physicians and serves as Associate Editor of the Journal of Clinical Investigation.