Stephen M. Prescott, M.D.
Independent Director, Co-founder

A founding member of Lineagen Research Corporation as well as Lineagen, Inc., Dr. Prescott was previously the Executive Director of the Huntsman Cancer Institute, where he held the prestigious H.A. & Edna Benning Presidential Endowed Chair.

Dr. Prescott was appointed by former Secretary of Health and Human Services, Michael O. Leavitt, to the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research, which advises the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI). 

Dr. Prescott earned a B.S. from Texas A&M and his M.D. from the Baylor College of Medicine.