Matthias Lambert

Matthias Lambert, Ph.D., is a Senior Scientist in the division of Genetics and Genomics at Boston Children’s Hospital and serves as an Instructor in the department of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Lambert identifies as a patient-scientist, navigating life with a rare congenital myopathy. His research focuses on studying the mechanisms that contribute to the pathogenesis of rare muscle diseases including his own genetic condition. Dr. Lambert is actively engaged in pioneering efforts to advance cutting-edge therapies for these conditions. His work is supported by prestigious grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA), and the AFM-Telethon.

In 2024, Dr. Lambert plans to establish his own independent research group.