March 17th, 2017
Glucose Transporter-1 deficiency syndrome (Glut1 DS) is a potentially devastating pediatric neurodevelopmental disorder that is thought affect as many as 12,000 patients in the US alone.
March 6th, 2017
The Department of Pathology and Cell Biology has announced the promotion of Dr. Patricia Tiscornia-Wasserman, M.D. (left) and Dr. Laura Pasqualucci, MD (right) to the title of Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology at CUMC. Both professors have made significant research and clinical achievements throughout their careers within the department and beyond.
March 6th, 2017
In late January, Dr. Richard Francis, MD, PhD, was announced as a Fall 2016 awardee of the Provost's Grant Program for Junior Faculty Who Contribute to the Diversity Goals of the University, a program under the Faculty Diversity Initiative at Columbia University.
February 17th, 2017
For all laboratories with or without web pages, please submit a Website Overview Page, Faculty List,
Test Menu, and Publication List to PathWebMaster@columbia.edu no later than March 10th, 2017. For details, please click the link below for the guidelines in PDF.
Febrary 7th, 2017
Renal Biopsy in Medical Diseases of the Kidneys is an intensive 3 1/2 day course designed for pathologists, nephrologists, internists and other physicians interested in both a systematic review and an update on advances in diagnostic problems in medical renal diseases..
Febrary 3rd, 2017
Are you prepared to meet future demands for Cytotechnologists? Click below for more information.
January 23rd, 2017
Department of Pathology and Cell Biology Researchers recommend changes to the maximum shelf life of red blood cells.
December 23rd, 2016
Our very own Dr. Lori Zeltser, Associate Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology, is featured in the cover story of the Fall/Winter 2016 issue of Columbia Medicine magazine entitled “Rethinking Anorexia Nervosa: Recent P&S research may change attitudes about anorexia nervosa and suggest new ways to treat it”.
For more information, click on "Read More" below.
December 23rd, 2016
Two of the postdoctoral scientists in Dr. Rebecca Haeusler’s laboratory have recently received funding.
December 13th, 2016
Congratulations to Dr. Edmund Au, a recipient of the 2017 Whitehall Foundation Award Grant! Dr. Au has won a Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000 for his proposal “Identifying the Role of Wnt Signaling in Subpallial Neuronal Lineage Specification”.
December 12th, 2016
Associate Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology, Dr. Eldad Hod, was awarded Taub Institute MRI Platform seed grant funding to perform initial fMRI and neurocognitive studies for his R01 funded study, “The Safety of Red Blood Cell Transfusions”.
December 8th, 2016
Wolfgang Pernice is hunting for the gene that caused his neuromuscular disorder and hoping it will help lead to better treatments for others with Charcot Marie Tooth Disease ...
December 4th, 2016
A warm welcome to two of our newest staff members! Mr. Fharhan Rahman and Mr. Evans Kwashie are recent additions to the Grant Administration team working under Tina Xue, our Director of Research Administration.
November 10th, 2016
Congratulations to Drs. Charles Marboe, Ronald Liem and Joseph Schwartz who have each been recently welcomed as the newest members of the Virginia Apgar Academy of Medical Educators.
November 1st, 2016
Dr. Steven Spitalnik was inducted into the National Blood Foundation (NBF) 2016 Hall of Fame during the recent AABB Annual Meeting on Monday, October 24th, 2016 in Orlando, FL....
October 24, 2016
Congratulations to Dr. Steven Spitalnik who has been selected to receive the 2017 Klaus Mayer Award in Laboratory Medicine....