Febrary 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 6st, 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
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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”.
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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....
September 08, 2016
Dr. Carol Mason has shared the 2016 Antonio Champalimaud Vision Award with Dr. John Flanagan (Harvard Medical School), Dr. Christine Holt (Cambridge University) and Carla Shatz (Stanford)....
June 17, 2016
The Gross Anatomy laboratory in the recently dedicated Diana & Roy Vagelos Education Center. This state of the art lab features surgical lighting, video cameras & audiovisual communication between all stations.....
April 11, 2016
Congratulations to Dr. Ellen Ezratty, PhD, who has been selected as the recipient of the Dr. Ines Mandl Research Fellowship effective from July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2018....
March 7, 2016
Columbia's medical & dental students recently presented the Gross Anatomy faculty with a "small" token of appreciation; the 2 volume annotated translation of Vesalius' "De Humani Corporis Fabrica."
January 28, 2016
Looking at a brain tumor's epigenetic signature may help guide therapy ....
December 21, 2015
A drug that boosts activity in the brain's "garbage disposal" system can decrease levels of toxic proteins associated with Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative disorders and improve cognition in mice, a new study ....
December 18, 2015
Glut1 deficiency syndrome (Glut1 DS) is a rare but life-altering, pediatric, neurodevelopmental disorder caused by a deficiency of the Glucose Transporter 1 (Glut1) protein. Although the genetic ....
December 15, 2015
Newly discovered route by which immune cells reach the brain may underlie an autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorder in children.
December 01, 2015
Congratulations to Dr. Peter Canoll for being selected by the P&S Class of 2018 as this year's recipient of the Fundamentals Outstanding Teacher Award.
November 06, 2015
The Clinical Laboratory Service at NYP/Columbia is happy to announce that on 11/8/2015 the present Core Laboratory on PH-3 will be replaced with a new Automated Laboratory on the third floor of the Harkness Building.
September 23rd, 2015
The Laboratory of Personalized Genomic Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) has been granted full approval by the New York State Department of Health for the Columbia Combined Cancer Panel, (CCCP).
September 09th, 2015
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August 11th, 2015
Congratulations to Dr. Sepulveda who was among the three recipients of the 2015 United States Affymetrix Tumor Profiling Grant Program, announced by Affymetrix, Inc.
July 3rd, 2015
Drs. Roth and Shelanski are pleased to announce that Dr. Patricia Wasserman has been selected as the 2015 recipient of the American Society of Cytopathology’s President’s Award. Initiated in 1992, this award is presented annually to a pathologist and/or cytotechnologist in recognition of contributions to the ASC.
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Wasserman on this prestigious award. We are proud of her exceptional dedication and service to the ASC.