Pathology at Johns Hopkins

The Department of Pathology at Johns Hopkins is preeminent nationally and globally in the study and treatment of human disease and in professional training in all areas of pathology and laboratory science. Currently, there are over 1400 people in the department, which includes approximately 120 full-time faculty, 36 residents, 45 graduate students, over 100 fellows, and 1000 staff members.

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Johns Hopkins Pathology has been the number one NIH funded pathology department for 11 of the past 12 years.


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The Department of Pathology welcomes three new faculty!

July 17, 2019

Tatianna Larman, Heba Mostafa, Ying Zou
Please welcome our three new faculty, Drs. Tatianna Larman, Heba Mostafa and Ying Zou. Dr. Larman joined the Division of GI/Liver Pathology and the Center for Cell Dynamics as a physician-scientist. Dr. Mostafa joined the Division of Medical Microbiology as the Director of the Medical Virology Laboratory while Dr. Zou joined the Division of Molecular Pathology and will co-direct the Cytogenetics and Cytogenomics Laboratory with Dr. Denise Batista... read more »



Heather Cadogan Memorial Service

July 10, 2019

Heather Cadogan
We are sad to announce the loss of a member of our Hopkins family. Heather Cadogan passed away on July 2, 2019. Heather was a Specimen Accessioning Coordinator in the busy Surgical Pathology Grossing Room. She came to Johns Hopkins Hospital in 2012 and ever since has been one of the smiling faces that you first meet when you enter the Grossing Room on any given day. Heather was a beloved member of our Surgical Pathology team, and she will be dearly missed.



James R. Eshleman, M.D., Ph.D. to be the inaugural Ralph H. Hruban, M.D. Professor

July 9, 2019

James R. Eshleman, M.D., Ph.D.
I am pleased to share that the Johns Hopkins University Board of Trustees has approved James R. Eshleman, M.D., Ph.D. to be the inaugural Ralph H. Hruban, M.D. Professor in Pancreatic cancer Research in the Department of Pathology effective July 1, 2019. This newly endowed professorship was funded by private donors.

Jim received both his medical and doctoral degrees from the University of Pennsylvania in 1988...

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