Department of Pathology NEWS 2007

Joseph C. Eggleston Research Award Winners

December 2007

Dr. Justin Bishop Dr. Alexandra Hristov

Congratulations to Drs. Bishop and Hristov who were awarded Joseph C. Eggleston Research Awards! Their projects are as follows:

Justin Bishop / William Westra: Immunohistochemical approach to the subclassification of non-small cell lung cancer

Alexandra C. Hristov/ Resar, Maitra, Iacobuzio-Donahue: HMGA1/HMGA2 and COX-2 expression in Pancreatic Duct Carcinoma

Dr. Burger Receives 2007 Fred Stewart Award

October 2007

Dr. Peter Burger

Peter Burger, M.D. received the 2007 Fred Stewart Award from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. As a part of receiving this award Peter gave a lively talk with humorous anecdotes on his career as a book author. Click here to see one of the slides from Peter's talk- a time-line of the books he has written. Congratulations Dr. Burger!

Seventh Annual Current Topics in Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology CME conference

September 2007

Current Topics in Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology

Drs. Robert A. Anders & Anirban Maitra cordially invite you to join them November 3rd & 4th for the Current Topics in Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology CME conference. The Johns Hopkins Division of Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology will present the conference for practicing pathologists, pathologists in training and other clinical specialists who interface with gastrointestinal and liver pathology.

Biennial Grand Rounds

May 2007

Dr. McCarthy

Please join Edward McCarthy on June 1, 2007 for the special Biennial Grand Rounds - "The History of Johns Hopkins Pathology" to be held in the West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science Building at 8:30am.

National Medical Laboratory Week

April 2007

Dr. Jackson

To conclude National Medical Laboratory Week, Dr. Brooks Jackson, joined by Barbara Parsons, Kurt Michael and Estelle Piwowar-Manning, summarized the Pathology department's involvement with international clinical trial research.

Click here to watch the presentation [Flash player required]

Congratulations to Second Year Hopkins Pathology Resident Dr. Julie Wu!

April 2007

Dr. Julie Wu

Dr. Wu received the prestigious Stowell-Orbison Award for her poster presentation, "Heterogeneity of Breast Cancer Metastases: A Rapid-Autopsy Study Using Matched Primary-Metastasis Tissue Microarrays (TMAs)", at the 2007 United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology Annual Meeting in San Diego California on March 26, 2007. The award is given to pathologists-in-training who present the best papers through the medium of a poster presentation. Click here for Dr. Wu's abstract

Also: Click here to see pictures from the 2007 USCAP Annual Meeting


March 2007

USCAP logo

Please join us for the annual Johns Hopkins Pathology Alumni Reception at the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology meeting in San Diego. The reception will be held on Monday, March 26th, 2007 from 5:30 pm to 7:30pm at the Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel Manchester "C" Room in San Diego, California. Click here for more information.

Pedram Argani to receive the 2007 Arthur Purdy Stout Prize

March 2007


Congratulations to Dr. Pedram Argani. Dr. Argani will receive the 2007 Arthur Purdy Stout Prize at the the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology meeting in San Diego. The prize recognizes significant career achievements in Surgical Pathology by young surgical pathologists whose research publications have had a major impact on diagnostic pathology. Dr. Argani will receive this prestigious award Sunday, March 25, 2007 at the meeting of the Arthur Purdy Stout Society.

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