Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Clinical Scientist Development Award for Neuropathologist

July 31, 2014

Dr. Edward Lee is one of 17 recipients of the 2014 Doris Duke Awards in support of his research into transcriptional silencing of C9orf72 in ALS and FTD.

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FDA's Breakthrough Therapy Designation for Leukemia Immunotherapy

July 22, 2014

A personalized immunotherapy developed at Penn Medicine has been awarded the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Breakthrough Therapy designation for the treatment of relapsed and refractory adult and pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL).

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Dr. Virginia LiVolsi Named 2014 ASCP Distinguished Pathology Educator

July 18, 2014

The Board of Directors of the American Society for Clinical Pathology has selected Virginia A. LiVolsi, MD to be the recipient of the 2014 ASCP H. P. Smith Award for Distinguished Pathology Educator.

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Dr. Zubair Baloch Awarded ASCP Mastership Designation

July 17, 2014

ASCP Mastership designation serves to honor those distinguished Society members who have made significant contributions, not only to the field of pathology and laboratory medicine but also to ASCP.

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$12.6 Million NIH Grant to Study Genetics of Alzheimer's Disease

July 10, 2014

Department researchers are part of a five-university collaboration receiving a four-year grant from the National Institute on Aging (NIA) to identify rare genetic variants that may either protect against or contribute to Alzheimer’s disease risk.

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2014 Taylor International Prize in Medicine

July 09, 2014

Drs. John Q. Trojanowski and Virginia M.-Y. Lee are co-recipients of the 2014 J. Allyn Taylor International Prize in Medicine for outstanding contributions made in the area of the molecular basis of neurological disorders.

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Penn Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Residency Programs

An overview of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and its Residency Programs at Penn.

Dr. Anna Moran Selected as one of ASCP's "Top 40 under 40"

May 14, 2014

The newly inaugurated award honors the top 40 pathologists, residents, and laboratory professionals under 40 who are making significant contributions to the profession and who represent the achievements and qualities important to the pathology and laboratory sciences fields.

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James Wilson, MD, PhD, Receives 2014 Jane M. Glick Graduate Student Teaching Award

April 28, 2014

James M. Wilson, MD, PhD, professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, is this year's co-recipient of the Jane M. Glick Graduate Student Teaching Award for his longstanding, exemplary service to the core mission of education, mentoring, and training the next generation of biomedical scientists in the spirit of scientist-educator Jane Glick, in whose remembrance the award was established.

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