Michael D. Feldman, MD, PhD

Emeritus Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Contact InformationHospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Division of Surgical Pathology, 6 Founders
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Research Expertise

Pathology Informatics, Tissue Banking

Clinical Expertise

Head and Neck Pathology, Breast Pathology

Itmat Expertise

Application of computer technology to pathology


B.S. (Chemistry and Biology (Magna Cum Laude)), Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA, 1984
M.D./Ph.D. University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - New Jersey Medical School and Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1992

Specialty Certification

American Board of Pathology (Anatomic and Clinical Pathology), 1998

Postgraduate Training

Resident in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1992-1996
Fellowship, NIH training grant, Department of Medicine, Hematology Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1996-1998

Awards and Honors

Recipient Student Research Grant Sigma Xi, 1990-1990
Alpha Omega Alpha, 1991-1991
Honorable mention, American Society of Clinical Pathology, Sheard-Sanford research award for medical students, 1992-1992
Leonard Berwick Resident Teaching award, Department of Pathology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1996-1996
Kevin Salhany Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching, 2001-2001
Peter C. Nowell Teaching Award, 2001-2001
James Wheeler Teaching award, 2006-2006
President's Award, ASCP, 2009-2009

Memberships and Professional Organizations

American Society of Clinical Pathologists, 2001 - Present
Association Pathology Informatics, 2005 - Present
College of American Pathologists, 2008 - Present
Association of Pathology Chairs, 2017 - Present
Abramson Cancer Center, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2021 - 2023

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Selected Publications

Gene expression signature predicts lymphatic metastasis in squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity.

O'Donnell RK, Kupferman M, Wei SJ, Singhal S, Weber R, O'Malley B, Cheng Y, Putt M, Feldman M, Ziober B, Muschel RJ., Oncogene 24(7): 1244-51, 2005, PMID:15558013

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The Cancer Biomedical Informatics Grid (caBIG)

David Fenstermacher, Craig Street, Tara McSherry, Vishal Nayak, Casey Overby, Michael Feldman, Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 1(): 743-6, 2005, PMID:17282290

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Graph Embedding to Improve Supervised Classification and Novel Class Detection: Application to Prostate Cancer

Anant Madabhushi , Jianbo Shi, Mark Rosen, John E. Tomaszewski and Michael D. Feldman, Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention 3749(): 729-737, 2005, PMID:16685911

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Automated Detection of Prostatic Adenocarcinoma from High Resolution in vitro MRI

Anant Madhabushi, Michael Feldman, Dimitris Metaxas, John Tomaszewski, Deborah Chute, IEEE: Transaction in Medical Image Processing 24(12): 1611-25, 2005, PMID:16350920

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The antivascular action of physiotherapy ultrasound on murine tumors

Andrew K.W. Wood, Sara Ansaloni, Lisa S. Ziemer, William M-F. Lee, Michael D. Feldman, and Chandra M. Sehgal, Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 31(10): 1405-1410, 2005, PMID:16223644

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Predictors of thyroid gland invasion in glottic squamous cell carcinoma

Sparano A. Chernock R. Laccourreye O. Weinstein G. Feldman M, Laryngoscope 115(7): 1247-50, 2005, PMID:15995515

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Genome-wide profiling of oral squamous cell carcinoma by array-based comparative genomic hybridization

Anthony Sparano, MD ; Kelly M. Quesnelle1; Madhu S. Kumar1; Yan Wang, MD; Albert J. Sylvester1, Michael Feldman, MD, PhD; Duane A. Sewell MD, Gregory Weinstein MD; and Marcia S. Brose MD, PhD, Laryngoscope 116(5): 735-41, 2006, PMID:16652080

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Fibrillin and other matrix proteins in mitral valve prolapse syndrome

Joseph F. Nasuti MD, Paul J. Zhang MD, Michael D. Feldman MD, PhD, Terri Pasha BS, Jasvir S. Khurana MD, Joseph H. Gorman, III MDa, Robert C. Gorman MDa, Jagat Narula MD, PhDb and Navneet Narula MD, Annals of Thoracic Surgery 77(2): 532-536, 2004, PMID:14759433

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