Upcoming Events & Lectures
June 3 - "Rapid Detection of E. coli for the Diagnosis of Urinary Tract Infections", "Clot Detection System for Automated Hematology Testing" & "Enhanced Bacterial Growth Biosensor for Blood Culture Bottles" (BME Students)
See Bold Innovation at the UC Davis Department of Pathology
UC Davis Health System strives to create a healthier world through bold innovation, and the Department of Pathology is a key part of making this happen. By creating new tools such as virtual tumor boards and point-of-care technologies, UC Davis is leading the way in diagnosing, treating, and ultimately preventing disease. Learn how the Department of Pathology at UC Davis brings these tools together with education and patient care to transform the field.
Professor Lee-Way Jin received a $250,000 award from the BrightFocus Foundation for his study “KCa3.1 Blockers for Alzheimer’s Disease Therapy”.
Our Transfusion Medicine fellowship, under the leadership of program director Carol Marshall, received a full 5-year accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.
April 30, 2013
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April 26, 2013
Our Transfusion Medicine fellowship, under the leadership of program director, Dr. Carol Marshall, received a full 5-year accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.
April 16, 2013
Three of our faculty are featured in the Neuroscience Symposium on 04/22-04/24 co-sponsored by UCDHS and Academia Sinica, Taiwan's equivalent of the National Academy Science. Dr. Lee-Way Jin and Dr. Hwai-Jong Cheng are each chairing sessions, and Dr. Ralph Green is a speaker.
Asst. Professor Dr. Nam Tran and his point-of-care technology team will be presenting five abstracts at the American Burn Association's annual meeting, April 24-26, including a platform presentation by medical student, Erin Howell, recipient of a medical student research fellowhip.
April 10, 2013
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March 8, 2013
Chair Lydia Howell was a guest speaker at Loma Linda University's Dept. of Pathology & Anatomy's Alumni Reunion on February 28. Her presentations included "Generational and Gender Differences Toward Career Flexibility and Work-Life Balance" and "Surviving Disruption in Cytopathology: Creativity, Quality, and Core Service".
Assistant professor Joo Song received a $50,000 fellowship award from the University of California's Center for Health Quality and Innovation for his project "Expand the UC Davis Pathology Consortium to Southern California Medical Centers."
February 19, 2013
Eight posters from our department will be featured at the upcoming US & Canadian Academy of Pathology, March 2-8 in Baltimore. Five are from our housestaff: Drs. Christina DiLoreto, Benjamin Durham, Nicole Pele, Meighan Tomic and Michael Van Ness. Special thanks to all our faculty involved as presenters, mentors, and collaborators: Drs. Afify, Bishop, Borowsky, Borys, Cardiff, Chen, Gandour-Edwards, Green, Huang, Zhang.
Richard Levenson, Vice Chair of Strategic Technologies, has been appointed to the editorial board of the Journal of OncoPathology.
February 12, 2013