Department of Pathology, UW Medicine, University of Washington
Charles E. Alpers, MD
Professor and Interim Chair of Pathology
About the Department of Pathology
UW Medicine Pathology brings together state-of-the-art technology and highly trained personnel, including nationally and internationally recognized faculty to provide comprehensive diagnostic and personalized service to physicians, community hospitals, independent laboratories, and other health care organizations. We combine sophisticated testing and informatics capabilities of fully accredited laboratories with the resources of an academic and teaching institution in its delivery of pathology services.
In the News
Cecilia Yeung, Assistant Professor of Pathology, has recently won the SEED grant from the Hope Foundation, the SWOG Young Investigator Award, and the Archer Research Challenge Grant.
The scientific journal eLife has published the latest results of a study led by Matt Kaeberlein, Professor of Pathology, and Piper Treuting, Associate Professor of Comparative Medicine and Chief of Comparative Pathology, on the long-term effects of short-term therapy on middle-aged mice treated with the drug rapamycin.
Dr. C. Dirk Keene, Associate Professor of Pathology, and Dr. Desiree Marshall, Fellow and assistant medical examiner at the King County Medical Examiner’s Office, have been featured in the Seattle Times for the work they are doing with the Pacific Northwest Brain Donor Network program.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has published a study led by Jeff Krimmel, UW Medical Student, and Rosana Risques, Assistant Professor of Pathology, on cancer-associated gene mutations using UW-created DNA duplex sequencing technology.
Pathology Presents: Using pluripotent stem cells to develop models, dissect pathways, and discover new therapeutics
September 28, 2016 at 4:30pm - 5:30pm | Health Sciences Building, T-739
Jessica Young, PhD
October 7, 2016 at 1:00pm - October 8, 2016 at 12:00pm | Sleeping Lady Resort, Leavenworth, Washington
Jay Shendure, MD, PhD and Chris Corless, MD, PhD
November 11, 2016 (all day) | University of Washington Campus
November 24, 2016 (all day) | University of Washington Campus
November 25, 2016 (all day) | University of Washington Campus