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Hematopathologist Siba El Hussein Named to ASCP’s 40 Under Forty

Siba El Hussein, M.D. has been named to the American Society for Clinical Pathology’s 40 Under Forty List for 2022, which recognizes future leaders in the field based on national and international nominations. 

Posted on 7/7/2022 3:17:24 PM

End of Year Awards Celebrate Excellence in Academics, Research and Teaching

Faculty and trainees from Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at URMC celebrated the end of the academic year with research and teaching awards. 

Posted on 6/14/2022 10:48:05 AM

Three Faculty Share What Inspires Them to 'Boldly Go Where No One Has Gone Before'

This year, three of our full-time faculty were promoted to associate professor, which is the first big step in their advancement in the world of academia. It’s a milestone marking their early accomplishments, signaling that they have found their academic groove.

Posted on 4/20/2022 1:12:53 PM

Slowly But Surely, Digital Pathology Taking off at URMC

In an increasingly digital world, will glass slides and microscopes grow obsolete? The short answer is probably—but we’re not there yet. With the emergence of digital pathology, whole slide imaging (WSI) and assistive technologies that help pathologists work more efficiently, we are inching closer to going fully digital in everyday practice. Vektra Casler, M.D., director of our new Informatics division, is leading the effort to gradually incorporate WSI into certain subspecialties at URMC.

Posted on 12/14/2021 2:03:21 PM

Renal Pathologist, Grace Choung, M.D., Seeks to Understand, Explain Human Experiences

Choung is a renal pathologist who joined the URMC faculty in January 2020. Her sharp skill and insight are rooted in a deep desire to help people – the driving force in a winding path of a career.

Posted on 10/6/2021 11:19:40 AM

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