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Dongwei Zhang, B.Med., Ph.D.

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  • Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology - American Board of Pathology


BMed | China Medical University Hospital

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2017 - 06/30/2018
Fellowship in Gastrointestinal Pathology at University of Florida College of Medicine

07/01/2016 - 06/30/2017
Fellowship in Surgical Pathology at Columbia University

07/01/2012 - 06/30/2016
Residency in Pathology at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

04/01/2005 - 03/25/2006
Fellowship in at Kumamoto University

01/31/2001 - 03/25/2005
Fellowship in at Kumamoto University

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Chinese American Pathologists Association (CAPA) Annual Meeting Best Abstract Award
Sponsor: Chinese American Pathologists Association (CAPA

CAP '15 Top 5 Junior Member Abstract Program Award (First Place)
Sponsor: College of American Pathologists

2014 - 2015
Chief Resident, Department of Pathology
Location: Mount Sinai Hospital

2013 - 2014
Mount Sinai Department of Pathology Resident Research Scholarship
Location: Mount Sinai Hospital

AACR-Bristol-Myers Squibb Oncology Award
Sponsor: American Association for Cancer Research

2009 - 2012
Susan G. Komen for the Cure Postdoctoral Fellowship Award

Science and Technology Progress Award
Location: Liaoning Province, China

Avon Foundation Award
Sponsor: American Association for Cancer Research

2001 - 2005
Monbukagakusho (Japanese Government) Scholarship from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
Location: Japan

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Journal Articles

Katerji R, Liao X, Huber A, Zhang D. "An Unusual Case of Human Papillomavirus-Related Anorectal Adenocarcinoma With Progression to Perianal Paget's Disease." International journal of surgical pathology.. 2020 Dec 24; :1066896920982367. Epub 2020 Dec 24.

Li P, Zhang D, Zhou J, Li P, Shen Y, Pan Z, Evans AG, Liao X. "Hepatic involvement by T-cell neoplasms: a clinicopathologic study of 40 cases." Human pathology.. 2020 Sep 30; Epub 2020 Sep 30.

Zhang D, Yang Q, Katerji R, Drage MG, Huber A, Liao X. "Malignant tumors in hernia sac: Clinicopathological and immunohistochemical studies of 21 cases at a single institution." Pathology international.. 2020 Sep 17; Epub 2020 Sep 17.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Signaling pathways in inflammatory breast cancer
Book Title: Inflammatory Breast Cancer: An Update
Author List: Zhang D, Ueno NT
Edited By: Ueno NT, Fink T
Published By: Springer 2012 in New York

Chapter Title: Role of Aurora-A mitotic kinase in tumorigenesis
Book Title: Experimental Medicine
Author List: Zhang D, Saya H
Edited By: Matozaki T, Okada M, Nakajima M
Published By: Yodosha Co., LTD 2008 in Tokyo, Japan

Chapter Title: Mitosis
Book Title: Signal Transduction
Author List: Zhang D, Saya H
Edited By: Yamamoto T, Semba K
Published By: Yodosha Co., LTD 2004 in Tokyo, Japan