Pathology Grand Rounds

Please check back for updates or contact Linda McDaniel for further information.


August 2, 2024 
Blake Gilks, M.D., F.R.C.P.C. 
University of British Columbia 
Topic: "Advances in Endometrial Carcinoma Pathology: FIGO 2023 and beyond"

Grand Rounds will be held quarterly on the first Friday of the month.


May 3, 2024 
Joseph Misdraji, M.D.
Yale New Haven Hospital
Topic: "Appendiceal Mucinous Neoplasms: Where are we today?" 

February 2, 2024 
Laura J. Tafe, M.D
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center 
Topic: "Molecular testing in non-small cell lung cancer: Updates in testing and technology"

November 3, 2023
Richard J. Zarbo, M.D., D.M.D.
Henry Ford Hospital
Topic: "Creating a Lean Culture of Continuous Quality Improvement"

August 4, 2023
Adeboye Osunkoya, M.D.
Emory University School of Medicine
Topic: “Prostate Pathology: Historical Perspectives and Contemporary Issues”

May 12, 2023
Bruce Wenig, M.D.
Moffitt Cancer Center
Topic: "Keratinizing (differentiated) dysplasia of the upper airways: Practical approach and updates"

September 20, 2021
Neil Theise, M.D.
NYU- Grossman School of Medicine, New York
"Evidence for Continuity of Interstitial Spaces Across Tissue and Organ Boundaries in Humans"

December 5, 2019
Aharon Freud, M.D., Ph.D.
The Ohio State University

October 16, 2019
Muhammed Murtaza, M.B.B.S (M.D.), Ph.D.

July 17, 2019
Lester D.R. Thompson, M.D.
Kaiser Permanente
“Salivary Glands: Something Olde, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue”

May 15, 2019
Justine A. Barletta, M.D.
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
“Updates in Thyroid Pathology”

November 29, 2018
R. Bruce Williams, M.D.
College of American Pathologists
“Helping Pathologists Navigate in an Era of Evolving Health Care”

November 29, 2018
Daisuke Ennishi, M.D., Ph.D. 
Okayama University Hospital, Okayma, Japan
“A Roadmap for Precision Medicine in Aggressive B-cell Lymphomas; Targeting the Tumor and Host Immunity”

November 15, 2018
Massimo D’Apuzzo, M.D., Ph.D.
City of Hope
“Investigating Intracerebral Neural Stem Cell Migration: A Work in Progress”

October 11, 2018
John Chan, M.D.
City of Hope
“Diffuse large B-cell Lymphoma: Biomarkers for prognostication and stratification for treatment”

September 19, 2018
Jianguo Tao, M.D., Ph.D.
Moffitt Cancer Center
“Defining and Modeling Therapy Resistance in B-Cell Lymphomas”

August 16, 2018
Ellen Rothenberg, Ph.D.
California Institute of Technology
“Exploitation and taming of proto-oncogenes in early T-cell development”

May 30, 2018
Megan Lim, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
“Novel Biologic Insights in Genotype-Phenotype Correlation: Lessons Learned from Anaplastic Lymphoma Kinase”

April 20, 2018
Steven Hart, M.D.
Columbia University Medical Center
"Implementation of Beaker for AP, the UCLA Experience"

March 30, 2018
Christiane Querfeld, M.D., Ph.D.
City of Hope
“PD-L1 Regulation in Cutaneous T-cell Lymphomas”

March 27, 2018
Teresa Palomero, M.D., Ph.D.
Columbia University Medical Center
"Genomics and Mechanisms of Transformation in Peripheral T-cell Lymphomas: the role of RHO GTPases"

April 22, 2016
Edward Stack, Ph.D.
Perkin Elmer
"Leveraging Quantitative Pathology to Interrogate the Tumor Immunology Microenvironment in Cancer"

March 25, 2016
Christiane Querfeld, M.D., Ph.D.
City of Hope
"Emerging Role of Immunologic Aspects in Cutaneous T-cell Lymphoma"

January 8, 2016
Adam Bagg, M.D.
University of Pennsylvania
"A Tale of Two FLTies"

December 14, 2015
Victoria Seewaldt, M.D.
City of Hope
"When normal is not normal: Initiation of aggressive Triple Negative Breast Cancer"

November 13, 2015
Joan Guitart, M.D.
Northwestern University
"Cutaneous T cell lymphoma"

October 7, 2015
Klaus Busam, M.D.
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

September 19, 2015
Neoplastic Hematopathology Update: Lymphoma Symposium
Westin Pasadena

August 2015
Brent Wood, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Washington

February 18, 2015
Chetan Bettegowda, M.D.
Johns Hopkins University
“Detection of cell free tumor derived DNA in human malignancies”

January, 23 2015
Karen Aboody, M.D.
City of Hope
“Neural Stem Cell Cancer Therapies: To the Clinic”

December 8, 2014
Henry Appelman, M.D.
University of Michigan
“Dysplasia in the Gut as Seen Through the Eyes of an Old Curmudgeon”

October 31, 2014
Huiqing Wu, M.D.
City of Hope
“Identification and Validation of microRNA Signature for Early Prediction of Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma Metastasis and Prognosis”

September 26, 2014
Andrew L. Feldman, M.D.
Mayo Clinic
“Pathology and Genetics of Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma”

August 29, 2014
Adam Seegmiller, M.D., Ph.D.
Vanderbilt University
“Diagnostic Management Teams: Effective Test Utilization for Complex Diagnostics”