Profile of a Pathology Faculty Member

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Mark Allen Edgar, MD

Surgical Pathology
Soft Tissue Pathology

Associate Professor
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Other Appointments/Positions

Associate Director of Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology, Emory University Department of Pathology

Pathology Division(s):
Anatomic Pathology

Email Address:


B.Sc.   Dalhousie University, 1981 - 1984
M.D.   Dalhousie University, 1984 - 1988

Research Interests:

- Clinical research in tumors of connective tissue My research aims to refine the diagnostic criteria and prognostic indicators for bone and soft tissue sarcomas.

Clinical Focus:

Neuropathology Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology

Honors / Awards:

  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Cornell Medical College, 2002-2003

Specialty Boards:

  • Anatomic Pathology American Board of Pathology
  • Neuropathology American Board of Pathology

Selected/Most Recent Publications:

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Published and Accepted Research Articles -

  • Gladdy RA, Qin LX, Moraco N, Edgar MA, Antonescu CR, Alektiar KM, Brennen MF, Singer S. Do radiation-associated soft tissue sarcomas have the same prognosis as sporadic soft tissue sarcomas? J Clin Oncol 28 (12): 2064-9, 2010.
  • Luther N, Cheung NK, Souliopoulos EP, Karempelas I, Bassiri D, Edgar MA, Guo HF, Pastan I, Gutin PH, Souweidane MM. Interstitial infusion of glioma-targeted recombinant 8H9scFv-PE38. Mol Cancer Ther 9(4):1039-46, 2010.