Faculty Spotlight


The faculty at the Emory University Department of Pathology is comprised of a multitude of nationally and internationally renowned pathologists and scientists. As residents, we have the opportunity to work with and learn from these faculty members with expertise in all subspecialty areas of pathology.

Professional Leadership

Examples of our faculty's influence outside of Emory include faculty that are:

·  President of the Pan-American Society for Clinical Virology
·  President of the American Board of Clinical Chemistry
·  President of the American Society for Investigative Pathology
·  President of the Association for Molecular Pathology
·  Member of the American Board of Pathology
·  Member of the Board of Directors of the National Kidney Foundation
·  Senior Councilor of the International Clinical Cytometry Society
·  Member of the Board of Directors of the American Association of Clinical Chemistry
·  Member of the Board of Directors for the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
·  Committee Members in the American Society for Cytopathology

Editorial Boards

Also, numerous faculty members sit on the editorial boards of some of the leading pathology journals in publication, including:

·  The American Journal of Pathology
·  The American Journal of Surgical Pathology
·  The American Journal of Clinical Pathology
·  Modern Pathology
·  Brain Pathology
·  Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
·  Laboratory Investigation

Authors of Textbooks

Additionally, faculty members are authors of and contributors to a multitude of textbooks in pathology, including:

·  Enzinger and Weiss's Soft Tissue Tumors
·  Technical Manual, 16th edition (Technical Manual of the American Assoc of Blood Banks)
·  Blood Banking and Transfusion Medicine
·  Practical Surgical Neuropathology: A Diagnostic Approach: A Volume in the Pattern Recognition series
·  Biopsy Interpretation of the Central Nervous System (Biopsy Interpretation Series)
·  Diagnostic Pathology: Head and Neck
·  Death Investigation: Systems and Procedures
·  Sternberg’s Diagnostic Surgical Pathology
·  Surgical Pathology of the GI Tract, Liver, Biliary Tract, and Pancreas
·  Henry's Clinical Diagnosis and Management by Laboratory Methods
·  Tietz Textbook of Clinical Chemistry and Molecular Diagnostics
·  Molecular Microbiology: Diagnostic Principles and Practice, Second Edition
·  Manual of Clinical Microbiology
·  Rubin's Pathology: Clinicopathologic Foundations of Medicine 5th Edition

Teaching Excellence

Our faculty is not only knowledgeable and well-respected, but is also comprised of excellent teachers, who have throughout the years been recognized as such. Highlighted below are some of the current faculty members who have been recipients of teaching awards within our institution:

Evangeline Papageorge Distinguished Teaching Award (The highest teaching award presented to one faculty member annually by the Emory University School of Medicine)

·  Douglas Parker, MD - Dermatopathology
·  C. Whitaker Sewell, MD - Breast and Surgical Pathology
·  Bhagirath Majmudar, MD - Surgical Pathology

AP Golden Apple Award (Resident-selected award for AP faculty member for excellence in teaching)

·  Mark Edgar, MD - Soft Tissue, Bone, and Surgical Pathology
·  Stephen Lau, MD - Surgical Pathology
·  Adeboye Osunkoya, MD - Genitourinary and Surgical Pathology
·  Talaat Tadros, MD - Cytopathology
·  Douglas Parker, MD - Dermatopathology
·  Marina Mosunjac, MD - Surgical Pathology
·  Mario Mosunjac, MD - Surgical and Autopsy Pathology

CP Golden Apple Award(Resident-selected award for CP faculty member for excellence in teaching)

·  Kyle Bradley, MD - Hematopathology
·  Shiyong Li, MD, PhD - Hematopathology and Molecular Pathology
·  Craig Campus, MD - Hematopathology
·  Eileen Burd, PhD - Medical Microbiology
·  Andrew Young, MD, PhD - Hematopathology, Hematology, Laboratory Management and Clinical Pathology
·  John Roback, MD, PhD - Transfusion Medicine
·  Corinne Fantz, PhD - Clinical Chemistry
·  Charles Hill, MD, PhD - Molecular Pathology

AnnaLee Boyette Award for Outstanding Support of the Residency Training Program (The highest award bestowed by pathology residents)

·  Charles Hill, MD, PhD - Residency Director and Director of the Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory
·  Cynthia Cohen, MD - Surgical Pathology
·  C. Whitaker Sewell, MD - Breast and Surgical Pathology
·  Bhagirath Majmudar, MD - Surgical Pathology

Special Recognition for Contributions to the Resident Website

We would like to acknowledge and offer special thanks to the following individuals for contributions: