Department of Pathology

Visiting Professorship in Pathology

2017

Fifth Annual Visiting Professorship in Pathology

Anil Parwani, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A., professor of pathology and biomedical informatics; vice chair, anatomic pathology; and director, pathology informatics at Ohio State University, will present on Wednesday, April 12, 2017.

Afternoon Lecture: “Transformation of Pathology in the Digital and Molecular Age: Impact on Personalized Medicine and Cancer Diagnostics”

Wednesday, April 12, 3:00 p.m., Gandhi Auditorium, White Hall, Wright State University

Evening Lecture: “New and Emerging Renal Tumors: From Genes to Therapy”

Wednesday, April 12, 7:30 p.m., Presidential Banquet Center (Kohler Banquet Hall), 4572 Presidential Way, Dayton, Ohio 45429
Learning Objectives:
  • Gain an overview of some newly described renal tumors
  • Understand the molecular and pathological features of these renal tumors
  • Review the impact of new genetic discoveries on diagnosis, prognosis, and therapy of renal tumors

View the flyer for both events (PDF).

Registration requested for CME event. 


About Anil Parwani, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A.


Anil Parwani, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A., is a professor of pathology at Ohio State University. He serves as the vice chair and director of anatomic pathology. Dr. Parwani is also the director of pathology informatics and director of the Digital Pathology Shared Resource at The James Cancer Hospital. His research is focused on diagnostic and prognostic markers in bladder and prostate cancer, and molecular classification of renal cell carcinoma.

Dr. Parwani has expertise in the area of Anatomic Pathology Informatics including designing quality assurance tools, bio banking informatics, clinical and research data integration, applications of whole slide imaging, digital imaging, telepathology, image analysis and lab automation. Dr. Parwani has authored over 250 peer-reviewed articles in major scientific journals and several books and book chapters. Dr. Parwani is the editor in chief of Diagnostic Pathology and one of the editors of the Journal of Pathology Informatics.

For more information, please contact Ife Shafeek at som_pathology@wright.edu or (937) 775-2625.

2016

Fourth Annual Visiting Professorship in Pathology

John R. Goldblum, M.D., chair of the Department of Anatomic Pathology at the Cleveland Clinic, presented two lectures as part of the Fourth Annual Visiting Professorship in Pathology, on Tuesday, April 19, 2016.

Science Lecture: “Ancillary Diagnostic Techniques in the Diagnosis of Soft Tissue Tumors: A Pattern-Based Approach”

Tuesday, April 19, 3:30 p.m., Gandhi Auditorium, White Hall, Wright State University
Learning Objectives:
  • To become familiar with the most common soft tissue lesions in the differential diagnosis based upon pattern
  • To become familiar with the most prudent use of immunohistochemistry in working up soft tissue tumors based upon pattern
  • To become familiar with the most useful molecular tools in working up soft tissue tumors based upon pattern

Clinician Lecture: “Inflammatory Bowel Disease and IBD-Related Dysplasia: One Pathologist's Perspective”

Tuesday, April 19, 7:30 p.m., Presidential Banquet Center (Kohler Banquet Hall), 4572 Presidential Way, Dayton, Ohio 45429
Learning Objectives:
  • To understand more recently described variants of ulcerative colitis
  • To become familiar with some histologic pitfalls in distinguishing ulcerative colitis from Crohn’s disease
  • To understand the role of the pathologist in diagnosing and managing patients with IBD-related dysplasia

About John R. Goldblum, M.D.

John R. Goldblum, M.D.John R. Goldblum, M.D., is chair of the Department of Anatomic Pathology at the Cleveland Clinic. He specializes in the interpretation of biopsy and resection specimens in the fields of soft tissue pathology and gastrointestinal pathology for Cleveland Clinic patients as well as non-Cleveland Clinic patients throughout the United States and the world. He is the coauthor of Enzinger and Weiss’s Soft Tissue Tumors, 6th edition (2013) and coeditor of Pathology of the GI Tract, Liver, Biliary Tract and Pancreas (2009). He has lectured extensively nationally and internationally in the field of anatomic pathology and has published more than 200 peer-reviewed articles.

Goldblum has been listed in Top Doc’s in Cleveland Magazine, 2004-2008, and The Best Doctors® List, 2003-2004. He is a member of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, the American Society for Clinical Pathologists, the Gastrointestinal Pathology Society, the American Gastroenterological Association and the American College of Gastroenterology.

For more information, please contact Ife Shafeek at som_pathology@wright.edu or (937) 775-2625.

2015

Third Annual Visiting Professorship in Pathology

The Neuropathology of Emergent Infections

Presenter:

Clayton A. Wiley, M.D., Ph.D., professor of pathology, director of neuropathology, and associate dean, Medical Science in Training program, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 
 
 
 
 
 
Objectives:
  • Apply recent advances in neuroscience research to advance biomedical research.
  • Apply recent advances in neuroscience research to improve the quality of clinical practice.
  • Recognize the applicability of research methods in neuroscience to other domains of biomedical science

Science/Research Focus

3:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 20, 2015
McGee Auditorium
120 White Hall
Gandhi Medical Education Center
Wright State University Dayton Campus

Clinical/Physician Focus

7:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 20, 2015
(Registration requested)
Kohler Banquet Hall
4572 Presidential Way
Kettering, OH 45429

For more information, please contact Ife Shafeek, administrative specialist, Department of Pathology, at (937) 775-2625 or som_pathology@wright.edu.

Last edited on 05/23/2017.