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Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Pathology

Educating future generations of pathologists.

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The Department of Pathology is a community of basic and clinical scientists who bring an extraordinary range of specialized expertise to their research, teaching, and clinical care to establish diagnoses and outstanding novel therapeutics through our affiliated hospitals.



Our Work

Learn more the department's latest research efforts, including the work we do through our affiliated institutions.

Read about our Research


Browse our archive of recent publications to catch up on the latest discoveries from within our laboratories.
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Faculty Spotlight

Ji, Peng

Peng Ji

Associate Professor of Pathology (Experimental Pathology) and Pathology (Hematopathology)

Director, Physician-Scientist Training Program

MD: Peking University, PhD: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Postdoc: MIT

Ji joined the department in 2011 as a clinical pathology resident. He started an independent lab in 2012 while finishing his residency and a hematopathology fellowship. To learn more, view Dr. Ji's faculty profile.

Green, Kathleen J

Kathleen J Green

Professor of Pathology (Experimental Pathology) and Dermatology

Associate Director, Basic Science Division, Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center

PhD: Washington University in St. Louis. Postdoc: Northwestern University

Dr. Green has been part of Northwestern's basic science faculty since 1987. Her exemplary achievements in teaching and research and her leadership in the Lurie Cancer Center have made her the recipient of the 2019 Tripartite Legacy Faculty Prize in Translational Science and Education. To learn more, visit the page of Dr. Green's laboratory.


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Starzl Academy

Physician-Scientist Training & Resources

We offer a wide range of resources, mentorship opportunities and training to help our residents and fellows excel as physician-scientists. Explore all of the resources and hear from housestaff who are making research a major part of their career development plans, including one of our fellows, Kate Poropatich, MD, MPH.

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