Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Pathology

Educating future generations of pathologists.

About Us

Our Department

Pathology lies at the intersection of basic science and clinical medicine. Our goal as an academic pathology department is to excel in our three missions of expanding our research enterprise, educating future generations of pathologists and supporting departmental collaboration.

Medical Specialties

Our faculty members bring an extraordinary range of specialized expertise to their research, teaching and the clinical care and services they provide through our affilated care sites.

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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, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Pathology

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.

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Housestaff Research Portal

Graduate Research 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.

Visit the housestaff research portal

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