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Associate Professor of Pathology (Renal Pathology) and Pathology (Genitourinary Pathology)
Associate Professor of Pathology
BS: Howard University (1997)
MS: The University of Maryland at Baltimore (2000)
MD: The University of Nevada School of Medicine (2007)
Dr. Ellis serves as the director of wellness, diversity and inclusion and the medical director of the renal biopsy service. She is the president and a founding member of the Society of Black Pathologists and was recently inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. Dr. Ellis is committed to mentorship, outstanding medical education and diversity, equity, and inclusion in pathology and beyond.
Professor of Pathology
Professor of Pathology
Dr. Cui studies T cell biology in the context of viral infection, cancer, and autoimmune diseases. To learn more, visit Dr. Cui's faculty profile.
Associate Professor of Pathology (Experimental Pathology), McCormick School of Engineering and Preventive Medicine (Health and Biomedical Informatics)
Associate Professor of Pathology, Engineering, and Preventive Medicine
Director, Institute for Augmented Intelligence in Medicine - Center for Computational Imaging and Signal Analytics in Medicine
PhD: Ohio State University (2009)
Dr. Cooper received his PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Ohio State University in 2009. He joined the Biomedical Informatics faculty at Emory University in 2012 where he was jointly appointed with Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology. He joined the department of pathology at Northwestern in 2019 as an Associate Professor and Director of Computational Pathology.
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.