Webinar: Autopsy Insights into the Pathogenesis of COVID-19: Questions and Answers

This webinar saw close to 300 participants; thank you again for your participation.  Due to the heavy volume of participation and the extent of engagement from the attendees, we followed up with our speakers Drs. L. Maximilian Buja (LMB) and Richard Vander Heide (RVH), who diligently responded to the questions that could not be addressed [...]

Robin G. Lorenz, MD, PhD – Member Spotlight

Robin G. Lorenz, MD, PhDSenior Director, Department of PathologyGenentech, Inc., South San Francisco, CA, USA Dr. Robin Lorenz is a long-time member of the American Society for Investigative Pathology and has recently served in leadership. She was an At-Large Member of the ASIP Council from 2016-2019, and is currently the ASIP Representative to the Training [...]

A New Book, “Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning in Pathology” was edited by longtime ASIP Member Dr. Stan Cohen

Stanley Cohen, MD Recent advances in computational algorithms, along with the advent of whole slide imaging as a platform for embedding artificial intelligence (AI), are transforming pattern recognition and image interpretation for diagnosis and prognosis. Yet most pathologists have just a passing knowledge of data mining, machine learning, and AI, and little exposure to the [...]

Long-time ASIP Member L. Maximilian Buja, MD in the news for autopsy research unlocking new COVID Treatments

L. Maximilian Buja, MD Dr. Buja is Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and Distinguished Teaching Professor at the McGovern Medical School of the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. His scholarly focus is on pathogenesis of cardiovascular diseases. He is an advocate of the importance of the autopsy in medicine and has [...]

Katti Crakes, PhD

Congratulations to Dr. Katti Crakes upon the very recent completion and defense of her PhD research. Dr. Crakes is a new member of the ASIP and was planning to attend Experimental Biology 2020 prior to its cancellation. Dr. Crakes spent the majority of her childhood in Los Angeles CA, but eventually transplanted to New York. [...]