Dr. Jessica Fortin

Dr. Jessica Fortin received a combined DVM-PhD (veterinary medicine, pathology) degree in 2015 from the University of Montreal, a MSc with honors in medicinal chemistry (2008), and baccalaureate degrees in Pharmacy (2004) and chemistry (2007) from Laval University. Prior to her training in veterinary medicine, she worked for two years with Dr. Laurence H. Hurley [...]

Dr. Heather Francis

Heather Francis, PhD is a Professor of Medicine at Indiana University and a Research Biologist at RLR VA Medical Center. The goal of her laboratory is to investigate the synergistic role that cholangiocytes and mast cells play during cholestatic liver injury, cholangiocarcinoma and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). The lab is currently funded by both [...]

How Graduates Can Build Their Careers When Working From Home

It’s a difficult time to be a recent college graduate. A global pandemic is a challenging period to be starting a career, especially when so many jobs are remote. While remote work can benefit some fields, it is also virtually impossible in others (hospitality, non-essential machining, and so on), which means that for those college [...]

2021 Election Results

The following ASIP members were elected to the positions indicated for terms beginning on July 1, 2021. Vice President Robinna Lorenz, MD, PhDSenior DirectorResearch PathologyGenentechSan Francisco, CA Program Committee Chair-Elect Kari Nejak-Bowen, MBA, PhDAssociate ProfessorDepartment of PathologyPittsburgh Liver Research CenterUniversity of PittsburghPittsburgh, PA Education Committee Chair-Elect Veronica Contreras-Shannon, PhDProfessor of Biological SciencesDirector, MARC USTAR ProgramSt. [...]

Dr. Veronica Azcutia

Veronica Azcutia is an Assistant Professor of Pathology in the Department of Pathology at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. She earned her Ph.D. degree in Pharmacology from Universidad Autonoma de Madrid in Spain, where she studied the pathophysiology of the vascular endothelium under diabetic and inflammatory conditions. She joined Dr. Bill Luscinskas Lab at [...]