Pathologists Fighting COVID-19 – Houston Methodist

ASIP is proud to share some of the recent advancements made by Drs. Eric Salazar and James M. Musser in COVID-19 patient treatment using convalescent serum therapy at Houston Methodist. The physician scientists in this program have now infused 11 critically ill patients with plasma donated by recovered, now healthy, COVID-19 patients. https://youtu.be/JFt86eRgRjA Under the [...]

Webinars: Dr. William A. Muller – What are we learning from COVID-19 Autopsies?

William A. Muller, MD PhD ASIP Member Dr. William A. Muller recently presented, "What are we learning from COVID-19 autopsies?" Here is the recording this and other talks of interest. What are we Learning from COVID-19 Autopsies?William A. Muller, MD, PhDJanardan K. Reddy, MD Professor of PathologyNorthwestern University Feinberg School of MedicineChicago, IL Related Talks:Clinical [...]

Post COVID-19 world: Is STEM academia in trouble?

Class of 2020, how does it feel? No giant ceremony, no group photos, and worst of all no family. Thousands of students from high school through professional degree programs graduated the Class of 2020 this past weekend. This year is definitely unique, but the Spring 2020 semester is likely going to set the stage for [...]

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center – Laboratory for Clinical Genomics and Advanced Technology

Greg Tsongalis, PhD Dr. Greg Tsongalis directs the Laboratory for Clinical Genomics and Advanced Technology (CGAT) at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. The molecular pathologists working in the CGAT have been working in three shifts for the past several months to keep their COVID-19 testing running 24 hours per day, seven days per week. With their current [...]

Women in Pathology Co-Leader – Pilar Alciade

Pilar Alcaide, PhD, is the Kenneth and JoAnn G. Wellner Professor of Immunology at Tufts University School of Medicine (Boston, MA). She was recently promoted from Associate Professor and was granted tenure. Dr. Alcaide was also recently elected to be the Graduate Program Director of the Immunology PhD Program at Tufts University. https://youtu.be/Np7WCKzh6aM Dr. Alcaide [...]