News and Events

Exciting News in Pathology!

Olga Weinberg, MD has been promoted to Associate Professor of Pathology at Harvard Medical School!                  
Effective Dates: 11/1/19 - 10/30/24
Naama Kanarek, PhD, has been promoted to Assistant Professor of Pathology  at Harvard Medical School!
Effective Dates: 9/1/19 - 10/30/22
Alyaa Al-Ibraheemi, MD, has been promoted to Assistant Professor of Pathology at Harvard Medical School!
Effective Dates: 4/1/19 - 10/30/22

Weekly Conference Schedule:

10:00  Molecular Case Conference  Multi-Headed Scope, BA-130
Dermatopathology Conference 
 Multi-Headed Scope, BA-130
12:30  Liver Conference  Multi-Headed Scope, BA-130


9:00    Autopsy Conference    Pathology Library, BA-111 
12:00   Cardiac Registry Lectures    Cardiac Registry, BA-16 
1:00    Brain Cutting    Autopsy Suite, BA-130 


7:00    Cardiac Pathology Conference    Pathology Library, BA-111, Cardiac Registry, BA-16 
8:30    NP Didactic Conference    Autopsy Room 
9:00    Interesting Case Conference    Multi-Headed Scope, BA-130 


9:00    Teaching Session     Pathology Library, BA-111


9:00    Bagel Talk    Pathology Library, BA-111 
1:00    GI Conference    Multi-Headed Scope, BA-130 

Other Conferences & Events:

Hematopathology Sign-out            Daily: 2-4 pm                                               Multi-Headed Scope, BA-130
Molecular Tumor Board                  1st Monday: 4-5 pm                                  Multi-Headed Scope, BA-130
Eye Pathology Conference              3rd Tuesday: 5:30-6:30 pm                      Multi-Headed Scope, BA-130    
Solid Tumor Conference                  Tuesdays: 12:00-1:00pm                          Wittenborg Conf. Room
Bone Tumor Conference                 Alternate Tuesdays: 11:00-12:00pm      Wittenborg Conf. Room
Brain Tumor Conference                 Thursdays: 10:00-11:00am                      Wittenborg Conf. Room
DFCI Tumor Conference                   Select Mondays: 5:00-6:00pm                DFCI Smith 308
DFCI Heme/Onc Conference           1st/3rd Thursdays: 3:00-4:00pm            DFCI Smith 308
Multidisciplinary Interstitial            4th Thursdays: 12:00-1:00pm                  Pathology Library, BA-111
Lung Disease Conference
Vascular Anomalies Conference     Wednesdays    5:30-7:00pm                     Farley 3 Surgical Conference Room

Molecular Diagnostics: Current Roles in Cancer Diagnosis and Patient Management:
Date: Saturday October 19th - Sunday October 20th 
This will be presented by Course Directors: Alanna Church MD, Valentina Nardi MD, and Lynette School MD. This will be held at Mass General Hospital on

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Pathology Primers:
These are held monthly on the 2nd Monday of every month.

Tucker Collins Lecture:
This is held once annually and the lecture will be determined by the Vascular Biology Department, this event will be hosted by Chief Pathologist from BCH, Dr. Mark Fleming.

Pathology Seminars: Location: Byers B Conference Room at Boston Children’s Hospital:
Time: 9:15am - 10:15am (except for November 14th which will start at 9:00am)

Date: October 17th
Speaker: Kate Jeffrey, Ph.D. from MGH
Topic: Epigenomic Regulation of Innate Immunity  Learn more...

Date: November 14th
Speaker: Anthony-Samuel LaMantia, PhD
Topic: "A Developmental Program for Suckling, Feeding and Swallowing, and its Disruption in Pediatric Dysphagia" 

Date: November 21st
Speaker: Bradly Hyman from MGH
Topic: Alzheimer’s  Learn more...

Date: December 19th
Speaker: David Weinstock from DFCI
Topic: Technologies to convert remissions into cures   Learn more...

2020 HMS Pathology Retreat:
Date: May 8th, 2020
The Brigham and Women’s Hospital Bornstein Auditorium is booked for the four presentations and the keynote lecture. The posters will take place at the Building for Transformative Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital.

Current Concepts in Hematopathology course:
Date: May 29th, 2020 - Sunday May 31st, 2020
Located at Partners Healthcare Corporate Campus located at 399 Revolution Drive in Somerville, MA 02145. This course will provide pathologists with a review of diagnostic issues encountered in clinical hematopathology practice, with a focus on challenging cases.  

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