News and Events


Dr. Roberto Chiarle was promoted to Professor of Pathology at Harvard Medical School!
Effective January 1, 2020

Alanna Church, MD, MSc has been promoted to Assistant Professor of Pathology at Harvard Medical School!
Effective Dates: 1/1/20 - 10/30/23

Theonia Boyd, M.D. has been a part of an international NIH funded research project studying smoking and drinking during pregnancy and their associations with stillbirth and SIDS. Below are two links, one for the latest manuscript and one for the NIH press release statement about it.

The PASS SIDS manuscript was released and has officially been published in EClinicalMedicine journal, the Lancet online journal for clinicians.  A copy of the final manuscript can be found here available for anyone to download.

NIH issued a press release


2020 HMS Pathology Retreat:
Date: TBD, Rescheduled in Fall 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.

Register for this course >

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: 2-4pm                                               Multi-Headed Scope, BA-130
Molecular Tumor Board                  1st Monday: 4-5pm                                  Multi-Headed Scope, BA-130
Eye Pathology Conference              3rd Tuesday: 5:30-6:30pm                      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