The Pathology Grand Rounds lectures feature speakers discussing cutting-edge work relating to the pathological basis of disease, and the practice of pathology.

MGH Pathology Grand Grounds 
Thursdays, 12 noon to 1 pm, O'Keeffe Auditorium, MGH Blake 1 (Unless otherwise noted)


Pardis Sabeti, MD, DPhil
Associate Professor, Harvard University,
Center for Systems Biology,
Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

“Genomic Surveillance of the Ebola Virus Outbreak”
4/30/2015 Robert H. Young, MD
Robert E. Scully Professor of Pathology,
Harvard Medical School
Pathologist, Director of Gynecological and Urological Pathology,
Massachusetts General Hospital
"Gonadal Tumors in the Young"

Miguel N. Rivera, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology,
Harvard Medical School
Massachusetts General Hospital

“The Chromatin Landscape of Pediatric Cancer”

James R. Downing, MD
President and Chief Executive Officer,
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital,
Associate Director of Basic Research,
Cancer Center,
Donald Pinkel Chair of Childhood Cancer Treatment

“The Molecular Pathology of Pediatric Cancer: Lessons Learned from DNA Sequence Analysis and their Clinical Implications”

Note: Combined Pathology/ Cancer Center Grand Rounds held at Simches Auditorium,
185 Cambridge Street, Charles River Plaza, Boston

6/4/2015 Ricardo V. Lloyd, MD, PhD
Professor of Pathology,
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine,
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
“Aggressive Variants of Papillary Thyroid Carcinomas and Thyroid Cancer Stem Cells”

Shashi Kulkarni, PhD, MS, FACMG
Associate Professor, Pathology and Immunology,
Head of Clinical Genomics, Genomics and Pathology Services,
Director, Cytogenomics and molecular Pathology, Washington University School of Medicine, St.Louis, MO

6/25/2015 Matthew Frosch, MD, PhD
Lawrence J. Henderson Associate Professor of Pathology,
Harvard Medical School,
Pathology Service,
Massachusetts General Hospital
“When Good Vessels Go Bad – Pathogenesis of Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy"