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Mucosal Immunology Pathology Symposium 2020

Local Chapter 2020 / Michigan

Come to discover and discuss current topics in immunology at mucosal surfaces. See the full schedule, list of topics and more.

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11th Annual CHAMP Research Symposium

A one-afternoon event showcasing scientific presentations by Department faculty and trainees with open discussions for applying lessons learned to attendee areas of interest.


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Medicolegal Death Investigation Course

Virtual Course

This course is designed for law enforcement officers, firefighters, medical examiners, pathologists, and other forensic investigators interested in expanding their knowledge of principles in forensic sciences.

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November 9 2021 - November 12 2021
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Advances in Forensic Medicine & Pathology

Save the Date!

True to its theme, this exciting two-day conference is intended to meet the educational needs of Practicing Pathologists, Medical Examiners, Law Enforcement/Police Officers, Coroners, District Attorneys, and Health Care Professionals.



May 19 2022 - May 20 2022
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20th Annual Pathology Research Symposium

This Molecular and Cellular Pathology graduate student event showcases research within the department by faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and PhD students. The day is highlighted with the invited keynote presentation by Jeffrey C. Rathmell, PhD.

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November 5 2021 - November 5 2021
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8th Annual Protein Folding Diseases Initiative Symposium

Via Zoom

The University of Michigan’s Protein Folding Diseases Initiative Symposium will be holding its 8th Annual Symposium starting at 12:30 pm.

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Blood Drives to be Held at Michigan Medicine in September

Michigan Medicine and the American Red Cross will be hosting blood drives on campus next month. To schedule an appointment, log onto (use sponsor code: goblue), call 1-800-RED-CROSS [...]

September 1 2021

Department Opens Quiet Room at University Hospital

This week, the Department of Pathology proudly unveiled its newest workspace as part of the PRR initiative. This new space, located on the second floor of University Hospital, is a quiet room dedicated to wellness, rest and relaxation [...]

August 13 2021
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Department Hosts Second-Annual Juneteenth Equality Walk

On Friday June 18, the Department of Pathology hosted its second-annual Equality Walk in observance of the Juneteenth holiday.

June 21 2021

American Red Cross Hosting Blood Drive at University Hospital

6:30 am to 6:30 pm | Towsley Center Lobby, U-M Hospital

June 3 2021

Announcing the 2021 Medical Laboratory Professionals Week!

This year's Medical Laboratory Professionals Week (MLPW) kicks off from April 18 until April 24, 2021. The department plans to celebrate with virtual events and activities for all those within the department! When did it start, and how can you be a part of it?  Continue to the article for more information [...]

April 8 2021

Department of Pathology Shines at 2021 Virtual USCAP Meeting

The Department of Pathology was well represented at the 110th Annual Meeting of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP), held March 13-18, 2021. This year's event was reconstructed into a fully virtual format in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, with participants able to tune in and contribute from all over the world. Several of our faculty and trainees were featured at this year's conference. Let's take a moment to recap some key highlights from #USCAP2021.

March 24 2021

Dr. Brown Hosting Virtual Webinar with SOPHiA Genetics

12:00 pm EST

Join #UMichPath and SOPHiA Genetics for a virtual event with department faculty Dr. Noah Brown, who will be hosting a discussion related to developing an NGS solution in order to keep pace with the ever-evolving recommendations and clinical guidelines for myeloid malignancies.

January 26 2021

American Red Cross Hosting Blood Drive at NCRC

The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive at the North Campus Research Complex on Tuesday, January 19, 2021.

January 15 2021

Global Virtual Cancer Conference: Dr. Jeffrey Myers

Introducing the 2020 Global Virtual Cancer Conference. Join us for the segment entitled "Prevention, Diagnosis and Me" to hear from the Department of Pathology's own Dr. Jeffrey Myers, who will discuss his experiences working in the cancer community [...]

November 11 2020

Host-Microbiota Interactions in Health and Disease: Gabriel Nunez, MD

12:00 pm EST

Join #UMichPath and the University of Pennsylvania's Perelman School of Medicine for a virtual event with department faculty Dr. Gabriel Nuñez, who will be hosting a discussion related to host-microbiota interactions in modern health and disease.

October 20 2020

Virtual DEI Summit: Arts+Social Change - Building an Anti-Racist World Through the Arts

10:00-11:30 am EST

The University of Michigan's division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is hosting the 2020 virtual summit for Arts + Social Change. The event will focus on building an anti-racist world through the arts, community assembly and discussion.


October 14 2020

Understanding Breast Cancer: My Journey as a Physician-Scientist: Celina Kleer, MD

10:00 am EST

Join us for a virtual event featuring the Department of Pathology's Dr. Celina Kleer, who will host a discussion related to her experiences in understanding breast cancer and her journey as a physician-scientist.

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October 9 2020

ASIP Rous-Whipple Award Lecture: Arul Chinnaiyan, MD, PhD

11:30 am EST

Join us for a virtual event featuring the Department of Pathology's Dr. Arul Chinnaiyan, who will give the 2020 American Society for Investigative Pathology (ASIP)'s Rous-Whipple Award Lecture. 

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October 1 2020

Virtual Event: Black Authors Matter

The topic of discussion will be related to black authors and how public health is provided to communities through art and science.

August 11 2020

Department Hosts Equality Walk to Celebrate Juneteenth

On Friday, June 19, the Department of Pathology hosted an Equality Walk at NCRC `in observance of the Juneteenth holiday. Here, members from all areas of the department gathered to show their support against racial discrimination and for the Black Lives Matter movement.

June 22 2020
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Department Hosts 11th Annual CHAMP Research Symposium

Event showcases clinical and translational research.

February 17 2020
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Challenging Cases and Collaboration

2019 New Frontiers in Pathology Conference

November 8 2019

Picnic at Wiard's Orchard

Members of the Department of Pathology and their families gathered for a picnic at Wiard's Orchard in Ypsilanti on Sunday, September 15th [...]

September 30 2019

ASCLS Michigan Eat and Greet

1:00 - 4:00 | Lansing Brewing Company 

August 27 2019
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Employee Recognition Reception Honors Members of the Pathology Family

Staff members were recognized for their years of service and for going above and beyond. 

August 26 2019

Register for the Fall Event Picnic at Wiard's Orchards

Save the Date for the Pathology Fall Picnic Event at Wiard's Orchards in Ypsilanti. All faculty and staff are encouraged to attend! Join us on September 15  from 11:00 am until 5:30 pm in the pavilion and from 11:00 am until 6:00 pm for country fair [...]

August 9 2019

Pathology Fall Picnic Event for All Faculty and Staff

11:00 - 5:30 | Wiard's Orchard

August 8 2019

Dessert Reception Welcoming New Residents, Fellows, and Clinical Lecturers

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Central Park, NCRC

August 8 2019

NCRC 10 Year Anniversary Celebration

11:00 am - 5:30 pm | Various locations at NCRC

August 8 2019

Employee Appreciation Ice Cream Social

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | NCRC Superior Conference Room

August 8 2019

Dr. Sarah Choi Honored as One of ASCP's "40 Under Forty"

Sarah Choi, MD, PhD, has been honored as one of ASCP’s “40 under Forty” program recognizing the future generation of laboratory leaders.

ASCP’s 40 Under Forty program shines the spotlight on 40 highly accomplished pathologists, pathology residents, and laboratory professionals under age 40 who have made significant contributions to the profession and stand out as the future of laboratory leadership. [...]

July 29 2019

Annual Years of Service and Workplace Recognition Ceremony

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Ford Auditorium

July 23 2019

U-M Precision Health Symposium

8:00 am to 4:30 pm | NCRC Building 18 Dining Hall

May 28 2019

Lab Week 2019

Multiple times | NCRC & UH

April 18 2019

Take Your Child to Work Day

11:00am - 3:00pm | NCRC Bldg 18 / Dining Hall

April 18 2019
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Michigan shines at annual meeting of USCAP!

Michigan has always had a strong presence in USCAP, which many consider the premier member organization for academic anatomic pathology

March 25 2019

Making Birthdays Brighter for Children in Need

On Friday, March 15th, the Department of Pathology’s Division of Quality and Health Improvement hosted Be a Birthday Leprechaun to benefit children in need in Washtenaw County. Faculty and staff joined together over the lunch hour to make [...]

March 19 2019

'To Err is Human': Documentary Screening

Multiple times | Ford Auditorium and NCRC Research Auditorium

March 5 2019

Be a Birthday Leprechaun for a Child in Need

The Division of Quality and Health Improvement (DQHI) is hosting Be a Birthday Leprechaun on Friday, March 15th in the Superior conference room at the North Campus Research Complex. Dress in your St. Patty’s Day gear and join DQHI to assemble Birthday Bags which will be distributed to kids in need [...]

February 4 2019

Marrow Donor Registry Drive

More than 14,000 patients are in need of a bone marrow transplant. Join the Be the Match Registry and you could save a life [...]

February 1 2019

10th Annual CHAMP Research Day Registration Now Open

The 10th annual CHAMP Research Day will be held on Thursday, February 7th, 2019 from 3:00 pm to 7:30 pm in the Research Auditorium located in building 10 of the North Campus Research Complex. The event will feature presentations by Department of Pathology trainees and faculty [...]


January 24 2019

Write Winning NIH R01 Grant Proposals

7:00 am - 5:00 pm | Palmer Commons 

January 23 2019

Science Policy Night

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm | BSRB Seminar Rooms ABC

January 14 2019

Unravel Injustice: Taking Action Part 1

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Institute for Social Research 

January 14 2019

Unravel Injustice: Taking Action Part 2

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Institute for Social Research 

January 14 2019

Towsley Lobby's First Blood Drive of the Year

Help a patient in need by donating blood on Tuesday, January 8th in the Towsley Lobby [...]

January 3 2019

Global Health Initiatives Forum: Ghana

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm | Taubman Health Sciences Library

November 6 2018

Journeys in Health Care: Art and Storytelling Event

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm | North Campus Research Complex

November 6 2018
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Improvement Projects Highlighted During Quality Month

The Department's commitment to collaboration and innovation well-represented at Quality Month event.

November 5 2018

22nd Annual Conference on Bioethics

9:00 am - 4:00 pm | Holiday Inn, Plymouth Road in Ann Arbor

October 31 2018

Jim Harbaugh meets with scientists at Michigan Stadium


On Sunday, October 21, Jim Harbaugh, head coach of University of Michigan football, greeted 125 surprised attendees of the Pathology Investigators, Students and Academicians (PISA) Conference being hosted by the University of Michigan at the A. Alfred Taubman Biomedical Science Research Building in Ann Arbor. PISA attendees [...]

October 30 2018

Pediatric Pathologists meet in Ann Arbor for SPP’s Fall Meeting

Over 100 pathologists traveled from as far as Israel and Singapore traveled to Ann Arbor, Michigan for this year’s Society for Pediatric Pathology 2018 Fall Meeting. Hosted by the University of Michigan at the Graduate Hotel, guests [...]

October 29 2018

Exerting Influence in the Workplace: A Two-Part Series (Part one of two)

9:30 am - 11:00 am | Medical Science Building II

October 29 2018

Exerting Influence in the Workplace: A Two-Part Series (Part two of two)

9:30 am - 11:00 am | Medical Science Building I

October 29 2018

Medication Take-Back Event

Various Hours | Michigan-Wide

October 24 2018

6th Annual NCRC Expo

11:00 am – 1:00 pm | NCRC, Buildings 10 & 18 Ground Floor

October 16 2018

Open House - Rogel Cancer Center Blood Draw Station

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm | Rogel Cancer Center, Floor B2

October 16 2018

Department of Pathology Fall Picnic

11:00 am – 5:00 pm |  Wiard's Orchard, Ypsilanti

October 4 2018

A VOICES of the Staff Film Screening and Conversation - Me, The "Other"

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Tosley Center, Dow Auditorium

September 20 2018

13th Annual Chemistry - Biology Interface Training Program Symposium (Abstracts due 10/16)

1:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Rackham Ampitheater and East/West Conference Rooms

September 20 2018

Friday Walks with the Chair's Suite

12:00 pm - 12:30 pm | Building 36, NCRC

September 20 2018

National Postdoc Appreciation Week Events

Various Times |  Various Locations

September 17 2018

Ted Talk Tuesdays (T3) - Ken Robinson: Do Schools Kill Creativity?

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | NCRC Central Park

September 14 2018

Ted Talk Tuesdays (T3)

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | NCRC Central Park

September 14 2018

Ted Talk Tuesdays (T3) - Leticia Gasca: Don’t Fail Fast – Fail Mindfully

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | NCRC Central Park

September 14 2018

Postdoc 180 Competition Finale

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm |  Kahn Auditorium and Atrium, BSRB

September 14 2018

Walk to End Alzheimer's

10:30 am - 2:00 pm | Washtenaw Community College

September 11 2018

Fall Orientation for Clinical Investigators

8:00 am – 11:30 am |  University Hospital Room UH 2C224

August 16 2018

Be a Hero at the Big House

8:00 am – 5:00 pm |  Jack Roth Stadium Club

August 16 2018

Sexual Harassment in Science

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm |  Rackham Graduate School

August 16 2018

Sexual Harassment in Medicine

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm |  Biomedical Science Research Building, Kahn Auditorium

August 16 2018

An Evening with Legendary Animator Floyd Norman

4:30 pm – 7:30 pm |  UMMA Helmut Stern Auditorium

August 16 2018

Be Well in the Big House

3:00 pm  – 7:00 pm |  Michigan Stadium

August 14 2018


11:00 am – 2:00 pm | Med Sci I Circle Drive

August 8 2018

The State of the Healthcare Debate

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm | North Campus Research Complex (NCRC)

July 11 2018
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Advances in Forensic Medicine & Pathology 2018 Conference Recap

U-M hosts experts and trainees as they sharpen skills and discuss trends in forensic medicine.

June 18 2018

Department Co-Hosting the 2018 PISA Conference

The Department of Pathology and the American Society for Investigative Pathology (ASIP) are proud to host the interactive, abstract-driven 2018 Pathobiology for Investigators, Students and Academicians Conference (PISA), in Ann Arbor, Michigan on October 20-22 [...]

June 14 2018

House Officers' Farewell Dinner Celebrates Class of 2018

On Friday, June 8th at Weber's Inn, the department held the House Officers' Farewell dinner to highlight the achievements of the class of 2018 residents and fellows. Awards were presented for the most outstanding residents and teaching faculty. [...]

June 11 2018

Department of Pathology Celebrates Staff Achievements

Kelly Dotson, representing the Employee Recognition Program Committee recognized 94 Pathology Employees at this year’s Employee Recognition Program held on Tuesday, June 5, 2018.  Employees were honored 10 to 40 years of service and for receiving Above and Beyond Awards for exceptional acts of service.  Click through for a complete listing of our exceptional employees.

June 7 2018

Joint Commission Recertification Review For Comprehensive Stroke Care

8am - 9am | June 12 - Opening Session | Ford Auditorium

June 5 2018

In Conversation: See Through: Reflections on Photography

3pm- 4pm | UMMA: Photography Gallery

June 5 2018

Department of Pathology Open House at NCRC

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM | NCRC Building 32

June 1 2018
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Pathology Informatics Summit 2018

The future is now, and U-M Pathology Informatics is instrumental in showcasing it.

May 25 2018

Check Out Our New Space on June 1st

Dr. Charles Parkos will host an open house on the the behalf of the Department of Pathology on Friday, June 1st from 3 – 5 p.m. [...]

May 25 2018

Research Seminar – Wayne Lencer, MD

3:30-4:30pm | BSRB 2515

May 24 2018

Winners of the Inaugural Poster Session at the Advances in Forensic Medicine and Pathology Conference


Congratulations to both Sarah Avedschmidt, MD, and Anna (Ania) Owczarczyk, MD, PhD, winners of the outstanding poster award at the first annual poster session for the Advances in Forensic Medicine and Pathology Conference on May 10, 2018! Posters presented at this year’s Advances in Forensic Medicine & Pathology Conference [...]

May 16 2018

Communicating Science & Data Management Workshop

2:00pm – 4:30pm | BSRB Danto Auditorium

May 15 2018

Effective Elevator Pitches: Best Practices and Real-Time Feedback

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM | Taubman Health Sciences Library 2903

May 4 2018

Employee Appreciation Breakfast/Dinner

6:30-9:00am and 6:00pm-8:00pm | Hospital Cafeteria

May 2 2018

Life Science Orchestra Free Concert

7:30pm | Hill Auditorium
May 2 2018

Unused Medication Disposal

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM | Locations by County
April 25 2018

9th Clinical Pathology Symposium

The 9th Clinical Pathology Symposium was held on Monday, April 23rd and offered and opportunity for Department of Pathology faculty and staff to earn continuing education credits. 

Attendees learned about transgender medicine, including implications on [...]

April 25 2018

William Gould Dow Distinguished Lectureship: Technology, Innovation, and Diversity

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM  | Stamps Auditorium, Walgreen Drama Center

April 6 2018

5th Annual Run Tough for ChadTough

7:30 am – 11:00 am |  Saline High School Football Field

April 5 2018

Thesis Defense - Talha Anwar, Kleer Lab

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM | Danto Auditorium, CVC

April 5 2018

ASCLS - MI Annual Meeting and Fundraiser for Huron River Watershed Council

Various times, see schedule | The Inn at St. John's

April 5 2018

Workshop: Presentation Skills: Think Like an Actor

8:00 AM – 10:30 AM & 12:00 PM – 2:30 PM  | Seminar rooms, BSRB

March 30 2018

Patient Experience Week

All Week Event

March 30 2018

Poster Primer Workshop

9:30 am - 10:30 am | Room 2955, Taubman Health Sciences Library | RSVP


March 23 2018

RNA Symposium to Explore Translating Research into Medicine

8:00 AM – 4:00 PM | Kahn Auditorium, BSRB

March 21 2018

Lab Week

All Week Event

March 16 2018
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Michigan Pathology at USCAP 2018: Your Complete Guide to this Year's Annual Meeting

Michigan Pathology has over 30 pathologists traveling to Vancouver, BC for this year's USCAP 2018. The department is featuring numerous speakers and displaying dozens of posters at this annual meeting. Read more to find out where and when to meet up with our faculty, fellows, and residents.

March 12 2018

Calling All Artists for First Pathology Employee Art Exhibit


We're excited to feature the original artwork of our Pathology team in this inaugural exhibit at NCRC [...]


February 23 2018
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Congratulations to Hung-An (Anna) Ting, PhD for Successful Defense of Her PhD Thesis


Dr. Ting successfully defended her PhD thesis, Notch ligand Delta-like 4 (DII4) induced epigenetic mechanisms in regulatory T cell function during pulmonary viral infection, on February 21, 2018. [...]

February 23 2018

Graduate Students Awards Presented at Research Symposium

The 16th Annual Pathology Research Symposium was held this November and featured Adjunct Assistant Professor of Bioinformatics and CEO of Strata Oncology, Dan Rhodes, PhD, as the keynote speaker.  But it also included research presentations from our graduate students with some of our students receiving awards [...]
November 30 2017
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Laura Lamps, MD Becomes Newest Endowed Professor

Laura W. Lamps, MD named New Godfrey Dorr Stobbe Professor in Gastrointestinal Pathology
November 20 2017

Free Translational Research Symposium on October 4

The leaders and victors at University of Michigan are redefining translation, extending the definition far beyond the fields of health and biomedicine. Join translational experts for Found in Translation: Moving Beyond Biomedical Research, the 2017 Translational Research Symposium.

Hear about the future of translational research from keynote speaker, Christopher P. Austin, MD, Director of the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences at the National Institutes of Health. You'll learn [...]
September 21 2017

Department Faculty, Staff, and Students Invited to Fall Event at Detroit Zoo

Department of Pathology Staff, Students, and Faculty are invited to gather at the Detroit Zoo to enjoy the Zoo Boo on Saturday October 14 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Members of the department can attend for free and are invited to bring one guest, or the members of their immediate household, to attend with them. Admission for guests is $5 per person.

This "merry-not-scary" event includes food, dazzling acrobatics, magic acts, jugglers, and extreme pumpkin carving demonstrations. Attendees are encouraged to [...]
September 19 2017

Clinical Pathology Quarterly All Staff Meeting

Date: July 25, 2017

Time: 9:00am – 10:00am

Location: Med Sci 1, Rm 5330

Refreshments will be served beginning at 8:30 am. Gift card drawing for those attending from last quarterly meeting. The meeting will be recorded for those unable to attend.

July 7 2017

Clinical Pathology Quarterly All Staff Meeting

April 18, 2017

9:00 – 10:00am

Medical Sciences Building 1
Room 5330

Refreshments will be served beginning at 08:30
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March 27 2017

Clinical Pathology Quarterly All Staff Meeting

February 14, 2017

9:00 – 10:00

Medical Sciences Building 1
Room 5330

Refreshments will be served beginning at 08:30

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January 25 2017

Stephanie Skala, MD receives 2nd Place Prize at Michigan Society of Pathologists (MSP) Resident Research Competition

Dr. Stephanie Skala received the 2nd place prize in the Resident Research Competition at the recent Michigan Society of Pathologists' Winter MSP Conference on November 12, 2016, in Dearborn, Michigan.  [ ... ]

November 15 2016

Clinical Pathology Quarterly All Staff Meeting

July 12, 2016

9:00 – 10:00am

Medical Sciences Building 1
Room 5330

Refreshments will be served beginning at 8:30am


June 23 2016

Molecules and Machines

The 2nd Annual Protein Folding Diseases Initiative Symposium, “Molecules and Machines”, was held on Friday, September 18, 2015, at the A. Alfred Taubman Biomedical Science Research Building. 

The University of Michigan Protein Folding Diseases Initiative (PFDI), lead by Drs. Andrew Lieberman and Henry Paulson, seeks to connect the diverse campus-wide expertise on disorders of abnormal protein accumulation and perturbations in “protein quality control.” 

September 23 2015