September 25 Sep 25
Monday Mon

Pathology Grand Rounds: The Second Ronald F. Dorfman, MBBCh, FRCPath Lectureship in Hematopathology

Christopher Y. Park, MD, PhD
Professor of Pathology, Director of Pathology Education and Translational Research, Department of Pathology, NYU Grossman School of Medicine
Gives a talk on:“Identification of Therapeutic Vulnerabilities in Stem Cells in Myeloid Neoplasms”

About the Speaker

Christopher Y. Park is a Professor (tenured) and Director of Pathology Education and Translational Research in the Department of Pathology at the NYU Grossman School of Medicine.  Dr. Park completed his MD/PhD studies at the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, AP/Hematopathology training at Stanford, followed by a post-doctoral fellowship in stem cell biology in Irving Weissman’s lab. Throughout his career, Dr. Park has remained clinically active as a diagnostic hematopathologist while running his NIH-funded lab, which studies the mechanisms that regulate normal hematopoietic stem cells and malignant stem cells in myeloid neoplasms  His studies have primarily focused on post-transcriptional and translational mechanisms of gene regulation, but more recently his group has initiated projects deciphering the role of the tumor microenvironment and immune system in hematologic malignancies including AML/MDS as well as in non-Hodgkin lymphomas.

PLEASE NOTE: This is an in person event (no zoom). Lunch will be served at 11:30 am and the lecture will start at 12 pm sharp. This event is open to those affiliated with Stanford Medicine.


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Stanford Pathology Grand Rounds is open to those affiliated with Stanford University Medical Center and invited guests only. The objective is to increase knowledge in the field of Pathology. There is no commercial support received for this course unless otherwise specified. These lectures are hosted by Stanford Pathology Faculty.

Some Grand Rounds Lectures may be available in person and/or hybrid via ZOOM. Please contact Annie Vo at or 650-725-3940 for more information.