Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine participates in the care of virtually every Cedars-Sinai Medical Center patient, using the most sophisticated methods for making accurate diagnoses in all areas of anatomic and clinical pathology. In addition, the department provides expert consultation services to the outside community. Our expert pathologists and clinical scientists are committed to improving precision medicine approaches, advancing basic science and translational research, and providing excellent training and education.
A 66-year-old female with hypertension, diabetes mellitus and a history of tobacco use presents to the emergency department with shortness of breath. Initial imaging showed a large right-sided pleural effusion.
CSRI-Academic Pathology Award for Basic, Translational and Clinical Research
Award sponsored by the Department of Pathology and is designed to foster basic, translational and clinical research, innovation, increased efficiency and expansion of its clinical services. Recipients:
- Daniel J. Luthringer, MD - Do Fetal Levels of IgG and Iron Transport Physiology Vary by Beta-2 Microglobulin Concentration and Infant Sex?
- Cynthia C. Nast, MD - Renal Ossification – An Active Process?