Department of Pathology & Immunology

2024 Annual Pathology and Immunology Trainee Research Symposium


The 2024 Annual Pathology and Immunology Trainee Research Symposium will be held as an in-person meeting this spring on April 12, 2024 from 8 AM – 1:30 PM!

The Program Committee is committed to hosting an exciting and comprehensive program, including a keynote address, invited speakers, platform presentations, poster presentations, and networking opportunities. The symposium is an opportunity for clinical and research trainees to showcase their research work to the entire department and is a great opportunity for networking.


Keynote Lecture - Jason Huse M.D., Ph.D.

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Jason Huse

Dr. Jason Huse is a Professor in the Departments of Pathology and Translational Molecular Pathology and Section Chief of Neuropathology at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Dr. Huse’s research focuses on the molecular pathogenesis of primary gliomas and brain metastases with translating the findings to the development of more effective therapies and diagnostic tools. Of particular interest is in defining the global genomic alterations and epigenomic dysfunction driving these deadly tumors. 

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Program Outline
Welcome and Opening RemarksMartin M. Matzuk and Jun Teruya
Kaynote LectureJason Huse
Faculty Presentations 
Trainee Presentations 
Poster Sessions 
Awards SessionsMartin M. Matzuk and James Versalovic
Closing RemarksJames Versalovic

Trainee Research Committee

  • Thomas A. Cooper, M.D. 
  • Choladda V. Curry, M.D.
  • William K. Decker, Ph.D.
  • Sridevi Devaraj, Ph.D., DABCC, FRSC
  • Sagar Dhamne, MBBS, M.D.
  • Ashley Holloman, M.D.
  • Martin M. Matzuk, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Angshumoy Roy, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Jun Teruya, M.D., DSc
  • Chief Residents
  • Associate Chief Residents