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Research

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville is committed to fostering research by the faculty and residents. Our institution has been engaged in clinically applied research for many years and is enriched by the presence of faculty who have demonstrated excellence in performing research and in training new investigators.

Research interests of the department's faculty members include:

  • Early breast cancer detection and prevention
  • Clinical chemistry and toxicology
  • Clinical microbiology
  • Tumor biology and biomarker studies in solid tumors
  • Patient safety in transfusion related issues
  • Diagnostic and prognostic tools of pathology
  • Stem cell research
  • Gastrointestinal pathology

For details about individual faculty research interests, please view their bios on the faculty page.

News & Announcements

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A second opinion saved my breasts

11/11/2015

"For years, my life was a living nightmare," Diana Coffman says. After a diagnosis of fibrocystic breasts, her OB/GYN thought there was... [full story]

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Jacksonville breast cancer patient gains peace of mind from pathologist’s second opinion

10/30/2015

Renay Daigle was 32 years old and six months pregnant when she noticed a lump in her left breast. Even though she was sure it was nothi... [full story]

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What Everyone Should Know About Breast Health 2015

10/16/2015

“I’m standing up here to tell you that I’ve never had breast cancer,” said Diana Coffman. “Nine years ago... [full story]

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UF pathology professor honored in Italy for breast cancer advocacy

5/29/2015

Shahla Masood, MD, professor and chair of pathology and laboratory medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Ja... [full story]

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