Thomas Jefferson University

Department of Pathology, Anatomy, & Cell Biology

Welcome to the website for the Department of Pathology, Anatomy, & Cell Biology at Thomas Jefferson University. We are dedicated to a mission that includes excellence in clinical diagnostics, research, and education at the undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate levels. As evident from its name, the Department is composed of a diverse faculty with a spectrum of interests that includes diagnostic pathology and laboratory medicine, translational research, basic research, and computational/systems biology and which employ the most current technologies. The environment created by our faculty offers outstanding opportunities through a large clinical practice and multiple funded research programs in matrix biology, retrovirology, pathophysiology of alcohol, neurosciences, visual sciences, and G protein coupled receptors. We are located in vibrant Center City Philadelphia.

Thank you for your academic interest in our department.

Stephen C. Peiper, MD
Chairman & Peter A. Herbut, MD
Professor Department of Pathology, Anatomy & Cell Biology