I’m a lucky man: every day I wake up in the morning wanting to go into work. As a medical student, I always saw myself going into surgery, but a rotation in pathology with an inspiring supervisor made me change my mind.
Thanks to the advent of molecular medicine and personalized treatment, the diagnosis and treatment of cancer have changed enormously in recent years. In medicine, healthcare providers must constantly stay ahead of the curve to give patients our best.
‘My interest is in the future because I am going to spend the rest of my life there.’ I couldn’t agree more with these words of Charles Kettering, visionary inventor and engineer.
Did you know there are at least 17 different kinds of pathologist? Like my partners on this project, I work as an anatomic pathologist. I specialize in dermatopathology and sarcoma pathology, but much of what I’m going to talk about is relevant to the other...