Massimo Loda, MD, PhD

Chair, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine

Dr. Loda is Chair of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine, and is the pathologist-in-chief at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. In this capacity, Dr. Loda integrates innovative computational pathology approaches that leverage artificial intelligence to offer more in-depth tissue analyses. Dr. Loda is a physician-scientist, Professor of Pathology at Harvard Medical School, an Associate Member of the Broad Institute, and was most recently chief of the Division of Translational and Molecular Oncologic Pathology at Brigham & Women’s Hospital and chair of the Department of Oncologic Pathology at Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston.

Dr. Loda is one of the pioneer molecular pathologists in the world, and has been at the forefront in the invention and application of novel molecular pathology techniques such as ex-vivo organotypic cultures, multiplexed immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridization, advances in image analysis, and applying molecular techniques such as metabolic profiling to formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue.