Division of Computational Pathology


Advanced computation applied to understanding, diagnosis and treatment of human disease

The Division in the BWH Department of Pathology focuses on research in areas of excellence leveraging unique strengths of the Department, including pathology imaging and the microbiome, with plans to add other foci soon.


Division News


Sept 2020: Mahmood Lab paper

“Pathomic Fusion: An Integrated Framework for Fusing Histopathology and Genomic Features for Cancer Diagnosis and Prognosis” in IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging.

Sept 2020: Mahmood Lab award

“Interpretable Deep Learning Algorithms for Pathology Imaging Analysis” MIRA/R35 NIH/NIGMS Outstanding Investigator Award

Sept 2020: Gerber Lab award

“MTM 2: The rules of microbiota colonization of the mammalian gut.” The Gerber lab in collaboration with the Wang lab at Columbia have received a $2.9M grant from the National Science Foundation to develop and apply novel computational and experimental methods to elucidate fundamental rules governing the formation and maintenance of complex microbial ecosystems in the mammalian gut.