Episode 28 - Connecting the Dots

This episode's guests: Anil Parwani

This episode we are talking with Dr. Anil Parwani, Professor of Pathology, The Ohio State University and newly elected President of the Digital Pathology Association (DPA).

We will talk about some of the ways to increase adoption and possible use cases for digital pathology.   We will examine how algorithms and AI tools might help and what will be the role of pathologists if these algorithms work as promised.  We will also look at some of the barriers to adoption including interoperability and storage.


More About Dr. Anil Parwani

Dr. Anil Parwani, Professor of Pathology, The Ohio State University

Anil Parwani serves as the Vice Chair and Director of Anatomical Pathology. Dr. Parwani is also the Director of Pathology Informatics and Director of the Digital Pathology Shared Resource at The James Cancer Hospital. His research is focused on diagnostic and prognostic markers in bladder and prostate cancer, and molecular classification of renal cell carcinoma. Dr. Parwani has expertise in the area of surgical pathology, viral vaccines and immunology, and pathology informatics including designing quality assurance tools, bio banking informatics, clinical and research data integration, applications of whole slide imaging, digital imaging, telepathology, image analysis and lab automation. Dr. Parwani has authored over 300 peer-reviewed articles in major scientific journals and several books and book chapters. Dr. Parwani is the Editor-in-chief of Diagnostic Pathology and one of the Editors of the Journal of Pathology Informatics.