Warren G. Tourtellotte, MD, PhD, FCAP

Vice-Chair, Academic Affairs, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Professor, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Biomedical Sciences

Email: warren.tourtellotte@cshs.org
Phone: 310-423-6623

Specialties

  • Neuropathology
  • Autopsy Pathology
  • Muscle and Nerve Pathology

Education and Training

  • Medical school: University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
  • Doctorate: Molecular Neuroscience, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
  • Residency: Anatomic Pathology, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
  • Clinical Fellowship: Neuropathology, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
  • Research Fellow and Chief Resident: Neuropathology, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

Medical Board Certification

  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Neuropathology

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Molecular pathogenesis of sensory, motor and autonomic neuropathies
  • Transcriptional Regulation of central and peripheral nervous system development
  • Growth factor signaling and neuron innervation homeostasis
  • Molecular mechanisms mediating proprioception and muscle development

Professional Activities and Awards

  • Founding Director, Mouse Histology and Phenotyping Laboratory (MHPL), Northwestern University
  • Founding Director, Transgenic and Targeted Mutagenesis Laboratory (TTML), Northwestern University
  • Member, Editorial Board, American Journal of Pathology
  • Elected Member, American Association of University Pathologists (Pluto Society)
  • Mid-career Scientist Award (K26), Mentoring in Mouse Pathobiology, National Institutes of Health
  • Mid-career Scientist Award (K02), Independent Scientist, National Institutes of Health
  • Mentored Clinical Development Award (K08), National Institutes of Health
  • Arthur Weil Award for Experimental Neuropathology, American Association of Neuropathologists (2007, 2008, 2013)
  • Member, Program Committee, American Society for Investigational Pathology (ASIP)
  • Chair, Neuropathology Scientific Interest Group, American Society for Investigational Pathology (ASIP)
  • Chair, Neuropathology Symposia, American Society for Investigational Pathology (ASIP)

Affiliations

  • Cancer Institute (Samual Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute)
  • Department of Neurology
  • Department of Neurological Surgery
  • Regenerative Medicine Institute

Selected Publications

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