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    Shuji Ogino, MD, PhD, MS

    Shuji Ogino, MD, PhD, MS
    Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School
    Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health


    Gastrointestinal Cancer

    Office phone: 617-632-1972
    Appointment phone: 877-332-4294
    Fax: 617-582-8558
    Email: shuji_ogino@dfci.harvard.edu
    Website: Ogino Lab

    Preferred contact method: email
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    Research Department

    Medical Oncology/Molecular and Cellular


    Molecular Diagnostics

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    450 Brookline Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215

    Other Practice Locations

    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    75 Francis Street
    Boston, MA 02215


    Dr. Ogino received his MD in 1993 and his PhD in 2001 from the University of Tokyo, Japan. He completed his residency in anatomic pathology and clinical pathology at Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals Case Medical Center in 1999, and a molecular pathology fellowship in 2000 at the University of Pennsylvania. After a postdoctoral fellowship, he joined Dana-Farber Cancer Institute as Instructor in 2001. Dr. Ogino was promoted to Associate Professor of Pathology in 2008, and received secondary faculty appointment at Harvard School of Public Health (Associate Professor in the Department of Epidemiology) in 2012. Dr. Ogino also serves as a pathologist at Brigham and Women's Hospital. Dr. Ogino received the Ramzi Cotran Young Investigator Award from United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP) in 2011; and Meritorious Service Award from Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP); in recognition of his pioneering effort and service to establish the interdisciplinary and integrative field of Molecular Pathological Epidemiology (MPE).


    Board Certification
    Molecular Genetic Pathology, 2003
    Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology, 2000

    University of Pennsylvania, Molecular Pathology, 2000

    Case Western Reserve University, Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology, 1999

    Medical School
    Harvard School of Public Health (MS in Epidemiology), 2010
    University of Tokyo Graduate School of Medicine (PhD), 2001
    University of Tokyo, 1993

    Recent Awards

    • Meritorious Service Award, from Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP), October 2012
    • Ramzi Cotran Young Investigator Award, from United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP), March 2011
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