Samuel Katz, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Pathology

Contact Information

Samuel Katz, MD, PhD

Patient Care Location

  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    20 York Street, Ste East Pavilion 2-631
    New Haven, CT, 06510

Office Location

  • 310 Cedar Street, Rm LH 315B
    New Haven, CT, 06510

Mailing Address

  • Pathology

    310 Cedar Street, PO Box 208023

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8023

    United States

Samuel Katz
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Samuel G. Katz graduated with a combined B.S./M.S. from Yale University in 1995. He then pursued dual M.D., Ph.D. training in the Health Sciences & Technology (HST) program jointly administered by MIT and Harvard. His Ph.D. thesis with Stuart H. Orkin focused on the transcriptional regulation of hematopoiesis. Sam then completed a residency in pathology and fellowship in hematopathology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. He performed his post-doctoral studies on apoptosis with Loren D. Walensky at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute. As an Assistant Professor of Pathology at Yale University, Dr. Katz manages a laboratory deciphering the basic mechanisms of cell death and contributes to patient care as an active hematopathologist.

Education & Training

  • MD
    Harvard Medical School (2004)
  • PhD
    Harvard Medical School (2004)
  • Fellowship
    Brigham & Women's Hospital
  • Residency
    Brigham & Women's Hospital
  • Board Certification
    AB of Pathology, Anatomic Pathology (2009)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Pathology, Hematology (Pathology) (2009)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Mantle Cell Lymphoma Consortium MemberLymphoma Research Foundation2011
Career Development Award, Mentored (K08)NIH, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute2010
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Career Development AwardLeukemia and Lymphoma Society2008
Yamaguchi Award in Hematology ResearchChildren's Hospital, Boston MA1999
Pre-Doctoral Fellow AwardHoward Hughes Medical Institute1998
cum laudeYale University1995
Distinction in the majorYale University, MB&B1995

Professional Service

MD/PhD Faculty CommitteeMember2012 - Present
Silliman College FellowshipFellow2012 - Present

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