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About the Chairman

John T. Fallon III, M.D., Ph.D.
Chairman and Professor of Pathology
Department of Pathology
New York Medical College 
Basic Sciences Building 
Phone: (914) 594-4150
Fax: (914) 594-4163
Email: john_fallon@nymc.edu


Undergraduate Degree:  BA - Providence College, Providence, RI
Medical School:  Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Post-Doctoral Studies: Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Dr. Fallon is a practicing cardiovascular pathologist with primary interest in cardiac transplant and heart failure.  He ran an experimental pathology lab for 30 years that studied vascular pathobiology and thrombosis. In the last 4 years, he became interested in cancer biomarkers and conducted several DNA and RNA-sequencing experiments.

The Pathology Department has research groups in toxicology, DNA repair, vascular inflammation and genomics.  Our technology includes histology, immunostaining, flow cytometry, whole genome sequencing and bioinformatics.  Our clinical labs include molecular testing in microbiology, virology, HLA, solid tumors, leukemia and genetic disease.