COBRE CCRD Molecular Core Co-Director
Evgeny Yakirevich, MD, DSc, is currently an anatomic and GI pathologist at Rhode Island Hospital, a professor of pathology and laboratory medicine at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and director of the Lifespan Tissue Bank.
He received his medical degree from Vitebsk Medical University, Belarus, and doctorate degree in immunology and molecular biology from the Faculty of Medicine, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa. He completed his residency in anatomic and clinical pathology and training in GI pathology at Rhode Island Hospital. His research focus is on diagnostic, prognostic and therapeutic biomarkers in kidney, breast and GI cancer.