Bioscience

Prominent dermatopathologist Evan R. Farmer, M.D. joins Caris Life Sciences

March 29, 2010

By Flinn Foundation

[Source: GLOBE NEWSWIRE] – Caris Life Sciences™, Inc., a leading biosciences company focused on enabling precise and personalized healthcare through the highest quality anatomic pathology, molecular profiling, and blood-based diagnostic technologies, announced today that one of the foremost dermatopathologists in the United States has joined an already unsurpassed team of subspecialists at its subsidiary Caris Diagnostics. Caris continues to develop a broad, prolific team of pathologists, which currently includes more than 60 experts across the subspecialties of dermatopathology, gastrointestinal pathology, hematopathology, urologic pathology, and oncologic pathology.

Evan R. Farmer, M.D. has more than three decades of experience in dermatopathology. He completed his residency in dermatology at Johns Hopkins University and his fellowship in dermatopathology at the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology. For four decades, Dr. Farmer has served as Professor of Dermatology and Pathology at Johns Hopkins University, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School, and Indiana University School of Medicine. He has also served as Department Chair at Indiana University and Dean of Eastern Virginia Medical School. His distinguished career also includes terms as President of the American Dermatological Association, Vice President of the American Academy of Dermatology, and member of the Board of Directors of the American Board of Dermatology.

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