Nathan Montgomery

MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
UNC- Chapel Hill
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Area of interest

Dr. Montgomery is a board-certified anatomic and clinical pathologist, with subspecialty certification in hematopathology and molecular genetic pathology.

As a molecular hematopathologist, his research and clinical interests center on the pathology, genetics, and underlying biology of lymphoma and other hematologic malignancies. Major areas of interest include:

• Clinical application of genetic and genomic tools, including next-generation sequencing, in the diagnosis and monitoring of hematolymphoid neoplasms
• Development of pathology and molecular-diagnostic tools for lymphoma diagnosis in resource-limited settings
• Mechanisms of lymphomagenesis, including the relationship between lymphoma and virally-driven precursor lesions

Awards and Honors

  • 2017 Association for Molecular Pathology Young Investigator Award
  • 2016 Pope Clinical Fellows Award
  • 2015 UNC Resident Physician Global Health Scholarship
  • 2015 Walter L. Lamar Residency Excellence Award
  • 2006 Sarah Graham Kenan/Hobgood Outstanding Graduate Student Award
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Predoctoral Fellowship, 2002-2007

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