William Hardman

Associate Professor

William Hardman

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pathology


I am a board certified anatomic and clinical pathologist and dermatopathologist. I received my medical degree, residency training, and fellowship training at Emory University School of Medicine and its affiliated hospitals.


  • MD, Medicine (MD) Emory University, 1982

  • BA, Biology/Biological Sciences, G Newberry College, 1981

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MEDI 5212

    Mod 1: Hematology/Oncology
  • MEDI 5222

    Mod 2: Renal/Urinary System
  • MEDI 5232

    Mod 3: Cardiopulmonary II
  • MEDI 5234

    Mod 4: Reproduction
  • MEDI 5242

    Mod 5: GI/Nutrition
  • MEDI 5252

    Mod 6: Brain and Behavior
  • MEDI 5262

    Mod 7: Multi-System Disorders

Teaching Interests

(a) cellular mechanisms of malignancy (b) cellular mechanisms of metastasis (c) dermatopathology


Selected Recent Publications

  • Regulator of G-protein signaling 5 reduces HeyA8 ovarian cancer cell proliferation and extends survival in a murine tumor model, 2012
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Gastric adenocarcinoma and low-grade B-cell lymphoma of mucosa- associated lymphoid tissue, 1997
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Increased expression of fatty acid synthase (OA-519) in ovarian neoplasms predicts shorter survival, 1997
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata: Clinicopathologic analysis of five cases, 1996
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Rapid detection of mycobacteria in inflammatory necrotizing granulomas from formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue by PCR in clinically high-risk patients with acid-fast stain and culture-negative tissue biopsies, 1996
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Investigating the mechanisms and pathways by which malignant cells metastasize with special interest in the spread of malignant melanoma