Natasha Savage

Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education

Natasha Savage

Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pathology: Clinical Pathology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pathology: Anatomic Pathology

Other Duties

Vice Chair, Pathology


Dr. Savage graduated from the University of Georgia as a top honor graduate in 2003. She received her MD from the Medical College of Georgia in 2007 and completed anatomic/clinical pathology residency at MCG in 2011. From 2011-2012, she completed a hematopathology fellowship at Stanford. She has been on faculty at Augusta University since July of 2012 and serves as the medical director of hematology and associate residency program director for pathology.

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  • MD, Medicine Medical College of Georgia Sch, 2007


  • PHY GA Composite Medical Board, 2012

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • RPAT 5000

  • PATH 6010

    Pathology for MI I
  • PATH 5009

    Clinical Pathology Extn.
  • PATH 6011

    Pathology for MI II
  • PATH 5003

    Surgical Pathology Extn.

Teaching Interests

Myeloid and lymphoid neoplasms, coagulation, breast pathology


Selected Recent Publications

  • A novel immunohistochemical score to predict early mortality in acute myeloid leukemia patients based on indoleamine 2,3 dioxygenase expression., 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • JAK-STAT-mediated chronic inflammation impairs cytotoxic T lymphocyte activation to decrease anti-PD-1 immunotherapy efficacy in pancreatic cancer., 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Development of ZMYM2-FGFR1 driven AML in human CD34+ cells in immunocompromised mice., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • A case of lymphoproliferative disorder of NK-cells: aggressive immunophenotype but indolent behavior., 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Acute facial paralysis and otomastoiditis as presenting symptoms of myeloid sarcoma, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Translational research in hematopathology