Dr. Heather L. Stevenson will be giving a presentation on Monday, August 13th at noon
in the Murphey Building Conference Room (BF103).
Dr. Stevenson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pathology, Division of Surgical Pathology at the University of Texas Medical Branch. Prior to becoming faculty at UTMB, she completed a fellowship in the Transplant and Liver Pathology Division at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. She earned her B.S. from Colorado State University and worked at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Fort Collins prior to coming to UTMB for her training in the Combined MD/PhD program. Her Ph.D. training was in the department of Experimental Pathology where she studied immune-mediated liver injury in response to ehrlichial infection under the guidance of Dr. David Walker. She then completed a residency at UTMB and is Board Certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology.
Dr. Stevenson recently received a Moody Endowment Grant and a University of Texas Rising STARs award for her research on hepatic immunology and fibrosis and is Co-investigator on an NIH R01 grant studying hepatocellular carcinoma in Hispanics in southeast, Texas. She was also selected by the UTMB Pathology Department’s residents and fellows to receive the Best Anatomic Pathology Faculty Award for the 2016-2017 academic year.
Heather L. Stevenson, MD, PhD