Dr. Qing Zhang awarded Cotran Early-Career Investigator Award

Dr. Qing Zhang

Qing Zhang, Ph.D, Associate Professor, Department of Pathology was named the 2020 recipient of the Cotran Early-Career Investigator Award from The American Society for Investigative Pathology (ASIP). This award recognizes exceptional individuals in the early stages of their career who have demonstrated excellence as investigators and have recently established independence with a research focus leading to an improved understanding of the conceptual basis of disease.

The award is named in honor of Ramzi Cotran, MD, former Chair of Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) Pathology, Harvard Medical School and a longtime member of ASIP. Dr. Cotran was one of the most distinguished and influential academic pathologists in the 20th century. This award is partially supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Elsevier.

Dr. Zhang, who has published extensively on oxygen sensing pathways in breast and kidney cancers, will receive the award and deliver an award lecture during the 2020 Annual Meeting during Experimental Biology Apr. 4-7, 2020, in San Diego.