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    EUH Midtown, Rm 1319B Davis Fischer
    Atlanta GA 30308
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    Mark Allen Edgar, MD

    Surgical Pathology
    Neuropathology
    Soft Tissue Pathology

    Associate Professor
    Pathology & Laboratory Medicine


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    Other Appointments/Positions

    Associate Director of Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology, Emory University Department of Pathology


    Pathology Division(s):
    Anatomic Pathology


    Email Address:
    mark.edgar@emory.edu


    Education:

    B.Sc.   Dalhousie University, 1981 - 1984

    M.D.   Dalhousie University, 1984 - 1988



    Research Interests:

    - Clinical research in tumors of connective tissue
    My research aims to refine the diagnostic criteria and prognostic indicators for bone and soft tissue sarcomas.



    Clinical Focus:

    Neuropathology


    Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology


    Honors / Awards:

    Excellence in Teaching Award, Cornell Medical College, 2002-2003

    Specialty Boards:

    1993 Anatomic Pathology American Board of Pathology


    1995 Neuropathology American Board of Pathology


    Selected Publications:

    Published and Accepted Research Articles -

    Gladdy RA, Qin LX, Moraco N, Edgar MA, Antonescu CR, Alektiar KM, Brennen MF, Singer S. Do radiation-associated soft tissue sarcomas have the same prognosis as sporadic soft tissue sarcomas? J Clin Oncol 28 (12): 2064-9, 2010.


    Luther N, Cheung NK, Souliopoulos EP, Karempelas I, Bassiri D, Edgar MA, Guo HF, Pastan I, Gutin PH, Souweidane MM. Interstitial infusion of glioma-targeted recombinant 8H9scFv-PE38. Mol Cancer Ther 9(4):1039-46, 2010.