George J. Netto, M.D. is Professor and Chair of Pathology at The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). Prior to joining UAB, Dr. Netto was a Professor of Pathology, Urology and Oncology at Johns Hopkins University where he served as the director of Surgical Pathology Molecular Diagnostics.
Dr. Netto is internationally recognized for his expertise as a clinician, scholarly educator, and physician-scientist whose research is focused on urologic and molecular diagnostic pathology.
Dr. Netto is associate editor of the Virchow Archives European Journal of Pathology , associate editor for translation and basic science for the journal Urology and the associate editor for the journals Urology Case Report and Advances in Anatomic and Molecular Pathology.
He also serves on the editorial boards of the journals of Human Pathology and Pathology. He has authored or co-authored more than 325 articles and chapters and four books in urologic pathology and is the editor of a widely recognized textbook on genomics in pathology titled Genomic Applications in Pathology.