Sanja Dacic, MD, PhD

Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, PUH C-608, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA

Sanja Dacic is a Thoracic Pathologist and Professor of Pathology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.  Her clinical work includes all diagnostic aspects of neoplastic and non-neoplastic  thoracic pathology including lung transplantation. Her research work is primarily focused on prognostic and predictive biomarkers in lung cancer and malignant mesotheliomas.  She is   a member of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) Pathology Committee, International Mesothelioma Interest Group, and the US and Canadian Mesothelioma Panel. She currently serves as a vice-president of the Pulmonary Pathology Society. She  held leadership positions  at the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology including member of the Education Committee (2011-2015),  member of the Board of Directors (2015-2018), and chair of the Young Investigator Awards Committee (2015-2018). She is a co-author of the 4th edition of WHO classification of the lung tumors, the CAP/AMP/IASLC guideline for molecular testing in lung carcinoma and the diagnostic mesothelioma guideline.  She is the Deputy Chief Editor for Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.