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K.P. Siziopikou, MD, PhD
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K.P. Siziopikou, MD, PhD

Professor of Pathology, Director of Breast Pathology, Director of Breast Pathology Fellowship Program, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center
Dr. Siziopikou is Professor of Pathology, the Director of Breast Pathology and the Director of the Breast Pathology Fellowship Program at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine and the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center in Chicago, IL. Dr. Siziopikou's subspecialty focus is on Breast Pathology, breast tumor markers and molecular diagnostics in breast cancer. Her research interests center around molecular markers of prognostic and predictive significance in breast cancer, delineation of molecular mechanisms underlying the pathogenesis of triple negative and HER2 positive breast cancer, mechanisms of tumor progression from preinvasive to invasive carcinoma and immuno-oncology biomarkers in breast cancer. Dr. Siziopikou is a member of the NRG (NSABP) Breast Committee and Working Group and the pathologist co-investigator on the NSABP B43 study. She is also a member of the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS) Program Planning Committee and Chairs Panel, a member of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP) and the College of American Pathologists (CAP) Abstract Review Board, a member of the Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Symposium Scientific Planning Committee, and a Section Editor for Breast Pathology at the Editorial Board of the Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.