Virgil H. Moon Professor of Pathology and Urology, Director of Molecular Diagnostics, Chief of Genitourinary Pathology Division, Director, Fellowship in Urologic Pathology, Indiana University School of Medicine (IN, USA)
Dr. Liang Cheng is inaugural Virgil H. Moon Endowed Professor of Pathology and Urology at Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. Currently, he is Chief of the Genitourinary Pathology Service, Director of the Urologic Pathology Fellowship, and Director of Molecular Diagnostics and Molecular Pathology Laboratories. Dr. Cheng is board certified in Molecular Genetic Pathology, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology by the American Board of Pathology. Dr. Cheng has received numerous prestigious awards including the Stowell-Orbison Award from the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP) and the Koss Medal Award from the International Society of Urological Pathology (ISUP). Dr. Cheng received the Arthur Purdy Stout Prize from the Arthur Purdy Stout Society of Surgical Pathologists in recognition of outstanding contributions to the field of surgical pathology for a surgical pathologist less than 45 years old. Dr. Cheng has published over 840 peer-reviewed SCI articles in high-impact scientific journals. His published work has been cited more than 34,000 times (ISI Web of Science h-index: 95). He is also the author of over 100 book chapters and several books, including Bladder Pathology, Urologic Surgical Pathology, Essentials of Anatomic Pathology, Molecular Genetic Pathology, Molecular Surgical Pathology, and Atlas of Anatomic Pathology (Series Editor). Dr. Cheng’s research focuses on translational studies of genitourinary cancers and molecular diagnostics of solid tumors.