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Tobias Cohen, M.D., Ph.D.

Pathology
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Biographical Info

Dr. Cohen grew up in New York City and obtained his undergraduate degree in Biology and Classics at Brown University where he was also a Division I athlete. He graduated from the combined MD/PhD program at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, earning his PhD in the laboratory of Domenico Tortorella, PhD studying cytomegalovirus infection to characterize potential new therapeutic targets and drugs. He completed his residency in Pathology at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center where he served as Chief Resident in Clinical Pathology followed by a fellowship in Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine at the New York Blood Center and New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center. He now joins the faculty of Weill Cornell Medicine as Assistant Director of Transfusion Medicine and Cellular Biotherapies and Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.

Honors and Awards

2023 - 40 Under Forty Honoree, American Society for Clinical Pathology

2021 - Distinguished Housestaff Award, NewYork Weill Cornell Medical Center Alumni Council

2019 - Paul E. Standjord Young Investigator Award, Academy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists

2018 - Distinction in Research, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

2018 - Distinction in Research, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

2015 - Travel award to Present at 40th Annual International Herpesvirus Workshop, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

2014 - Outstanding Service to Mount Sinai, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

2014 - Best Poster, 24th Symposium on Virus-Host Interactions

2012 - Outstanding Leadership by a Student, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

2012 - Dean’s Commendation for Leadership during Hurricane Sandy, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

2011 - Dean’s Commendation for Leadership during Hurricane Irene, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

2009 - Cliff Stevenson Award Nominee, Brown University Athletics Department

2009 - Sigma Xi Inductee, Sigma Xi Honor Society

2009 - Honors in Biology, Brown University

2008 - Student Scholarship, Vaccine Development Conference

Board Certifications
American Board of Pathology (Clinical Pathology)
Clinical Expertise
Transfusion Medicine
Education 
  • M.D., Ph.D.
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    2018
  • Sc.B.
    Brown University
    2009
Appointments 
  • Assistant Attending Pathologist
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

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