Wei Zheng, MD, PhD


Titles and Roles

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine
Liver Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Esophageal Cancer
Anal Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Research Program
Cell and Molecular Biology


Wei Zheng, MD, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Zheng is a gastrointestinal and liver pathologist with advanced histopathologic diagnostic expertise and extensive research experience on imaging analysis and immunohistochemical staining assessment.

Dr. Zheng is a member of the Cell and Molecular Biology Research Program at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University.


Dr. Zheng received his MD from Medical College of Wuhan University of Science and Technology, China. He earned his PhD at University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Texas, where he went on to complete postdoctoral fellowship in neurosurgery. He completed his anatomic pathology/clinical pathology residency at University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City. He also completed his general surgical pathology fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. Prior to arriving at Emory, he completed his gastrointestinal/liver pathology fellowship at UCLA in Los Angeles, California.


Dr. Zheng is interested in translational research of gastrointestinal, hepatic, and pancreatobiliary diseases. His pathology translational research mainly focuses on quantitative analysis of immunohistochemical staining (pathologist visual scoring and digital image analysis) in collaboration with clinical and translational scientists.


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