Jason N. Rosenbaum is an Assistant Professor at the University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and the Associate Director of the Molecular Genetic Pathology (MGP) Fellowship Program. Jason completed his MGP fellowship at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, and his residency at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics in Madison, Wisconsin. Jason is also certified in anatomic and clinical pathology by the American Board of Pathology.
Jason maintains an active research program, with projects investigating the detection and interpretation of chromosomal rearrangements and oncogenic transcripts by next-generation sequencing (NGS). Jason also has worked to develop novel immunohistochemical and molecular markers for neuroendocrine carcinoma.
Jason has demonstrated leadership in a number of arenas during his training, including service on the Association for Molecular Pathology Training & Education and Professional Relations Committees, the College of American Pathologists Committee for Biomarker Reporting and Pennsylvania delegation
Jason attended the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, earning his MD in 2011. There he did research into the embryonic development and evolution of the nervous system.
In 1998, he graduated with honors from the University of California at Berkeley, with a double major in Molecular Biology (Genetics focus) and Integrative Biology (Evolution focus).
Jason and his wife Debbie are the proud parents of two boys, Max and Bowen. Outside of work, Jason enjoys spending time with his family, writing, and various forms of comedy. Jason grew up in the San Francisco bay area.