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Ansuman Satpathy, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Pathology


Ansuman Satpathy MD, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pathology at Stanford University School of Medicine and an Affiliate Investigator in the Gladstone-UCSF Institute of Genomic Immunology. At Stanford, he also is a member of the Stanford Cancer Institute; the Immunology, Cancer Biology, Bioengineering, and Biomedical Informatics Programs; and Bio-X, as well as a faculty fellow in ChEM-H.

Dr. Satpathy completed an M.D. and Ph.D. in immunology at Washington University in St. Louis, clinical residency in pathology at Stanford Hospital and Clinics, and postdoctoral training in genetics at Stanford University.

Dr. Satpathy’s research group focuses on developing and applying high-throughput and genome-scale technologies to study fundamental properties of the immune system in health, infection and cancer. Dr. Satpathy is also a co-founder of Immunai and Cartography Biosciences.

Education & Training

  • 2005: King’s College London, United Kingdom, Biomedical Sciences
  • 2006: University of Illinois, Urbana, IL, BS, Molecular Biology, BA, Philosophy
  • 2014: Washington University, St. Louis, MO, PhD, Immunology
  • 2014: Washington University, St. Louis, MO, MD
  • 2017: Stanford University, Residency, Clinical Pathology
  • 2019: Stanford University, Postdoctoral Fellowship, Genetics

Awards & Honors

  • 2019: Technology Impact Award, Cancer Research Institute
  • 2018: Career Award for Medical Scientists, Burroughs Wellcome Fund
  • 2018: Clinical Scientist Career Development Award (K08), National Cancer Institute
  • 2018: Innovative Technology Award, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
  • 2018: Michelson Prize for Human Immunology and Vaccine Research, Michelson Research Foundation
  • 2017: Bridge Fellow, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy
  • 2016: Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship, Cancer Research Institute
  • 2013: David M. Kipnis Award for outstanding dissertation, Washington University in St. Louis
  • 2012: Predoctoral Fellowship, American Heart Association
  • 2008: Medical Student Teaching Excellence Award, Washington University in St. Louis
  • 2006: Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP), NIH