Academic Title: Associate Physician Diplomat of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Dennis Goldfinger is a physician and Professor in the Division of Transfusion Medicine, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at UCLA. He went to medical school at the State University of New York at Buffalo and did residency training in internal medicine at Cornell University, anatomical pathology at the University of California, San Francisco and clinical pathology at the National Institutes of Health. He was a Fellow in Transfusion Medicine at the National Institutes of Health, and is certified by the American Board of Pathology in Clinical Pathology and Transfusion Medicine/Blood Banking. He practiced at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles from 1972-2007 and has been at UCLA since 2007, practicing Transfusion Medicine and Blood Banking. He has trained numerous Transfusion Medicine Specialists and is the recipient of Teaching Awards from the Department of Medicine and Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Cedars-Sinai and the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at UCLA. He has also received the Owen Thomas Award from the California Blood Bank Society and the Philip Levine Award from the American Society for Clinical Pathology.