Kevin Halling, M.D., Ph.D., Receives Service Award

Kevin Halling, M.D., Ph.D., recently received the Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) Meritorious Service Award at the AMP 2018 Annual Meeting and Expo in San Antonio, Texas. The award recognizes recipients for their dedication and effort to AMP and its members.

Dr. Halling has been honored because of his countless volunteering efforts and commitment throughout the years. He has served as the director of AMP’s Molecular Genetic Pathology Review Course for three years and has been a member of AMP from the beginning. Dr. Halling has helped transform the course through his service and vision.

About Dr. Kevin Halling
Dr. Halling is a Consultant in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology and holds the academic rank of Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology.

Dr. Halling’s research specializes in the development of molecular genetics and fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH) assays to aid in the diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment of solid tumors. Among his accomplishments, he developed and instituted FISH assays for the detection of urothelial cancer, biliary tract malignancy.

Dr. Halling received his undergraduate degree in biochemistry as well as his M.D., Ph.D. degrees from the University of Kansas. He completed his residency in anatomic and clinical pathology and his fellowship in clinical molecular genetics at the Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education.

Suzanne Ferguson

Suzanne Ferguson is a Marketing Channel Manager at Mayo Clinic Laboratories and has worked at Mayo Clinic since 2014. Outside of work, Suzanne can be found traveling, reading and spending time with her family.