Wojciech A. Swat, PHD, DABMGG, FACMG
Clinical Molecular Geneticist
Dr. Swat is a board certified clinical molecular geneticist holding certifications of American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ABMGG) and European Board of Medical Genetics (EMBG). He joined GenPath in 2020 after a two decade-long tenure as Associate Professor of Pathology and Immunology, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO. Prior to joining GenPath, he served as an Associate Medical Director of the Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory (MDL) of Barnes-Jewish Hospital where he was responsible for clinical case load, consultation to clinicians, CAP proficiency and validation testing, and training and education of medical students, pathology residents in AP/CP programs, and molecular and cytogenetics fellows during lab rotations. His graduate training was conducted at the Basel Institute for Immunology with Harald von Boehmer, and his postdoctoral training at Harvard Medical School with Frederick W Alt. During his academic career, he has been distinguished as a Scholar of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and received several awards including Howard Hughes Medical Institute, American Cancer Society, Arthritis Foundation, and Irene Duggan/Irvington Institute scholarships. He contributed more than 100 research publications becoming one of the most highly-cited leaders in the field of immunology and cancer biology with over 11,000 literature citations (Google Scholar h-index 52, i10-index 75).