Wendy L. FrankelMD
Wendy Frankel, MD, is a Distinguished University Professor of Pathology and holder of the Ralph W. and Helen Kurtz Chair in Pathology at Ohio State. She also chairs the Department of Pathology in the College of Medicine, serves as director of the GI/Liver Fellowship and is a member of the Translational Therapeutics Program at the OSUCCC – James.
Dr. Frankel’s primary research interest is colorectal carcinoma and colorectal cancer genetics. She was part of a team that carried out the Columbus-area Hereditary Non-Polyposis Colorectal Cancer (HNPCC) study to determine the prevalence of Lynch syndrome (LS) among all newly diagnosed colorectal and endometrial (uterine) cancer patients.