The Power List 2015
Emanuel, currently Gonzalo E. Aponte distinguished Professor of Pathology, Anatomy and Cell Biology at Thomas Jefferson University, is also chairman emeritus of his department and an attending pathologist and senior autopsy consultant at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He’s a well-recognized and much-honored pathologist, having won the F.K. Mostofi Distinguished Service Award of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, the Tom Kent Award for Excellence in Pathology Education, a Lifetime Scientific Achievement Award from the Sbarro Health Research Organization, a Distinguished Service Award from the Association of Pathology Chairs, a Gold Medal Award from the International Academy of Pathology, and a Gold-Headed Cane Award from the American Society of Investigative Pathology. But he’s also recognized for other achievements – in 1989, he won the American Medical Writer’s Association Award for best medical textbook of the year and now serves on the editorial boards of a wide range of medical journals.