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Dr. Alex Ferenczy, MD
 
Professor of Pathology and Obstetrics and Gynecology, McGill University
Director of Gynecologic Pathology and Cytopathology, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal
 
 
Dr. Alex Ferenczy is Professor of Pathology and Obstetrics and Gynecology at McGill University, and Director of Gynecologic Pathology and Cytopathology at Montreal's Jewish General Hospital.

He is involved in clinical trials on prophylactic vaccines against HPV as part of pathology panels, cervical cancer screening using molecular technology, and medical therapy with selective progesterone receptor modulators for uterine fibroids.

He was honoured for his outstanding contribution in the field of papillomavirus research at the 26th International Papillomavirus Conference, Montreal in July 2010.

He has published in numerous peer-reviewed scientific journals and is a co-author of medical textbooks, including Blaustein's Pathology of the Female Genital Tract and Comprehensive Color Atlas of Cervical Colposcopy.
 
Recent Publications

Stoler MH, Vichnin MD, Ferenczy A, Ferris DG, Perez G, Paavonen J, Joura EA, Henning Djursing H, Kristján Sigurdsson K, Jefferson L, Alvarez F, Sings HL, Lu S, James MK, Saah A, Haupt RM, for the FUTURE I, II, and III Investigators. The accuracy of colposcopic biopsy: analyses from the placebo arm of the Gardasil clinical trials. Int J Cancer 2011;128(6):1354-1362. 

Coutlée F, Ratnam S, Ramanakumar AV, Insinga RR, Bentley J, Escot N, Ghatage P, Koushik A, Ferenczy A. Distribution of human papillomavirus genotypes in cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and invasive cervical cancer in Canada. J Med Virol 2011;83:1034-1041.

Wright TC, Ronnett BM, Kurman RJ, Ferenczy A. Precancerous Lesions of the Cervix. In: RJ Kurman, Ellenson LH, BM Ronnett (eds), Blausteins Pathology of the Female Genital Tract, 6th Edition, Springer, New York, 2011. pp. 193-252.

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