Peter E. Jensen, MD

Chair, Department of Pathology and ARUP Board of Directors
Dr. Jensen received a BS in biochemistry from the University of Georgia in Athens and an MD from Vanderbilt University in Nashville. He completed his residency in anatomic pathology at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Dr. Jensen joined the faculty of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Emory University in 1986, where he ultimately served as professor, vice chair, director of the Experimental Pathology Division, medical director of the Clinical Immunology Laboratory at Emory University Hospital, and director of the interdepartmental graduate program in immunology and molecular pathogenesis. He has broad interests in health care transformation, precision diagnostics, and the application of new technology in pathology and laboratory medicine.