Research

James R. Carlsten, MD:

Dr. Carlsten is involved in a large-scale prospective epidemiological study referred to as the Ocean State Crohn’s and Colitis Area Registry (OSCCAR). OSCCAR is a study funded by the National Institutes of Health and the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. His role as central pathology reader is to review and systematically analyze the pathology of all new cases of inflammatory bowel disease in the state of Rhode Island.

Douglas R. Gnepp, MD: 

Dr. Gnepp has conducted extensive research on the head and neck with special focus on the salivary glands. He has over 140 peer-reviewed publications and he has written three textbooks. "Surgical Pathology of the Salivary Glands: Volume 25 in the Major Problems in Pathology Series, 1e" (Saunders, 1991), "Diagnostic Surgical Pathology of the Head and Neck, 1e" (Saunders, 2000) and "Diagnostic Surgical Pathology of the Head and Neck: Expert Consult, 2e" (Saunders, 2009).