Rob Monroe, MD, PhD

is a pathologist currently serving as Chief Medical Officer for Leica Biosystems and Chief Scientific Officer, Oncology, for Danaher Diagnostics. During his industry career, Rob also co-founded OncoMDx, a molecular diagnostics laboratory subsequently acquired by Core Diagnostics in 2012 where he served as Chief Medical Officer of the molecular lab and an international digital pathology service. Before joining industry, Rob practiced pathology in the Central Coast of California following a Medical Scientist Training Program Scholarship at Harvard Medical School and residency training in Anatomic Pathology at UCLA and Clinical Pathology at Stanford. Rob is board certified in Cytopathology, Anatomic Pathology, and Clinical Pathology and holds a PhD in Genetics.