Pathology Team


Aurora Diagnostics University Pathologists has an excellent team of board-certified, fellowship-trained pathologists.


Jennifer Ahearn, MD

Antomic Pathologist

Education:

Yale University
New Haven, CT - BA (Cum Laude)

Brown University
Providence, RI - MD

Post Graduate Training:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency (Chief Resident)
Rhode Island Hospital
Providence, RI

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Cytopathology

Ikjot Bhutani, MD

Antomic Pathologist

Education:

Medical University of Silesia (MD)
Katowice, Poland

Georgia Institute of Technology (BS)
Atlanta, GA

Post Graduate Training:

Surgical Pathology
Breast and Gynecological Pathology Fellowship
University of Massachusetts
Worcester, MA

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency
University of Cinicinnati
Cincinnati, OH

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Catherine Breen, MD

Anatomic Pathologist

Education:

College of William and Mary
Williamsburg, VA - BS (Phi Beta Kappa)

Emory University
Atlanta, GA - MPH in Epidemiology

Duke University
Durham, NC - MD (Alpha Omega Alpha)

Post Graduate Training:

Dermatopathology Fellowship
Roger Williams Medical Center Boston University
Providence, RI

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency
Brown University
Providence, RI

Board Certifications:

Dermatopathology
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

James Carlsten, MD

Anatomic Pathologist

Education:

Cornell University
Ithaca, NY - BS

Brown University
Providence, RI - MD

Post Graduate Training:

Gastrointestinal Fellowship
Brown University
Providence, RI

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency (Chief Resident)
Brown University
Providence, RI

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Selina Cortez, MD

Anatomic Pathologist

Education:

University of the Philippines
Manila, Philippines (BS, MD)

Post Graduate Training:

Pathology Residency
Rhode Island Hospital/Brown School of Medicine
Department of Pathology
Providence, RI

Pathology Residency
Phillippine General Hospital
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
Manila, Philippines

Neuropathology Fellowship
Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Children’s Hospital
Harvard University School of Medicine
Boston, MA

Neurology Research Fellowship
Veterans Administration Medical Center
Department of Neurology/Center for Trauma Research
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Neuropathology

Erik Han, MD

Anatomic Pathologist

Education:

Peking Union Medical College
China - MS

Wuhan Tongi Medical Univesity
China - MD

Post Graduate Training:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency
New York University
New York, NY

Cytopathology Fellowship
University of Texas
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Cytopathology

Abby Hornstein, MD

Anatomic Pathologist

Education:

University of Pennsylvania (MD)
Philadelphia, PA

Temple University (BA)
Philadelphia, PA

Post Graduate Training:

Pathology Residency
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, MA

Cytopathology Fellowship
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, MA

Pathology Fellowship
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, MA

Administrative Chief Resident
West Roxbury V.A. Hospital
Roxbury, MA

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Kamyar Khazaeian, MD

Anatomic Pathologist

Education:

Hamadan University of Medical Sciences
Tehran, Iran - MD

Post Graduate Training:

Anatomic and Clincal Pathology Residency
Tehran University Medical Sciences
Tehran, Iran

Georgetown University
Washington DC - (Chief Resident)

Breast Fellowship
Methodist Hosptial, Houston, TX

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Jila Khorsand, MD

Anatomic Pathologist

Education:

Tehran University
Tehran, Iran

Post Graduate Training:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency
University of Connecticut
Farmington, CT

Surgical Pathology Fellowship
University of Texas
MD Anderson Center
Houston, TX

Hematopathology Fellowship
University of Texas
MD Anderson Cancer
Houston, TX

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Thomas Kiefer, MD

Anatomic Pathologist

Education:

Villanova University
Villanova, PA - BS (Cum Laude)

Hahnemann University
Philadelphia, PA - MD

Post Graduate Training:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency
Harvard University, Beth Israel Hospital
Boston, MA ( Chief Resident)

Surgical Pathology
Harvard University, Beth Israel Hospital
Boston, MA

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Amit Kumar, MD

Anatomic Pathologist

Education:

University of Rajasthan
J.L.N. Medical College and Hospital, Ajmer
Rajasthan, India

All India Institute of Medical Sciences
New Delhi, India

Post Graduate Training:

Anatomic & Clinical Pathology Residency
Clinical Campus for Stony Brook University
Winthrop University Hospital
Mineola, New York

Cytopathology Fellowship
Monte ore Medical Center
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, New York

Surgical Pathology Fellowship
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Cytopathology

Brian McMillen, MD

Anatomic Pathologist

Education:

Boston University
School of Medicine (MD)
Boston, MA

Boston University (BS)
Boston, MA
Magna Cum Laude

Post Graduate Training:

Surgical Pathology Fellowship
Fletcher Allen Health Care/University of Vermont
School of Medicine
Burlington, VT

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency
Northwestern University/McGaw Medical Center
Chicago, IL

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Carolyn Mongeon, MD

Anatomic Pathologist

Education:

University of Vermont (BA)
Burlington, VT
Magna Cum Laude

University of Vermont (MD)
College of Medicine
Burlington, VT

Post Graduate Training:

Resident in Pathology, Chief Resident
Strong Memorial Hospital
Rochester, NY

Hematopathology Fellowship
University of New Mexico Hospital
Albuquerque, NM

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Cytopathology
Hematopathology

Jiafan Qi, MD

Anatomic Pathologist

Education:

Harbin Medical University
Harbin, China - MD

University of Connecticut
Farmington, CT - PhD (Biomedical Science)

Post Graduate Training:

Internal Medicine Residency
Harbin Medical University
Harbin, China

Internal Medicine Residency
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency
Hartford Hospital
Hartford, CT

Cardiology Fellowship
Harbin Medical University
Harbin, China

Cytopathology Fellowship
Hartford Hospital
Hartford, CT

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Cytopathology

Daniel Schaffer, DDS, MD

Anatomic Pathologist

Education:

University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA - BA

Georgetown University
Washington DC - DDS

Medical College of Virginia
Richmond, VA - MD (Alpha Omega Alpha)

Post Graduate Training:

Internal Medicine Residency
Fitzsimmons Army Medical Center
Aurora, CO

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency
Walter Reed Medical Center
Washington DC

Hematopathology Fellowship
Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
Washington DC

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Hematopathology

Mirela Stancu, MD

Anatomic Pathologist

Education:

Crol Davila University of Medicine
Bucharest, Romania - MD

Post Graduate Training:

Anatomic Pathology Residency
Victor Babes Institute of Pathology
Bucharest, Romania

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency
Brooklyn Hospital Center
Brooklyn, NY

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency
Brown University
Providence, RI

Gastrointestinal and Surgical Pathology Fellowship
Brown University
Providence RI

Hematopathology Fellowship
Harvard University, Beth Israel Hospital
Brookline, MA

Surgical Oncology Fellowship
University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Hematopathology

Olga Weinberg, MD, MPH

Anatomic Pathologist

Education:

University of Chicago
Chicago, IL - BS (Cum Laude - Phi Beta Kappa)

Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN - MD

Post Graduate Training:

Anatomical Pathology
Stanford University
Stanford, CA

Surgical Pathology
Stanford University
Stanford, CA

Hematopathology
Stanford University
Stanford, CA

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Wanghai Zhang, MD

Anatomic Pathologist

Education:

Anhui Medical University
Anhui, China - MD & MS

Fulani University
Shanghai, China - PhD

Post Graduate Training:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency
Anhui Univeristy
Anhui, China

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency
Howard University
Washington DC

Medical Oncology Fellowship
Washington University
St. Louis, MO

Thoracic Pathology Fellowship
Brigham and Womens Hosptial
Boston, MA

Gyn and Breast Pathology Fellowship
Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
Washington DC

Genitourinary Pathology Fellowship
John Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

Bone and Soft Tissue Fellowship
Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
Washington DC

Gastrointestinal Fellowship
Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
Washington DC

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Xiaoping Zhou, MD

Anatomic Pathologist

Education:

Second Military University
Shanghai, China - MD, PhD

Post Graduate Training:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency
Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

Cancer Genetics Fellowship
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, MA

Cancer Genetics Fellowship
Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

Gastrointestinal, Liver and Pancreas Fellowship
Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

Board Certifications:

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology