Pathology Team

Robert W. Allan, MD
Genitourinary Pathology

Robert W. Allan, MD, attended the University of Wisconsin for both his undergraduate degree and medical school. He participated in both his residency and fellowship in hematopathology at Johns...

Indraneel "Neel" Bhattacharyya, DMD, PhD

Indraneel "Neel" Bhattacharyya, DMD, PhD, earned his oral and maxillofacial pathology training at the Indiana University School of Dentistry in 1995 and his master’s degree in 1996...

William L. Clapp, MD

Administrative responsibilities include serving as chief of anatomic pathology for the North Florida/South Georgia Veterans' Health System and several committee memberships.

Donald Cohen DMD, MBA, MS
Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

Donald Cohen DMD, MBA, MS, earned his DMD degree from Washington University School of Dental Medicine and then trained in oral pathology at Temple University School of Dentistry, where he received...

Amy Collinsworth, MS, MD

Amy Collinsworth, MS, MD, is an assistant professor, board-certified in anatomic and clinical pathology, who specializes in gastrointestinal and liver pathology at UF Health Pathology Laboratories...

Byron P. Croker MD, PhD
Renal Pathology

Byron P. Croker MD, PhD, is the primary renal pathologist for the University of Florida and is an expert on murine models of renal disease,...

Lisa R. Dixon, MD

Complications and disease recurrence after liver transplantation; autoimmune diseases of the pancreas and biliary tract

Peter A. Drew, MD
Ear, Nose and Throat Pathology (ENT)

Peter A. Drew, MD, provides service to the triage, GU, breast, ENT, lung, heart and cytopathology units at...

Ashwini Esnakula, MD

Ashwini Esnakula, M.D., joined the University of Florida Department of Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine in July 2015 after completing fellowship training in gastrointestinal, hepatic...

Larry J. Fowler, MD

Larry J. Fowler, MD, is the director of the Cytopathology Unit at the University of Florida. His work includes the Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) Biopsy Service, which is active in the performance...

Cheryl Lee Garganta, MD, PhD
Metabolics Laboratory

Cheryl Garganta, MD, PhD, is the director for the UF Health Pathology Laboratories Metabolics Laboratory.

Frederick L. Glavin, MD

Frederick L. Glavin, MD, joined the Dermatopathology Laboratory within the University of Florida Department of Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine as a clinical assistant professor in...

Bruce A. Goldberger, PhD, F-ABFT
UF Health Forensic Medicine

Bruce A. Goldberger, PhD, F-ABFT, is the director of the...

David Hernandez Gonzalo, MD
David Hernandez Gonzalo, MD, specializes in the interpretation of biopsy and resection specimens in gastrointestinal, hepatic, pancreatobiliary and breast pathology.
Ruifeng (Ray) Guo, MD, PhD

Ruifeng (Ray) Guo, MD, PhD, is a dermatopathologist for UF Health Pathology Laboratories.

William F. Hamilton, MD

William F. Hamilton, MD, has been the chief medical examiner at the Florida Eighth Medical Examiner District, serving seven counties in North Central Florida, since 1981.

Neil S. Harris, MD, MB, ChB
Coagulation and Chemistry
Neil S. Harris, MD, MB, ChB, is currently the director of the University of Florida Health Shands Core Laboratory (chemistry/hematology) and a clinical associate professor at the UF Department of...
Michael J. Imber, MD, PhD

Michael J. Imber, MD, PhD, is board-certified in dermatopathology, as well as anatomic and clinical pathology.

Nadim M. Islam, DDS, BDS

Nadim M. Islam, DDS, BDS, is an oral and maxillofacial pathologist for UF Health Pathology Laboratories.

Jacquelyn A. Knapik, MD

Jacquelyn A. Knapik, MD, is American Board of Pathology-certified in anatomic pathology and cytopathology, and she joined the UF Department of...

Jesse Lee Kresak, MD

Jesse Lee Kresak, MD, is an assistant professor and neuropathologist at UF Health Pathlogy Laboratories.

Ying Li, MD, PhD

Hematopathology Directory Ying Li, MD, PhD, is a professor at the University of Florida Department of Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine.

Xiuli Liu, MD, PhD
Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology

Xiuli Liu, MD, PhD, is a professor and the director of gastrointestinal and liver pathology at the...

Li Lu, MD, PhD
Pulmonary Pathology

The main responsibilities of Li Lu, MD, PhD, are to provide anatomical pathology and cytopathology services at VA Hospital and pulmonary pathology service at...

C.R. Jeanette Morales-Ducret, MD

C.R. Jeanette Morales-Ducret, MD, obtained her undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Puerto Rico, where she graduated ranked first in her medical class.

Kimberly Newsom, Ph.D. MB (ASCP)CM
Next-Generation Sequencing

Kimberly Newsom, Ph.D. MB (ASCP)CM is the supervisor for the Molecular Laboratory at UF Health Pathology Laboratories.

Philip A. Poston, MS, PhD, HCLD(ABB), DABCC(TC), MT(ASCP)

Philip A. Poston, MS, PhD, HCLD(ABB), DABCC(TC), MT(ASCP), is an associate professor at the University of Florida Department of Pathology,...

Kenneth H. Rand, MD

Dr. Rand has more than 30 years of experience in basic biomedical research and, patient care, as well as in the technical and medical/administrative direction of the...

John D. Reith, MD
Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology

John D. Reith, MD, received his medical degree from the Northeastern Ohio University's College of Medicine. Following a residency in anatomic and clinical pathology at the Cleveland Clinic...

Marie Rivera-Zengotita, MD

Marie Rivera-Zengotita, MD, graduated from Ponce School of Medicine in Puerto Rico and completed her residency training in anatomical pathology at the University of Puerto Rico.

Demaretta S. Rush, MD

Demaretta S. Rush, MD, received her medical degree from the New York University of Medicine in 1998. She went on to do her residency in anatomic and clinical pathology at the New York Hospital-...

Petr Starostik, MD
Molecular Pathology

Petr Starostik, MD, is the director of molecular pathology for University of Florida Health Pathology Laboratories. He oversees the development of new diagnostic assays based on next-generation...

Wendy A. Stroh, DO
UF Health Autopsy Services

Autopsy Director Wendy Stroh, DO, oversees the autopsy units for both...

 Dara N. Wakefield, MD

Dara N. Wakefield, M.D., is a renal pathologist for University of Florida health Pathology Laboratories and the Malcom Randall Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

William Ernest Winter, MD

William Ernest Winter, MD, is a professor at the University of Florida...

Anthony T. Yachnis, MD, MS
Muscle Pathology and Neuropathology

Anthony T. Yachnis, MD, MS, earned his medical degree at George Washington University School of Medicine in 1986 and completed his residency and fellowship training in anatomic pathology and...

Li-Jun Yang, MD, MS

After earning her MD and MS degrees from Beijing Medical University in China, Dr. Yang carried out postdoctoral research in the Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics at the University of...

Roberto T. Zori, MD

Roberto T. Zori, MD. is a clinical geneticist and cytogeneticist, as well as a consultant to the craniofacial clinic for clinical genetics diagnostic and counseling issues. In addition to his...

Pathology Team