Robert W. Allan, MD

Robert W. Allan, MD
Medical Director for UF Health Pathology Laboratories and Professor
Genitourinary Pathology, Hematopathology, Surgical Pathology
Unit Director: 
Genitourinary Pathology
Administrative Contact:
Julia Pittman
Administrative Assistant

Robert W. Allan, MD. is the medical director for UF Health Pathology Laboratories, a professor and the director of genitourinary pathology at the University of Florida, where has worked since 2006. He is also an attending hematopathologist and provides coverage to a wide spectrum of services in surgical pathology.

Dr. Allan graduated from the University of Wisconsin Medical School and completed his pathology residency and fellowship training at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Md., where the primary focus of his training was in genitourinary pathology and hematopathology.

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Dr. Allan has diverse research interests that reflect his areas of clinical responsibility. As the division director of genitourinary pathology, his interests are principally in translational research for the prostate, bladder and kidneys and in providing support to basic science research within the University of Florida's Department of Urology, one of the leading academic urology departments in the Southeast United States.

As an attending hematopathologist, Dr. Allan is interested in developing new diagnostic techniques for flow cytometry and in utilizing flow cytometry to aid in the diagnosis of hematolymphoid neoplasia.

Pathology Team