Marino Enrique Leon, MD, FCAP, FASCP

Marino Enrique Leon, MD, FCAP, FASCP
Unit Director: 
Cytopathology
Fax: 
352.265.9901
Administrative Contact:
Karen Hyde
Adminstrative Assistant
352.627.9240
Biography: 

Marino Enrique Leon, MD, FCAP, FASCP, is American Board of Pathology-certified in anatomic and clinical pathology, as well as cytopathology. He joined the University of Florida Department of Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine as a member of its faculty, after working for six years at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center.

Clinical interests

Dr. Leon is interested in clinical and translational research on thyroid tumors and HPV-related squamous cell carcinomas of the head and neck, as well as:
  • Cytopathology
  • Fine-needle aspiration
  • Head and neck pathology, including thyroid and parathyroid pathology

Education

  • 2000 – 01 | Hematopathology fellowship: Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (affiliated with MCP-Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) 
  • 1999 – 2000 | Cytopathology fellowship: Hahnemann University Hospital, MCP-Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1998 – 99 | Surgical pathology fellowship (PGY-5): Hahnemann University Hospital, MCP-Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1994 – 98 | Anatomic and clinical pathology residency program: Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois
  • 1982 - 1990 | Medical school (physician, surgeon): School of Medicine, Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University, Lima, Peru
Pathology Team