Li Lu, MD, PhD

Li Lu, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Pulmonary Pathology
Unit Director: 
Pulmonary Pathology
Fax: 
352.627.9242
Administrative Contact:
Margo Kramer
Senior secretary and program coordinator
352.627.9244
Biography: 
  • Bachelor of Medicine (1978 - 82): Beijing Medical University, Beijing, China
  • MD (1983 - 85): Beijing Medical University, Beijing, China
  • Fellow (1987 - 88): Research, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich.
  • Ph.D. (1989 - 92): Department of Physiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich.
  • Fellow (1993 - 94): Department of Internal Medicine, Harvard Medical School/BI Hospital, Boston, Mass.
  • Fellow (1994 - 95): Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School/BI Hospital, Boston, Mass.
  • Resident (1995-99): Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Fla.
  • Resident (1998 - 99): Chief Resident, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Fla.
  • Fellow (1999 - 2000): Cytopathology, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, Fla.
Currently Involved In: 

The main responsibilities of Li Lu, MD, PhD, are to provide anatomical pathology and cytopathology services at VA Hospital and pulmonary pathology service at University of Florida Health Shands Hospital and UF Health Pathology Laboratories. She is also the unit director of her department's pulmonary pathology service.

Dr. Lu's teaching responsibilities include resident teaching through clinical services and didactic lecturing, as well as medical school teaching in the case study section of a second-year-pathology course.

Additionally, her research activity is mainly in the field of lung transplant rejection and lung cancer research.

Pathology Team