Jinru Shia, MD

About Me

I am a general surgical pathologist with a special interest in gastrointestinal pathology and neoplastic and non-neoplastic liver pathology. My research focuses on histological and molecular characteristics of familial and sporadic colorectal tumors that would help predict tumor behavior and clinical outcome of patients with such tumors. My interest also includes diagnostic and investigational electron microscopy of carcinomas, mesotheliomas, and other tumors.

  • Clinical Expertise: Surgical Pathology; Electron Microscopy
  • Awards and Honors: Castle Connolly: New York Magazine Top Doctors (2018)
  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Education: MD, Hunan Medical University (China)
  • Residencies: Maimonides Medical Center
  • Fellowships: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Board Certifications: Combined Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology

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