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Lindsay Yassan

Assistant Professor
Department of Pathology

Lindsay Yassan is a pathologist who specializes in gastrointestinal pathology and cytopathology. Her research focuses primarily on integrating morphologic features, immunohistochemical findings, and molecular alterations of various gastrointestinal and pancreatobiliary neoplasms.

Her work has been published in the American Journal of Transplantation, Endoscopy International Open, Human Pathology, Gastroenterology Report, JAMA, Clinica Chimica Acta, Head and Neck Pathology, and Radiographics.

Yassan received a BS in earth and environmental science magna cum laude and her medical degree from the University of Illinois Chicago. She completed her residency training in anatomic and clinical pathology and a fellowship in gastrointestinal and hepatic pathology at the University of Chicago Medicine, and a fellowship in cytopathology at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. She was previously an assistant professor of pathology at Rush University Medical Center.

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