Gissou Azabdaftari, MD

Chief, Division of Cytopathology
Associate Professor of Oncology
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Department of Urology
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Areas of Expertise: 
Oncologic surgical pathology with emphasis on genito-urologic tumors
Bone and soft tissue tumors
Special Interests: 
Histo-morphologic diagnosis, classification and staging of urologic and male organ genitals, bone and soft tissue tumors
Translational research and tissue banking
Performing and interpretation of fine needle aspirations


Education and Training: 
1987-1994 - University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
2000-2004 - Tufts-New England Medical Center, Boston, MA
2005-2006 - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA (Cytopathology)
2004-2005 - Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA (Genitourinary Pathology/Soft Tissue Pathology)
Board Certification: 
Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology
American Board of Cytopathology
Professional Memberships: 
United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology
American Society for Clinical Pathology
College of American Pathologists