University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Bio for Abiy Ambaye, M.D.
Abiy Ambaye, M.D.

Abiy Ambaye, M.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Director, Histology & Immunohistochemistry, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Medical Director, Histology Research Support, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine


Contact Information
E-mail: Abiy.Ambaye@uvm.edu
Office Location:
EP2-152

Expertise

Breast & cervical pathology.

Postdoctoral Training

2001 - 2003 Cytopathlogy and Surgical Pathology Fellowship, University of Florida
1997 - 2001 Residency, Combined Anatomic/Clinical, Medical College of Pennsylvania - Hahnemann University Hospitals and University of Florida
1994-1997 Research Fellow, Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota,Department Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Education

1984 - 1991 Medical School and Internship, Charles University School of Medicine, Prague, Czech Republic

Academic Appointments

2009-present Associate Professor, University of Vermont, College of Medicine, UVM Medical Center,
                        Department of Pathology, Burlington, Vermont.
2003-2009      Assistant Professor, University of Vermont, College of Medicine, UVM Medical Center,
                       Department of Pathology, Burlington, Vermont.
1997-2001      House Staff, University of Florida, Medical College of Pennsylvania & Hahnemann
                       University Hospitals

Awards and Honors

2015  Nominated for Foundation Teaching Award by UVM Collage of Medicine, Silver
         Stethoscope Award - Class of 2017

2013 Nominated for Foundation Teaching Award by UVM Collage of Medicine, Class of 2015
2011 Certificate of Recognition from the president of University of Mekelle, Ethiopia,  Professor
         Joachim Herzig, in honor of extraordinary contribution towards the  advancement of
         medical education at the college of Health sciences, Mekelle University, Ethiopia.

2001 Chief Resident, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Florida

Publications

2015 Jennifer L Sauter, Abiy B. Ambaye, Sharon L Mount Increased Utilization and Verification of
         Antibodies in Diagnostic Immunocytochemistry: Experience of a Rural Tertiary Academic
         Hospital.  Cancer Cytopathology, in press.

2015 Sara Brownschidle, Jeannette M Mitchell, Abiy B Ambaye GATA-3 Immunohistochemistry
         Staining Expression in Parathyroid and Thyroid Tissues, Using Histology and Cytology
         Samples. Diagnostic Cytopathology, Submitted

2015 Waqar Waheed, Joshua Nickerson, Abiy B Ambaye, Babi Mohamed –Ali, Rup Tandan.
         IgG4 related neuro-myopathy associated with recurrent pleural effusion.
J Clin
         Neuromuscul Dis
. 2015 Jun;16(4):210-9.
2013 CE. Bacchi, SC. Wludarski, AB. Ambaye, J. Lamovec, T. Salviato, G. Falconieri “Metastatic
         Melanoma Presenting as an Isolated Breast Tumor. A study of 20 cases with Emphasis on Several
         Primary Mimickers” Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2013 Jan;137(1):41-9.

2011 Hanson JA, Ambaye AB. Adult testicular granulosa cell tumor: a review of the literature for
         clinicopathologic predictors of malignancy. Arch Pathol Lab Med 2011 Jan;135(1):143-6.
         Review.

For a complete list of Abiy Ambaye's publications, please visit PubMed.