University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Bio for Maryam Zenali
Maryam Zenali

Maryam Zenali

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

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GI and liver pathology

Postdoctoral Training

2011-2012     University of Texas MD-Anderson, Cancer Biomarker Fellowship, focus in
                      gastroenterology including 6 months rotation in GI subspecialty and another
                      month of medical liver rotation at Cedars-Sinai Hospital
2010-2011     Surgical Pathology Fellowship, University of Texas MD-Anderson
2006-2010     Residency in Anatomical and Clinical Pathology, University of Texas Medical
                      School at Houston


2002 - 2006 The Universtiy of Texas Medical School at Houston, MD
1998 - 2000 The University of Houston, Main Campus, B.S. in Biology

Academic Appointments

2012-present Assistant Professor of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine


Zenali M, Overman MJ, Rashid A, Broaddus RB, et. al. Clinicopathologic features and prognosis of duodenal adenocarcinoma and comparison with ampullary and pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma. Hum Pathol. 2013 Dec;44(12):2792-8. Epub 2013 Oct 15.

Ordóñez NG, Shen SS, Zenali M, Deavers MT. Melan-A is not a marker of mesothelioma. Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol. 2012 Jul.

Zenali M J, Tan D, Li W, Dhingra S, Brown RE. Stemness characteristics of fibrolamellar hepatocellular carcinoma: immunohistochemical analysis with comparisons to conventional hepatocellular carcinoma. Ann Clin Lab Sci. 2010 Spring; 40(2):126-34.

Dhingra S, Tan D, Li W, Zenali M J, Brown RE. Cell Cycle Biology of Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2010 Nov 2;3(8):792-7.

Zenali M J, Zhang PL, Brown RE, Morphoproteomic Confirmation of Constitutively Activated mTOR, ERK, and NF-kappaB Pathways in Ewing Family of Tumors, Ann Clin Lab Sci. 2009 Spring; 39(2): 160-6.

Burrus, MT, Ramos Y, Zenali M J. An infective cancer – a rare disease with a rarer transformation. UT-Houston Journal of Internal Medicine. Vol 1 (3). Dec 23, 2009

For a complete list of Maryam Zenali's publications, please visit PubMed.