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

Abiy Ambaye, M.D.

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

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

1994 - 1997 Research Fellow, Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota,Department Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

1997 - 2001 Residency, Combined Anatomic/Clinical, Medical College of Pennsylvania - Hahnemann University Hospitals and University of Florida

2001 - 2003 Cytopathlogy and Surgical Pathology Fellowship, University of Florida

Academic Appointments

2009 - Present  Director of Histology and Immunohistochemistry, University of Vermont Medical Center (formerly FAHC)

2009 - Present Associate Professor, University of Vermont

2003 - Present Attending Surgical Pathologist/Cytopathologist, Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, VT

2003 - 2009 Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Vermont

Awards and Honors

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


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.

2009 Munjal K, Ambaye A, Evans MF, Mitchell J, Nandedkar S, and Cooper K: Immunohistochemical analysis of ER, PR, Her2 and CK5/6 in infiltrative breast carcinomas in Indian patients Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 10(5):773-778, 2009.

2009 Ambaye AB, MacLennan SE, Goodwin AJ, Suppan T, Naud S, and Weaver DL: Carcinoma and atypical hyperplasia in reduction mammaplasty: increased sampling leads to increased detection. A prospective study. Plast Reconstr Surg 124(5):1386-1392, 2009.

2008 Sherman JF, Leiman G, Naud S, Nathan MH, and Ambaye AB: Follicular and Hürthle cell lesions of the thyroid: can inconclusive results be minimized? Acta Cytol 52(6):659-664, 2008.

2006 Khalbuss WE, Ambaye A, Goodison S, Loya A, Masood S. Papillary carcinoma of the breast in a male patient with a treated prostatic carcinoma diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration biopsy: a case report and review of the literature. Diagn Cytopathol. 2006 Mar;34(3):214-7. Review.

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