Profile of a Pathology Faculty Member

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Qiuying (Judy) Shi, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Other Appointments/Positions

Program Director, Head & Neck / Endocrine Pathology Instructorship, Emory University School of Medicine

Pathology Division(s):
Anatomic Pathology

Email Address:


MD   Shanxi Medical University, China, 1980 - 1985
MS   Otolaryngology, Shanxi Medical University, China, 1988 - 1991
Residency   Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2009 - 2013
Fellow   Cytopathology, Indiana University, Indianapolis, 2013 - 2014
Instructor/Fellowship   Surgical /Head and Neck pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2014 - 2015

Research Interests:

My primary research focus is the clinicopathologic study of upper respiratory tract malignancies and immunophenotypic reclassification of these tumors. In addition, I am interested in benign and malignant neoplasms of the salivary and thyroid glands, particularly the underlying mechanisms of tumorigenesis and metastasis, and the development of predictive biomarkers.

Clinical Focus:

Head and Neck / Endocrine Pathology including diseases of the upper aerodigestive tract, salivary glands, and thyroid gland.

Honors / Awards:

  • Junior Member, College of American Pathology Molecular Oncology Committee, 2012-2013

Specialty Boards:

  •  American Board of Pathology - Anatomical and Clinical Pathology
  •  American Board of Pathology - Cytopathology