Kisha A Mitchell, MD

Associate Professor of Pathology; Director, Autopsy Services

Departments & Organizations

Cancer Center, Yale


Office of Student Research

Pathology: Autopsy Service | Surgical Pathology: GI and Liver Pathology

Yale Medical Group


Dr. Mitchell is an autopsy, gastrointestinal and liver pathologist with particular interest in hepatobiliary neoplasia as well as a board certified forensic pathologist with special interest in medical autopsies. Dr. Mitchell received her medical degree from the University of the West Indies in Kingston Jamaica, following which she trained in anatomic and clinical pathology at George Washington University followed by a fellowship in forensic pathology at the Hillsborough County Medical Examiner's Office (University of South Florida) and a fellowship in gastrointestinal pathology at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Mitchell is primarily a morphologist keen on clinicopathologic correlation and the modernization of the autopsy.

Education & Training

MD West Indies University (1998)
Fellow University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellow University of South Florida
Resident George Washington University Medical Center
Resident University of the West Indies
Board Certification AB of Pathology, Forensic Pathology (2007)

Professional Service

  • Webmaster Gastrointestinal Pathology Society

  • Fellow College of American Pathologists (CAP)

  • Fellow American Society for Clinical Pathologist (ASCP)

  • Member United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP)

International Activity

  • Standards of Care in a Modern Forensic Practice Kingston, Jamaica (2008)

    Invited Lecture

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Contact Info

Kisha A Mitchell, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale PathologyYale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street, Ste East Pavilion 2-631

New Haven, CT 06510
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Office Location
Department of PathologyBrady Memorial Laboratory
310 Cedar Street, Ste BML B37K

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
310 Cedar Street
PO Box 208023

New Haven, CT 06520-8023