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Zenta Walther, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Pathology; Clinical Director, YNHH Tumor Profiling Laboratory; Director, Molecular Genetic Pathology Fellowship Program



Dr. Walther is a physician-scientist with clinical expertise in gastrointestinal and liver pathology, the molecular diagnostics of surgical pathology specimens, and molecular oncology of solid tumors. As Clinical Director of the YNHH Tumor Profiling Laboratory, she focuses on molecular and genomic analyses of solid tumor specimens, to enable the identification of therapeutic targets within individual patients' cancers, and thus to promote precision medicine in oncology.

Education & Training

  • Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine (2011)
  • Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine (2001)
  • Resident
    Yale University School of Medicine (1997)
  • MD
    Cornell University (1995)
  • PhD
    Rockefeller University (1994)
  • BS
    Yale University (1986)

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