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Richard Torres, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Lecturer in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry; Director, Flow Cytometry Laboratory; Director, Immunology Laboratory, Laboratory Medicine

Contact Information

Richard Torres, MD, MS

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Laboratory Medicine

    PO Box 208035

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8035

    United States

Appointments

Biography

Dr. Torres is a board certified anatomic and clinical pathologist with subspecialty certification in hematopathology. His clinical practice includes general hematology and molecular diagnostics interpretative work principally focused on flow cytometry, laboratory-based hematologic testing, and next generation sequencing for hematologic malignancies. His clinical academic interests encompass medical laboratory instrumentation from an engineering perspective as well as pathology informatics, flow cytometry analysis, and specialized techniques for tissue processing and advanced microscopy (non-linear microscopy) for histology, including image analysis in digital pathology. He is Medical Director of Immunology Laboratory and Medical Director of Flow Cytometry and runs a research laboratory that builds and tests tissue processing and non-linear microscopy instruments as well as managing basic science, translational, and clinical studies employing the technique known as Clearing Histology with MultiPhoton Microscopy (CHiMP).


Education & Training

  • MS
    Yale School of Engineering and Applied Science (2007)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Pathology, Hematology (Pathology) (2005)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Pathology, Anatomic & Clinical Pathology (2005)
  • Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine (2005)
  • Resident
    Yale-New Haven Hospital (2004)
  • MD
    Yale University (1999)
  • BS
    Stanford University (1994)

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