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Pei Hui, PhD, MD

Professor of Pathology and of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences; Director, Gynecologic Pathology; Clinical Director, Molecular Diagnostics Laboratories

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Pei Hui, PhD, MD

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Dr. Hui is Professor in the Department of Pathology and Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at Yale School of Medicine. He received combined anatomic and clinical pathology residency training at Yale-New Haven Hospital in 2000, followed by Oncological Pathology Fellowship training at MSKCC. He joined the pathology faculty at Yale in 2001. Dr. Hui is a board certified surgical pathologist with clinical specialty areas including gynecologic pathology and molecular diagnostics. He is Director of Gynecologic Pathology Service and Clinical director of the Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory.

Dr. Hui oversees a dynamic, high volume gynecologic pathology program with emphasis on precision diagnosis of gynecological tumors, oncological biomarker identification and clinical applications, and understanding the pathogenesis of various gynecological cancers. Dr. Hui has particular expertise in the diagnosis and translational research of gestational trophoblastic disease (GTD). He serves on the editorial boards of International Journal of Gynecological Pathology, Modern Pathology, Human Pathology and Journal of Clinical Pathology. He has authored over 270 publications and written four gynecological pathology textbooks including "Cytology and Surgical Pathology of Gynecologic Neoplasms", "Gestational Trophoblastic Disease: Diagnostic and Molecular Genetic Pathology", "Atlas of Intraoperative Frozen Section Diagnosis in Gynecologic Pathology", and "Practical Gynecologic Pathology". Dr. Hui was an editorial board member of the 4th (2014) and the 5th (2020) editions of the WHO Blue Book of tumor classifications of female reproductive organs. Dr. Hui serves on the Board of Directors of the International Society of Gynecological Pathologists (ISGyP).

Education & Training

  • Fellowship
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (2001)
  • Residency
    Yale School of Medicine (2000)
  • PhD
    SUNY at Buffalo (1994)
  • MS
    Peking University, Tumor Biology (1987)
  • MD
    Xian Medical University (1984)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
F. Stephen Vogel AwardUnited States and Canadian Academy of Pathology2001

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