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Natalia Buza, MD

Professor of Pathology; Director, Pathology Center of Excellence for Women’s Health, Anatomic Pathology; Director, Gynecologic Pathology Fellowship Program, Anatomic Pathology

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Natalia Buza, MD

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Dr. Buza completed her residency training in Anatomic Pathology, followed by a Fellowship in Gynecologic and Breast pathology at Yale University. She joined the faculty at Yale in 2010 where she is currently Professor of Pathology, Director of Pathology Center of Excellence for Women’s Health, and Director of the Gynecologic Pathology Fellowship Program. Dr. Buza authored/co-authored over 140 publications in the field of gynecologic pathology, including several review articles, book chapters, and a textbook dedicated to Intraoperative Frozen Section in Gynecologic Pathology. Most recently she contributed to multiple sections of the 5th edition of WHO Classification of Female Genital Tumours.

Dr. Buza has been course faculty at the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) and United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP) annual meetings, and at the USCAP Interactive Microscopy Center. Dr. Buza also served on the Abstract Review Board of USCAP, and she is an editorial board member of Modern Pathology, International Journal of Gynecological Pathology, and Human Pathology. Her main areas of academic interest include diagnostic, prognostic, and predictive markers of endometrial carcinoma, ovarian sex cord – stromal tumors, and gestational trophoblastic disease.

Education & Training

  • Fellowship
    Yale School of Medicine (2010)
  • Residency
    Yale University School of Medicine (2009)
  • MD
    University of Pecs Med and Health Science Center (1999)

Honors & Recognition

The Averill A. Liebow Award for Excellence in the Teaching of Pathology Residents2016

Professional Service

Modern PathologyEditorial Board Member2021 - Present
Human PathologyEditorial Board Member2018 - Present
International Journal of Gynecological PathologyEditorial Board Member2016 - Present

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