Cristina Magi-Galluzzi is a pathologist certified in anatomic pathology by the American Board of Pathology. She received her M.D. degree from the University of Ancona Medical School in Ancon, Italy (1990), and her Ph.D. degree from the University of Verona in Verona, Italy (1996). She completed a residency in pathology at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago and Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School in Boston. Dr. Magi-Galluzzi completed a kidney-urologic pathology fellowship at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore (2001–2003). In March 2003, she joined the Department of Anatomic Pathology at the Cleveland Clinic as a staff pathologist. Dr. Magi-Galluzzi is currently the Director of Genitourinary Pathology at the Department of Anatomic Pathology and an Assistant Professor at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio. Her clinical expertise is the pathological diagnosis of genitourinary disease, including prostate, bladder, testis, and kidney malignancies. Her research interest focuses on prostate carcinogenesis and in the discovery and validation of tumor markers of value in furthering the goals of successful treatment and understanding of the pathogenesis of genitourinary disease. She enjoys teaching medical students, pathology, and urology residents. Together with one of her colleagues, Dr. Magi-Galluzzi edited the book Genitourinary Pathology (a volume in the series: Foundation in Diagnostic Pathology, Elsevier 2006), which she considers a major achievement in her career.
Biography Updated on 25 January 2010