Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Clinician Educator


Expertise/Certifications: Cytopathology, Fine Needle Aspiration, Anatomic Pathology. Cytotechnology
Office number: 401-606-4467
(Lab Customer Service: 401-793-4242)

Dr. Pisharodi is Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, and Director of Cytopathology for Lifespan Laboratories. She is also on the faculty of the University of Rhode Island in Clinical Laboratory Sciences, and is the Medical Director of the Rhode Island School of Cytotechnology.  Dr. Pisharodi obtained her BS from the University of Calicut, her MS in Pathology from the University of North Carolina, and her MD from the University of Kerala. She completed her residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and her fellowship in cytopathology at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, MI.  She has particular interests in fine needle aspiration and the value of molecular testing in cytopathology.

Prior academic appointments:
Assistant Professor, Wayne State University
Director, Cytopathology, Detroit Medical Center
Director, Cytology Fellowship and School of Cytotechnology, Wayne State University

Brown Affiliations