Alberto Marchevsky, MD

Director, Pulmonary and Mediastinal Pathology

Phone: 310-423-6623


  • Pulmonary and Mediastinal Pathology
  • Thyroid Pathology
  • Autopsy Pathology

Education and Training

  • Medico Cuyo University Medical School, Mendoza-Argentina; MD
  • Internship in Pathology, The Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Boston, MA
  • Residency in Pathology, The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowship in Pathology Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • Fellowship in Pulmonary Pathology, The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY

Medical Board Certification

  • Board Certified, Anatomic Pathology
  • Board Certified, Clinical Pathology

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Clinico-Pathologic Research
  • Experimental Pathology
  • Image Analysis
  • Biostatistics
  • Pathology Informatics
  • Evidence Based Pathology

Awards and Activities

  • Past-President, Los Angeles Society of Pathologists
  • Chairman, College of American Pathologists Pulmonary Pathology AP3 Committee
  • Member, Structure Committee, International Thymic Malignancy Interest Group
  • Chairman, Small Biopsy Task Force, International Thymic Malignancy Interest Group

Selected Publications:

  • Yu R, Bannykh SI, Marchevsky AM. Cardiac arrest in a patient with asthma: role of hemorrhagic pheochromocytoma discovered at autopsy. J Clin Hypertens. 2012;14:650-2.
  • Walts AE, Marchevsky, AM. Root cause analysis of problems in the frozen section diagnosis of in-situ, minimally invasive, and invasive adenocarcinoma of the lung. Arch Pathol & Lab Med. 2012;136:1515-521.
  • Walts AE, Marchevsky AM. Low cost-effectiveness of CD3/CD20 immunostains for initial triage oflymphoid-rich effusions: An evidence-based review of the utility of these stains in selecting cases for full hematologic workup. Diagn Cytopathol. 2012;40:565-570.
  • Walts AE, Ines D, Marchevsky AM. Limited role of Ki-67 proliferative index in predicting overall short term survival in patients with pulmonary carcinoid tumors. Mod Pathol. 2012;25:1258-1264.

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