Diane Kowalski, MD, MMSc

Associate Professor of Pathology; Director, Cytopathology Fellowship Program; Director, Anatomic and Laboratory Medicine Residency Program

Departments & Organizations

Pathology: Cytopathology | Experimental Pathology Graduate Program | Surgical Pathology

Faculty Research

Yale Cancer Center: Head & Neck Cancers Program

Yale Medicine: Training in Lab Med and Pathology

Office of Cooperative Research


Dr. Kowalski is Director of the Anatomic and Laboratory Medicine Residency program at Yale. She is a board-certified in anatomic pathology and cytopathology. She received her M.D. from the Medical College of Georgia, and completed her pathology residency at Hartford Hospital. After completing a cytopathology fellowship at Yale-New Haven Hospital, she joined the faculty at Yale. Areas of interest include head and neck pathology, thyroid cytology, and graduate medical education. 

Education & Training

MD Medical College of Georgia (1994)
MMSc Emory University, Nutritional Biochemistry (1989)
Intern University of Connecticut
Resident Hartford Hospital
Fellow Yale University School of Medicine
Board Certification AB of Pathology, Anatomic Pathology (2003)
Board Certification AB of Pathology, Cytopathology (2004)

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Contact Info

Diane Kowalski, MD, MMSc
Patient Care Locations
Yale Surgical PathologyYale New Haven Hospital
20 York Street, Ste East Pavilion 2-610

New Haven, CT 06510
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Yale PathologyLauder Hall
310 Cedar Street, Ste 5th Floor

New Haven, CT 06510
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Office Location
Department of PathologyClinic Building
789 Howard Avenue, Ste CB 506A

New Haven, CT 06519
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Mailing Address
Pathology310 Cedar Street
PO Box 208023

New Haven, CT 06520-8023