Dr. Sara Elizabeth Monaco MD Pathologist

Dr. Sara Monaco is a pathologist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UPMC Passavant and UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside. She received her medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 11 years. She is one of 41 doctors at UPMC Passavant and one of 48 at UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside who specialize in Pathology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pathologist: Cytopathology

Education & Medical Training

New York Presbyterian Hospital
Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2003–2006

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2006–2007

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 2003

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pathology
Certified in Pathology - Anatomic/Pathology - Clinical

American Board of Pathology
Certified in Cytopathology

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Reply to verification bias in diagnostic accuracy studies for fine-needle aspiration cytology.
Karunamurthy, A.,Cai, G.,Dacic, S.,Khalbuss, W. E.,Pantanowitz, L.,Monaco, S. E.

Cytopathology of pediatric malignancies: Where are we today with fine-needle aspiration biopsies in pediatric oncology?
Monaco, S. E.,Teot, L. A.

Challenges in diagnosing metastatic breast carcinoma in fluid cytology.
Li, Z.,Pantanowitz, L.,Khalbuss, W. E.,Arya, P.,Monaco, S. E.

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