Ossama Tawfik MDDr. Tawfik received his Doctorate of Medicine from the Faculty of Medicine at Cairo University, Egypt in 1978 and his Doctorate of Philosophy in Pathology from the University of Kansas School of Medicine in 1987. He completed his Anatomical and Clinical Pathology residency training and postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Kansas Medical Center. He is certified by the American Board of Pathology in anatomic and clinical pathology and has received a Board Diplomate in Cytopathology.

Dr. Tawfik provides clinical services in General Surgical Pathology, Cytopathology and Fine Needle Aspiration Pathology with special expertise in gynecologic, breast and lung pathology. He is active in research on tumor biomarkers, image analysis and digital pathology.

Dr. Tawfik's research programs focus on Translational Tumor Biology, Reproductive Immunology, Immunology, Immunobiology of Endometriosis and Atherosclerosis. He has authored over 160 research publications in eminent peer-reviewed journals and has written and edited several Pathology textbooks. He serves on the Editorial Board of several leading pathology journals. He is frequently sought out to provide his expertise at medical conferences and academic institutions and is a member of several medical groups and associations including the Gynecologic Oncology Group, Children's Oncology Group and the International Urologic Pathology Society.


Internship
Cairo University, Egypt
Residency
Clinical Pathology Resident, Cairo University, Eqypt
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City, KS
Fellowship
Fellow, KUMC and Community Blood Center
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Kansas Medical Center (Obstetrics and Gynecology - OB/GYN)
Surgical Pathology Fellow, University of Kansas Medical Center
Board Certification
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology
Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology
Clinical Interests
Surgical Pathology, Cytopathology