Kristen A. Atkins, M.D.

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Kristen A. Atkins, M.D.

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Kristen A. Atkins, M.D.

Associate Professor of Pathology

Director, Residency Training



Medical School: University of Vermont Burlington, VT, MD

Residency: Stanford University

Surgical Pathology Fellowship: Stanford University

Cytopathology Fellowship: Virginia Commonwealth University



Surgical and cytopathology with a special interest in gynecologic and breast pathology.



Prognostic features in smooth muscle tumors of the uterus, improving staging analysis in ovarian carcinoma.


Atkins KA, Jeronimo J, Stoler M. Description of cases of squamous cell carcinoma in the ASCUS-LSIL Triage Study Cancer Cytopath 2006 (in press).

Pitman M, Atkins KA, Cibas E, Logrono R, Tambouret R. Challenging Cases in Cytopathology: Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy (FNAB) of the Liver  Harvard CME on line course

Atkins KA. The Diagnosis of Bronchioloalveolar Carcinoma by Cytologic Means (Editorial)  AJCP 2004; 122.



Hendrickson M, Atkins KA, Kempson R. Histology for Pathologists 3rd Ed Editor S. Mills Chapter Uterus and Fallopian Tubes 2006

Brenin D and Atkins KABreast Cancer Atlas of Clinical Oncology Ed Winchester D. Chapter Unusual Breast Pathology 2006.


A current list of Dr. Atkins's journal publications can be obtained from PubMed.