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Abdur                          Khan

Abdur R. Khan MD

Department of Pathology and Anatomical Sciences

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

Anatomic Pathology; Clinical Pathology; Pediatric Pathology

Professional Summary:

I spend most of the time at Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo taking care of routine Surgical Pathology, and Frozen sections. We cover a broad spectrum of cases which are received not only from children but also from adult patients.
We have a very close relationship with Gastroenterology Group. All endoscopic biopsies are reviewed every week in a joint conference attended by Physicians, Fellows, Residents and Medical students.
Pathology Residents from SUNY program rotate through this hospital for Pediatric Pathology training. I serve as Site Director for this training.
Neonatal and Pediatric autopsies are performed here and they are later discussed with a group of pediatricians, surgeons, radiologists and OB/GYN, whoever is involved in that particular case.
I am and Assistant Director for the Clinical Laboratories of Women’s and Children’s Hospital and also Assistant Director of Blood Bank at Buffalo General Hospital. I am responsible for all hemoglobin electrophoresis performed at the specialty lab of Women’s and Children’s Hospital and, on rotation basis, cover Immunofluorescence at Kaleida Health Lab at Flint Road.
I represent Roswell Park Cancer Institute as Principal Investigator of Pathology at National Children Oncology Group (COG) and as an Investigator for NIH- Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program. We discuss all malignancies at Tumor Board. The Tumor Board is held every week at Women’s and Children’s Hospital with video link to Roswell Park Cancer Institute.

Education and Training:
  • MD
  • Attending Pathologist, Women & Children Hospital Buffalo NY (2004-present)
  • Attending Pathologist, Pathology, WCA Hospital Jamestown NY (2002–2004)
  • Associate Professor of Pathology, Medical College, Abha, Saudi Arabia (1986–2000)
  • Fellow in Nuclear Medicine, Nuclear Medicine, SUNY Buffalo (1985–1986)
  • Fellow in Pediatric Pathology, Women and Children Hospital Buffalo (1983–1985)
  • Resident in Pathology, Pathology and Anatomical Sciences, SUNY Buffalo (1979–1983)
  • Resident, Johns Hopkins Hospital Baltimore, MD (1977–1979)

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Professional Memberships:
  • Fellow, College of American Pathologist
  • Fellow, Society of Pediatric Pathology

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Contact Information

Dept of Pathology
Women & Children Hospital
219 Bryant Street
Buffalo, NY 14222
Phone: 878-1481
Fax: 888 3802

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