Thaer Khoury MD

Thaer Khoury

Thaer Khoury

Assistant Professor

Department of Pathology and Anatomical Sciences

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences

Specialty/Research Focus

Anatomic Pathology; Clinical Pathology

Contact Information
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Elm & Carlton Streets
Buffalo, NY 14263
Phone: (716) 845-4178

Education and Training:

  • Oncologic Surgical Pathology Fellowship, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (2006)
  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency (PGY1-5), University at Buffalo, SUNY (2005)
  • Surgical Pathology Residency, Damascus Unversity Hospitals (1998)
  • MD, Damascus University (1995)


  • Associate Professor of Oncology, Department of Pathology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (2012-present)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (2006–2012)

Journal Articles:

  • Kanehira K, Khoury T. Neuroendocrine markers expression in pancreatic serous cystadenoma. App Immunohistochem. 2011; 19(2).
  • Khoury T, Chandrasekhar R, Wilding G, Tan D, Cheney RT. Tumor eosinophilia combined with an immunohistochemistry panel is useful in the differentiation of type B3 thymoma from thymic carcinoma. International J Exper Pathol. 2011; 92(2).
  • Khoury T. . HER2 testing: How to reach a high concordance rate between immunohistochemistry and fluorescence in situ hybridization. App Immunohistochem. 2011.
  • Zhou Z, Peters J, Khoury T, Zhai Q, Wei Q, Truong C, Wei Song S, Tan D. Expression of Insulin-Like Growth Factor II mRNA-Binding Protein 3 (IMP3) in Human Esophageal Adenocarcinoma and Its Precursor Lesions. Arch pathol. 2011; 135(8).
  • Khoury T, Mojica WD, Hicks D, Starostik P, Ademuyima F, Janarthan B, Cheney RT. ERBB2 juxtamembrane domain (trastuzumab binding site) gene mutation is a rare event in invasive breast cancers over-expressing the ERBB2 gene Mod Pathol.. 2011; 24.
  • Dhingra S, Feng W, Brown RE, Zhou Z, Khoury T, Zhang R, Tan D. Clinicopathologic significance of putative stem cell markers, CD44 and nestin, in gastric adenocarcinoma.. Int J Clin Exp Path. 2011; 4(8).
  • Khoury T. An Eighty-One Year Old with Distant Metastasis of Invasive Lobular Carcinoma Occurring 41 Years after Mastectomy.. Clinical Breast Cancer..
  • Kulkarni S, Augoff K, Rivera L, McCue B, Khoury T, Zang L, Tan D, Plow EF, Sossey-Alaoui K. Increased Expression Levels of WAVE3 are Associated with the Progression and Metastasis of TNBCs PLoS ONE..


  • "Breast Pathology 1-Spindle Cell lesion of the Breast" , University of Buffalo, Pathology Department (2012)

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Contact Information

Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Elm & Carlton Streets
Buffalo, NY 14263
Phone: (716) 845-4178