Monica T. Garcia-Buitrago, M.D.
- Professor of Clinical
- Director of Surgical Pathology, Director of Gastrointestinal Pathology
Dr. Garcia-Buitrago's research focuses primarily on the identification of molecular mechanisms and the discovery of immunohistochemically biomarkers useful for diagnosis, prognosis, and prediction of the behavior of gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary and pancreatic neoplasms. Her efforts are focused on the identification of new markers that can be used in surgical pathology and cytopathology. Dr. Garcia-Buitrago is also actively involved in ongoing clinical trials focused on the evaluation of the efficacy of different chemotherapy regimens and targeted therapies.