Linda M. Schiffhauer, M.D.

Linda M. Schiffhauer, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 626
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-3270
Fax: (585) 273-3637

Research Bio

Dr. Schiffhauer's research activities have focused on the expression of C35 and HER-2 in breast cancer.

Awards & Honors (National)

Breast Cancer Research | National Research Service Award | Laboratory of Barbara Weber, MD; Philadelphia, PA 1996 - 1997

Awards & Honors (Local)

Eric A Schenk Award for Excellence in Teaching | Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine | University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 2011
George W Merck Dean's Teaching Fellow, Mentor-Janet Sparks PhD | Undergraduate Pathology Medical Education | Rochester, NY 2006 - 2008
Albany Medical College Alumni Scholarship 1988
Albany Medical College alumni Scholarship, University of Rochester Alumni Scholarship 1988
Wilcox Scholarship 1988

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 30 available »

2014 Aug
Wilson RA, Zavislan JM, Schiffhauer LM. "Optical segmentation of unprocessed breast tissue for margin assessment." The Breast : official journal of the European Society of Mastology. 2014 Aug; 23(4):413-22. Epub 2014 May 21.
2013 Jun 10
Wilson RA, McAleavey SA, Schiffhauer LM, Zavislan J. "Design and validation of two optical beacons for guidewire localization in breast-conserving surgery." Applied optics. 2013 Jun 10; 52(17):4024-34.
2012 Apr
Subik K, Shu L, Wu C, Liang Q, Hicks D, Boyce B, Schiffhauer L, Chen D, Chen C, Tang P, Xing L. "The ubiquitin E3 ligase WWP1 decreases CXCL12-mediated MDA231 breast cancer cell migration and bone metastasis." Bone. 2012 Apr; 50(4):813-23. Epub 2012 Jan 11.
Bryant, B (trainee); Maskovyak, A (trainee); Schiffhauer, L; Bryant, R; Cao, W; diSant'Agnese, P; et al. "Online Teaching and Assessment Modules for Rotations in Surgical Pathology". MedEdPORTAL. 2012; . Link
2011 Jan 19
Dick AW, Sorbero MS, Ahrendt GM, Hayman JA, Gold HT, Schiffhauer L, Stark A, Griggs JJ. "Comparative effectiveness of ductal carcinoma in situ management and the roles of margins and surgeons." Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 2011 Jan 19; 103(2):92-104. Epub 2011 Jan 03.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor (Part-Time) - Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (SMD) - Primary


Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine - American Board of Pathology


BS | Biochemistry | University of Rochester1988
MD | Medicine | Albany Medical College92

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Surgical Pathology and Research at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania07/01/1996 - 07/30/1997
Residency in Anatomic Pathology at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania07/01/1992 - 07/30/1996