Philip J. Katzman, M.D.

Philip J. Katzman, M.D.

Contact Information

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

Appointment: (585) 276-3000

Professional Bio

I am a pediatric pathologist with a fellowship in pediatric pathology. I also have experience in clinical pediatrics and in bench research.

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Katzman's primary clinical interests are in pediatric developmental and oncological diseases, and placental pathology. He is coordinator for the Antenatal and Postnatal Pediatric Pathology residency rotations.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Perinatal Pathology Award: "Immunohistochemical evaluation of immune markers in chronic villitis of unknown etiology" | Society of Pediatric Pathology 2008
Neustein Award, Society of Pediatric Pathology, best paper in Developmental Pathology, "Cardiac registry screening for DiGeorge Critical Region deletion using loss of heterozygosity analysis 2002
Finalist for Graduate Research Award, University of Vermont College of Medicine, "Effect of corticosteroids and arachidonic acid cascade products on multidrug resistant cancer cells 1991

Current Appointments

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


Pediatric Pathology - American Board of Pathology
Anatomic Pathology - American Board of Pathology


MD | Medicine | University of Vermont College of Medicine1992
BA | Biochemistry | Brandeis University1985

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Pediatric Pathology at Children s Hospital07/01/1998 - 06/30/2000
Residency in Pathology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1995 - 06/30/1998
Residency in Pediatrics at University of Rochester School of Nursing07/01/1993 - 06/30/1994
Internship in Pediatrics at University of Rochester School of Nursing07/01/1992 - 06/30/1993