Kisha A Mitchell, MD

Staff Affiliate - VAMC; Director, Autopsy Services

Departments & Organizations


Yale Cancer Center

Office of Cooperative Research


Dr. Mitchell is an autopsy, gastrointestinal and liver pathologist with particular interest in hepatobiliary neoplasia as well as a board certified forensic pathologist with special interest in medical autopsies. Dr. Mitchell received her medical degree from the University of the West Indies in Kingston Jamaica, following which she trained in anatomic and clinical pathology at George Washington University followed by a fellowship in forensic pathology at the Hillsborough County Medical Examiner's Office (University of South Florida) and a fellowship in gastrointestinal pathology at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Mitchell is primarily a morphologist keen on clinicopathologic correlation and the modernization of the autopsy.

Education & Training

MD West Indies University (1998)
Fellow University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellow University of South Florida
Resident George Washington University Medical Center
Resident University of the West Indies

Professional Service

  • Gastrointestinal Pathology Society Webmaster

  • College of American Pathologists (CAP) Fellow

  • American Society for Clinical Pathologist (ASCP) Fellow

  • United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP) Member


  • Standards of Care in a Modern Forensic Practice Kingston, Jamaica (2008)

    Invited Lecture

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Contact Info

Kisha A Mitchell, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale PathologyYale New Haven Hospital
20 York Street, Ste East Pavilion 2-631

New Haven, CT 06510
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Office Location
Department of PathologyBrady Memorial Laboratory
310 Cedar Street, Ste BML B37K

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
310 Cedar Street
PO Box 208023

New Haven, CT 06520-8023