Peter A. Humphrey, M.D., Ph.D. obtained his B.A. in Chemistry and Biochemistry, and his MD and PhD (in biochemistry) from The University of Kansas. He did his anatomic pathology residency at Duke University Medical Center, and joined the faculty there for four years, followed by 21 years as a faculty member at Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Humphrey is a practicing surgical and urologic pathologist, with a research focus on clinico-pathologic and molecular pathologic aspects of prostate cancer. He has particular diagnostic expertise in surgical pathology of prostate cancer, kidney cancer, bladder cancer, and testis cancer. He is on the editorial boards of The American Journal of Surgical Pathology, Modern Pathology, Human Pathology, and the American Journal of Clinical Pathology. He has published 246 papers, has authored the textbook Prostate Pathology, co-authored the textbook Gleason Grading of Prostate Cancer, co-authored the AFIP Fascicle on the Prostate, co-authored the textbook Neoplastic Mimics in Genitourinary Pathology, and is co-editor of The Washington Manual of Surgical Pathology. He is currently President of the International Society of Urological Pathology and is President-elect of The Arthur Purdy Stout Society of Surgical Pathologists. He has given lectures on 6 of the 7 continents.
- Pathology, Surgical
Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Adult
Referrals: From patients or physicians
Patient Care Organizations
Anatomic Pathology AB of Pathology (1988)
Pathology AB of Pathology (2014)