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Dr Anita Iyer

MBBS, FRCPA, FCAP, FASCP
Department(s)

Anatomical Pathology

Specialty(ies)

Anatomical Pathology

Location(s)

Wollongong

Biography

Dr Anita Iyer has specialist expertise in Gastrointestinal/Hepatobiliary Pathology and is a Fellow of the Rogyal College of Pathologists of Australasia (FRCPA), the college of American Pathology (FCAP) and the American Society of Clinical Pathology (FASCP). 

Dr Iyer trained in Anatomical Pathology in the United States in 2003, at the Yale University, School of Medicine and later completed a one year Fellowship program in Gastrointestinal Pathology at the same institute.  Earlier, she completed a Masters Research program in Pathology at the Boston University School of Medicine. Subsequently, Dr Iyer has held dual appointments as the Director of GI Pathology at Fletcher Allen Helathcare, Vermont, US and an Assistant Professor at the University of Vermont (Oct 2007 - Jan 2012).  Dr Iyer has trained and practiced in tertiary level academic institutions, with extensive experience in both neoplastic and non-neoplastic pathology of most organ systems including: head-face-neck, genitourinary, gyn-breast, neuropathology, pulmonary, hepato-biliary, gastrointestinal, bone and soft tissue. 

As a practicing consultant, Dr Iyer has been actively engaged in conducting GI/hepatobiliary multidisciplinary conferences, was a member of the Vermont Cancer Centre and has served on the protocol review committee. Dr Iyer has published several articles in peer reviewed journals as well as reviewed GI focused articles for pathology journals.