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Eileen M. Shanahan, MD

Anatomic Pathologist
Board Certifications

Anatomic Pathology

Fellowship

Anatomic Pathology, Pulmonary Pathology

Biography

Pathology Associates of Princeton, a Sonic Healthcare Anatomic Pathology Practice, is pleased to include Eileen M. Shanahan, M.D., as a member of its dynamic medical staff. Dr. Shanahan has an extensive academic and medical professional background.

Dr. Shanahan received her Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Boston College in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. Subsequently, she received her medical degree from the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Piscataway. She went on to complete an anatomic and clinical pathology residency at the New York Hospital of the Cornell Medical Center in New York City, where she served as chief resident. Following her residencies, she began an anatomic pathology fellowship concurrently with a pulmonary pathology fellowship, also at the New York Hospital of the Cornell Medical Center where she maintained her role as administrative chief resident.

During her postgraduate training and into her professional career, Dr. Shanahan served in a variety of teaching positions at the Cornell University Medical Center. She began as a gross pathology laboratory instructor, and was later a pulmonary pathology lecturer, small group facilitator, and co-director of the related courses. She went on to become an assistant professor of pathology, as well as an attending pathologist. Since 2006, she has worked with Pathology Associates of Princeton as a staff pathologist.

Dr. Shanahan holds full medical licensure and is board certified in anatomic pathology.

Education

Boston College (BS), Chestnut Hill, MA
UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson, Medical School (MD), Piscataway, NJ

Postgraduate Training

Anatomic Pathology Fellowship, New York Hospital, Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY
Pulmonary Pathology Fellowship, New York Hospital, Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency (Chief Resident), New York Hospital Cornell, Medical Center, New York, NY