Carmen Tornos, MD, Professor

Carmen Tornos, MD
Professor
University Hospital, Level 2, Rm 766
Stony Brook Medicine
Stony Brook, NY 11794-7025

Tel: (631) 444-2222
Fax: (631) 444-3419
Email: Carmen.Tornos@stonybrookmedicine.edu
Webpage: Carmen Tornos University Physician

Research Summary:
Dr. Tornos has done numerous clinical research studies in a variety of oncologic and breast pathology subjects with special emphasis on ovarian cancer (see publications).

Clinical Practice:
Dr. Tornos is Board certified in Anatomical and Clinical Pathology (1989). She is a general surgical pathologist with subspecialty expertise in gynecologic oncology and breast pathology. She has extensive experience in oncologic pathology having worked for over 10 years in two of the largest Cancer Centers in the country: UT MD Anderson Cancer Center and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Education:
Instituition and Location:DegreeYears(s)
Universidad Autonoma Barcelona, Spain M.D.1977
Positions and Employment:
1978-79Internship Ciudad Sanitaria Valle Hebron, Bacelona, Spain
1979-82Residency in Hematology, Ciudad Sanitaria Valle Hebron, Bacelona, Spain
1982-83Postdoctoral fellow Pheresis Unit, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, TX
1985-89Residency in Anatomical and Clinical Pathology, UT Health Science Center, TX
1989-90Fellowship in Surgical Pathology, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, TX
1990-91Faculty Associate, Department of Pathology, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
1991-96Assistant Professor of Pathology, Department of Pathology, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
1996-97Associate Professor of Pathology, Department of Pathology, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
1997-98Pathologist, Southeast Texas Pathology AssociatesSt. Lukes Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX
1997-98Associate Professor of Pathology, Department of Pathology, The University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Houston, TX
1998-02Associate Professor of Pathology, Department of Pathology, SUNY at Stony Brook, NY
2002-05
Attending Pathologist and Member, Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
2005- presentProfessor of Patholog, SUNY-Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook, NY
Honors:
2005 Listed as one of the Top Doctors in the New York metro area (Castle Connolly Guide, 9th edition).
2006 Listed as one of America’s top doctors for Cancer (Castle Connolly Guide, 2nd edition).
2006 Listed as one of the Best Doctors in New York, New York magazine June 19, 2006 issue.
2006  Listed as one of America’s top doctors (Castle Connolly Guide 6th Edition).
2006 Listed as one of the Top Doctors in the New York metro area for 2006 (Castle Connolly Guide, 10th edition).
2007  Listed as one of the Best Doctors in New York, New York magazine June, 2007 issue.
2007 Listed as one of America’s top doctors for Cancer (Castle Connolly Guide, 3rd edition).
2007 Listed as one of the Top Doctors in the New York metro area for 2007 (Castle Connolly Guide 11th Edition).

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