Mariza De Peralta-Venturina, MD

Director, Immunopathology

Specialties: Cytopathology, Surgical Pathology

Mariza de Peralta-Venturina , MD is Director of Immunopathology and a cytopathologist in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Cedars-Sinai.

Dr. de Peralta-Venturina has 25 peer-reviewed publications in various topics in surgical pathology and cytopathology. Her recent investigations have centered around lesions of the breast and molecular marker expression in malignancies. She also has participated in laboratory use of information systems.

Board certified in anatomic and clinical pathology, Dr. de Peralta-Venturina also holds special qualification in cytopathology. She is an active member of several national organizations related to surgical pathology and cytopathology.

Dr. de Peralta-Venturina received her medical degree from the University of the Philippines College of Medicine, Manila, Philippines. She completed a rotating internship and one year of internal medicine residency at Philippine General Hospital, Manila. Following this Dr. de Peralta-Venturina did an anatomic and clinical pathology residency begun at University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, and finished at University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston. She subsequently completed fellowships in surgical pathology at M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston; cytopathology at Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit; and hematopathology at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston.