Shikha Bose, MD

Professor of PathologyDirector, Cytopathology

Phone: 310-423-6623


  • Breast Pathology
  • Cytopathology

Education and Training

  • Medical school: King George’s Medical College, Lucknow, India
  • Residency: Anatomic Pathology, Lakenau Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship: Cytopathology, Lakenau Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship: Surgical Pathology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowship: Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology and Surgical Pathology, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowship: Breast Pathology, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY

Medical Board Certification

  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Cytopathology

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Cancerous and precancerous lesions of the breast and cervix
  • Molecular abnormalities in thyroid carcinoma

Professional Activities and Awards

  • Committee member, Caifornia Society of Pathologists
  • Faculty Sponsor, Paul Rubenstein MD Award for excellence in resident research
  • Executive and Co-Chair, Cytojournal Monograph Committee
  • Associate Editor, Cytojournal
  • Associate Editor, Advances in Anatomic Pathology


  • Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute (SOCCI)
  • Thyroid Cancer Center of Excellence
  • Breast Cancer Center of Excellence
  • Clinical Professor of Pathology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Selected Publications

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