MARIA E. ROMERO, M.D., FCAP • PATHOLOGIST
Dr. Romero is a Staff Pathologist at CVPath Institute since 2014. Dr. Romero is board certified in Anatomic Pathology and Cytopathology. She received her medical degree from San Marcos University School of Medicine in Lima, Peru. Dr. Romero completed her residency training in Pathology at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington DC followed by a cytopathology fellowship at the Virginia Commonwealth University Hospital in Richmond, VA. She completed a post-doctoral fellow at the Ultra-structural Pathology section at the National Cancer Institute (NCI), Bethesda, MD, and received a Fellow’s Award for Research Excellence (FARE). Dr. Romero’s clinical and research interests are focused on the diagnosis and mechanisms of atherosclerosis, and the preclinical safety and effectiveness of neuro-protection devices. She is a member of United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP), College of American Pathologist (CAP) and the Society of Cardiovascular Pathology (SCVP).