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Dr. Joel Pinczewski is a consultant dermatopathologist trained in the United States. Dr. Pinczewski grew up in Melbourne, Australia. Before beginning his medical training he obtained a PhD in virology from Monash University. Dr Pinczewski then moved to the United States where he completed postdoctoral training at the National Institutes of Health. He subsequently completed medical school at Saba University School of Medicine and a residency in Anatomical and Clinical Pathology at the University of Maryland. Dr Pinczewski received extensive training in dermatopathology at the prestigious University of Virginia fellowship program under the tutelage of Dr. James Patterson and Dr. Mark Wick. He is certified in Anatomic, Clinical and Dermatopathology by the American Board of Pathology and is also a fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia (FRCPA).
In addition to his work as a consultant dermatopathologist, Dr Pinczewski is an accomplished and enthusiastic teacher and researcher. He has delivered lectures in dermatopathology both nationally and internationally and gives regular tutorials to dermatology and pathology registrars. He has also authored numerous publications in the medical literature.