Rosina Lis

Research Scientist, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute


Rosina Lis is a research scientist and pathologist in the Center for Molecular Oncologic Pathology (CMOP). Rosina provides pathology support for the Center for Molecular Oncologic Pathology (CMOP) and for the Loda Laboratory.  In CMOP and for the ToPCaP group, she coordinates projects involving immunohistochemical localization of cellular proteins, providing microscopic analysis of these stains and guidance of image analysis quantification of protein expression. She also participates in the histopathology review of HSPH and PHS prostate cancer cohorts. She has been a major contributor in many collaborations that investigate various cellular pathways in prostate cancer. Her interests lie particularly in the pathogenesis of cancer in the prostate and other sites.

She graduated from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH.  She received her MD from University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, MA.  She completed her Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency at Tufts-New England Medical Center Hospitals in Boston, MA.  She is board certified in Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology.

Before coming to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, she was Staff Pathologist at MetroWest Medical Center, Framingham and Natick, MA.