Anthony Yachnis, M.D.

Anthony T Yachnis, M.D.

(352) 627-9240

Biography

Anthony T. Yachnis, M.D. is certified in anatomic pathology and neuropathology by the American Board of Pathology.   As program director of the ACGME-approved neuropathology fellowship at UF, he provides a range of post-graduate neuropathology education for pathology, neurology, and neurosurgery trainees. He currently serves on the American Board of Pathology Test Development and Advisory Committee for Neuropathology and is a past president of the American Association of Neuropathologists. Prior to his tenure at the UF College of Medicine, Dr. Yachnis completed pathology residency and a surgical pathology fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania from 1986 to 1991. He then received specialized training in pediatric neuropathology at Philadelphia Children's Hospital in 1993.

Education

Fellowship
University of Florida
1994

Fellowship
University of Pennsylvania
1991

Residency
University of Pennsylvania
1990

M.D.
George Washington University
1986

Board Certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology - American Board of Pathology
  • Neuropathology - American Board of Pathology

Honors and Awards

UF College of Medicine Term Professorship
University of Florida
2018-2019

President
AANP
2013-2014

William H. Donnelly Oustanding Resident Educator Award
Department of Pathology - Immunology - and Laboratory Medicine
2012-2013

University of Florida College of Medicine Basic Science Teacher of the Year
University of Florida College of Medicine
2010-2011