Cheryl Ann Palmer, MD

Medical Director, Neuropathology

Dr. Palmer is a professor of pathology and the director of the Pathology Residency Program at the University of Utah School of Medicine. She received her MD at West Virginia University and served as a resident in neurology and postdoctoral fellow in neuropathology at the University of Utah, where she also completed internships in internal medicine and pathology. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Neurology, recently served as the vice-president of the American Association of Neuropathologists, and sits on the editorial board of Case Reports in Pathology. Dr. Palmer’s research interests include neuropathological parameters of epilepsy, relationships between histologic and molecular genetic findings in brain tumors, and pediatric neuropathology, with special emphasis on epileptogenic disorders and brain tumors.