Katherine Boylan, MD

Katherine Boylan, MD

Subspecialties: Gastrointestinal, pancreatic, hepatic, and gynecologic pathology

Assistant Professor, University of Utah School of Medicine


  • Gastrointestinal
  • Pancreatic and Hepatobiliary Pathology
  • Gynecologic Pathology


  • Medical Degree – Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University
  • Residency – Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, University of Utah School of Medicine
  • Fellowship – Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Pathology, University of Chicago School of Medicine


  • American Board of Pathology

Research Interests

  • Sessile serrated polyps and the serrated colon cancer pathway
  • Pathology resident education


  • Rodger C. Haggitt Gastrointestinal Pathology Society: Gastrointestinal Pathology – 2020 Abstract Honorable Mention Award

Recent Publications

Rickelt S, et al. Agrin in the muscularis mucosa serves as a biomarker distinguishing hyperplastic polyps from sessile serrated lesions. Clin Cancer Res. 2020;26(6):1277–1287.

Kanth P, et al. Molecular biomarkers of sessile serrated adenoma/polyps. Clin Transl Gastroenterol. 2019;10(12):e00104.