Lesley C. Lomo, MD

Lesley C. Lomo, MD

Subspecialties: Gynecologic pathology, breast pathology, and cytopathology

Associate Professor, University of Utah School of Medicine


  • Cytopathology
  • Gynecologic pathology
  • Breast pathology


  • Master’s Degree—Basic Medical Sciences, Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • Medical Degree—Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • Residency—Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Fellowship—Women’s and Perinatal Pathology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Fellowship—Breast Pathology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Fellowship—Cytopathology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital


  • American Board of Pathology (Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Cytopathology)
  • Medical Education Scholars Program, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center
  • CAP Advanced Practical Pathology Program in Multidisciplinary Breast Pathology, 2015
  • CAP Advanced Practical Pathology Program in Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration, 2018
  • United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology
  • American Society for Clinical Pathology
  • American Society of Cytopathology
  • College of American Pathologists
  • International Society of Gynecological Pathologists
  • American Medical Association

Research Interests

  • Pathology resident, fellow and medical student education, including curricular development, assessment, and novel educational techniques
  • Precursors of neoplastic endometrial pathology
  • Non-neoplastic endometrial pathology, including endometrial metaplasias and nonmalignant histopathologic etiologies of abnormal uterine bleeding and infertility
  • Biomarkers of malignancy risk in preneoplastic epithelial breast disease
  • Impact of preanalytic factors and improvements in cytology specimen procurement and preparation for optimal ancillary testing
  • Quality and patient safety initiatives in anatomic pathology and pathology resident education


  • Outstanding Teaching Award in Anatomic Pathology, University of Utah Department of Pathology, 2020
  • Faculty Teaching Award, University of New Mexico Department of Pathology, 2009

Recent Publications