Michael W. Kaufman, MDDirector,
Autopsy Services


  • American Board of Pathology, Anatomic Pathology, 1976, Recertified 1997; Recertified 2008
  • American Board of Pathology, Subspecialty in Cytopathology, 1989

University Appointment

  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Pathology, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Education and Training

  • 1972, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, MD
  • 1972-1976, University of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics, Internship & Residency
  • 1977-1978, University of Texas, MD Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute, Research Fellowship in Surgical Pathology


  • Saluja K, Thakral B, Bit-Ivan E, Kaufman M, Liu L: Fine-needle aspiration of metastatic renal cell carcinoma to a male breast: A rare initial presentation.  CytoJournal 2014 Apr 29; 11:8.
  • Benson MD, Cheema N, Kaufman M, Goldschmidt RA, Beaumont JL: Uterine intravascular fetal material and coagulopathy at peripartum hysterectomy.  Gynecol Obstet Invest 2012; 73(2):158-61.
  • Wilson AL, Kaufman M, Thomson RB Jr, Gavin PJ: Fulminant fatal toxic shock syndrome with Staphylococcus aureus.  Am J Emerg Med 2007; 25(2):225-6. 
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