Former Duke Fellow Dr. Rohini Kannuswamy Joins Faculty

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Assistant Professor Rohini Kannuswamy, MD, on April 1st, 2024. She will primarily serve in Cytopathology, and her main areas of professional interests include fine needle aspiration cytology and gynecologic malignancies.

Kannuswamy brings a wealth of experience and knowledge in the field of cytopathology. Her academic journey began in India at Coimbatore Medical College, where she completed her medical school and residency training. In pursuit of advanced training and practice opportunities, she relocated to the United States in 2010 and completed a second residency in Pathology at the University of Missouri-Columbia.

In 2017, she moved to North Carolina to complete a surgical pathology fellowship, followed by a cytopathology fellowship at Duke University. Post-fellowship, she practiced at LabCorp in Burlington, N.C.

“I look forward to embarking on a new phase of my career at Duke University,” said Kannuswamy. “I’m very excited for my new job that aligns more with my career aspirations and offers a multifaceted position that allows me to contribute to medical education while undertaking a challenging clinical role.”