Michael A. Husson, MD

Professor of Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania 
Vice Chair, Pathology, Pennsylvania Hospital
Laboratory Director, Penn Medicine Valley Forge

Contact InformationPennsylvania Hospital
Spruce Building, Rm 1026
801 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Office: 215-829-5441
Fax: 215-829-7564


Specialty Division

Laboratory Medicine


B.A (Physics), Harvard College, 1976
M.D. Boston University, 1980

Specialty Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine, 1983
American Board of Pathology, AP/CP, 1988

Postgraduate Training

Internal Medicine, intern, Pennsylvania Hospital, 1980-1981
Internal Medicine, resident, Pennsylvania Hospital, 1981-1983
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, resident, Pennsylvania Hospital, 1983-1987

Awards and Honors

Rensselaer Polytechnic Math and Science Award, 1973
John Harvard Scholarship, 1975
Alpha Omega Alpha, 1980
Chairman's Award for Distinguished Service
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
PennMedicine, 2015

Memberships and Professional Organizations

College of American Pathologists, 1989 - current
Philadelphia Pathology Society, 1989 - 1995
American Society of Clinical Pathology, 1989 - 2003
Philadelphia Medical Society, 1989 - 1995
American Association of Clinical Chemistry, 1989 - 2001
Pennsylvania Association of Pathologists, 1989 - 1995
Pennsylvania Medical Society, 1989 - 1995
USCAP, 2015 - current

Selected Publications

Autologous Donations For Bilateral Knee Arthroplasty - Benefit and Cost.
Husson M
Transfusion 52: 244a

Giant cell granuloma of the temporal bone in a mixed martial arts fighter.
Maerki J, Riddle ND, Newman J, Husson MA, Lee JY.
J Neurol Surg Rep. 73: 60-63

Esophageal cancer in a young woman with bulimia nervosa: a case report.
Shinohara ET, Swisher-McClure S, Husson M, Sun W, Metz J.
J Med Case Reports 29: 160

Primary ductal adenocarcinoma of the lacrimal gland.
Milman T, Shields JA, Husson M, Marr BP, Shields CL, Eagle RC Jr.
Ophthalmology 112: 2048-51

Back Pain in an Adult (Image Quiz)
Hosalkar HS, Howell J, Husson M, Lackman RD, Ogilvie CM.

Study comparing the BilliCheck(tm) and the new Minolta JM-103 transcutaneous bilirubin analysers in hospitalized patients.
Barroeta JE, Bhutani VK, Husson MA. S
Ped Acad Soc.

Comparative study of two transcutaneous bilirubin analysers in hospitalized newborns
Barroeta JE, Husson MA, Bhutani VK, Dalin C, Johnson LH.
Am Assoc Clin Chem

Orbital Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma Following Irradiation for Retinoblastoma.
Shields, J.A., Husson, M., Shields, C.L., Krema, H., Eagle, R.C., Singh, A.D.
Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 17: 58-61

Massive pulmonary fat embolism complicating a crisis in SC Sickle Cell Disease.
Davis J, Wallis-Crespo MC, Husson MA, Multhaupt HA.
Mod Pathol

Epstein-Barr virus associated adult respiratory distress syndrome in a patient with AIDS: a case report and review.
Stopyra, G.A., Multhaupt, H.A., Alexa, L., Husson, M., Stern, J., Warhol, M.J.
Mod Pathol 12: 984-89