Mark Pitt

Dr Pitt

Job Title: Consultant Histopathologist

Department: Pathology

Telephone Number: 01772 522146

Primary Medical Qualification: MBchB (Manchester)

Other Qualifications: FRCPath Bsc (Honours) Immunology and Oncology

Year of Registration: 1987

GMC Number: 3116164

Career History:  House Officer Surgery, Blackburn Royal Infirmary (1986). House Officer Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary (1987). Senior House Officer Pathology, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (1987-1989). Registrar North West England histopathology rotation (1989-1991). Specialist Registrar North West histopathology rotation (1991-95)

Specialist Areas: Surgical pathology; lead colorectal and bowel screening pathologist; deputy upper GI pathologist; breast receptor analysis; coroners pathologist and trust DI HTA PM licence

Specialist Interests: Surgical pathology; colorectal and bowel screening pathologist; upper GI pathology; breast receptor analysis; predictive testing; NEQAS immunohistochemistry; post-mortem service

Research Interests: Spectroscopic techniques in diagnosis