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Rosemary H. Tambouret, MD

Assistant Pathologist, Massachusetts General Hospital

Assistant Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School

Dr. Tambouret is the assistant director of the Cytopathology Service and director of the Cytopathology Fellowship program at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Department of Pathology


  • Cancer Center
  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Breast Evaluation
Clinical Interests
Obstetric pathology
Gynecologic pathology
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, University of Nice - France
Residency, Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
Fellowship, Englewood Hospital
Board Certifications
Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology
Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology
Foreign Languages
Patient Age Group
Accepting New Patients
Accepting New Patients


Dr Tambouret obtained her medical degree from the University of Nice, France and completed her residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at the Hospital of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Before joining the staff of the Massachusetts General Hospital in 1997 she did an Anatomic Pathology fellowship at Englewood Hospital and then moved to a junior attending position at North Shore Hospital. She later joined the staff of St. Vincent Hospital in Manhattan, New York, where she had responsibilities in all areas of anatomic pathology including cytopathology. She holds subspecialty board certification in cytopathology. 

Dr. Tamboure's research interests include all aspects of cytopathology, especially gynecologic cytopathology and cytology of the urinary tract and kidney. She also has research interests in obstetrical and gynecologic surgical pathology, post graduate medical education and provision of pathology services to underserved countries.


Research Interests include:

  • Cytopathology: histologic, cytogenetic and molecular correlation
  • Gynecologic pathology: histologic-molecular correlation of gynecologic tumors

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