Sylvia Gutierrez, MD, FCAP, FASCP

Assistant Professor
Department of Anatomy

Medical Training
  • Residency: Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus, PR, 2005
  • Internship: Hospital Episcopal San Lucas, Ponce PR, 2001
  • Medical: MD, Ponce School of Medicine, Ponce, PR, 2000
  • Undergraduate: Bachelor of Biology, University of Puerto Rico, Cayey, 1995
  • American Board of Anatomical Pathology, August 2006
  • American Board of Clinical Pathology, August 2006
Professional Affiliations
  • College of American Pathologists-fellow member
  • American Society of Clinical Pathologist-fellow member
  • Asociación Médica de Puerto Rico
Honors and awards
  • Dermatology and Pathology Interest Group, Ponce School of Medicine
  • Recognition Dermatology Missionary Clinic, Vieques, Puerto Rico, March 2010
  • American Medical Association Physician’s Recognition Award with Commendation, February 2009
  • American Registry of Outstanding Professionals-Lifetime Member
  • “Intestinal Endometriosis as a cause of an unusual Rectal Bleeding: A Case Report”-to be published
  • “Female Hydrocele of the Canal of Nuck; A Case Report”-to be published
On-going research projects
  • Collaboration with Ponce School of Medicine/Moffitt Cancer Center Partnership Tissue Procurement Core-tissue collecting facility, Hospital Episcopal San Lucas, Ponce: August 2009-September 2010
  • Tissue Procurement Core Pathologist: September 2010-present