Dr Mary Falzon

Cytologist & Histopathologist

Mary Falzon

Dr Mary Falzon has been a consultant in histology and cytology for 31 years working for 10 years at Ealing Hospital and 21 years at University College Hospital London.

She qualified from the Middlesex Hospital medical school in London in 1981and after posts in various medical and surgical specialities she started her training in cellular pathology as an assistant Lecturer at The Middlesex hospital and then as a lecturer at University College Hospital London before taking up her consultant posts.

She has a special interest in Breast and Lung pathology and participates in both cervical and diagnostic cytology rotas. She collaborates in various research projects in both breast and lung and has published over 70 academic  papers in prestigious journals including Nature and The new England Journal with her collaborators. She has written chapters in diagnostic cytology, molecular processes in breast pathology and on Her 2 testing.

Mary is the Clinical Director for Pathology at UCLH, an Associate Clinical Professor at UCL, an Associate Responsible Officer and lead appraiser at UCLH and the Designated Individual for the HTA for the postmortem service.