Chunyu Cai, MD $$


Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Languages Spoken:
English, Mandarin,
UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

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Chunyu Cai, M.D., Ph.D., is a pathologist at Children’s Health.  He is also an assistant professor in the Department of Pathology at UT Southwestern. Dr. Cai received his medical degree at the Beijing Medical University, and completed his postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Connecticut Health Center followed by a residency at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine.

Dr. Cai’s clinical interests include brain tumors, diagnostic neuropathology, and peripheral muscle and nerve diseases.

Dr. Cai has research interests in meningioma and peripheral muscle and nerve diseases and has published multiple articles on these topics. He was awarded the Keifer Graduate Research Award, Wesleyan University, and he is member of American Association of Neuropathologists (AANP), and a member of United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP).

Education and Training

Medical School
Beijing Medical University (2001)
Beijing Medical University (2001)
Washington University (2014), Pathology
Washington University (2015), Pathology
Graduate School
Wesleyan University (2008)
Board Certification
American Board of Pathology/Anatomic Pathology

Departments and Programs

Pathology and Laboratory Services