Dr. Emily A Sloan, MD, PhD

Dr. Emily A. Sloan, MD, PhD

Dr. Emily A. Sloan, MD, PhD

Languages: English
Phone: 202-687-5307

Contact this Provider:

  • Pathology
Conditions I Treat
  • acoustic neuroma
  • anaplastic astrocytoma
  • anaplastic ependymoma
  • arachnoid cyst
  • benign neoplasm of brain
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Procedures I Perform
  • autopsy
  • biopsy of brain
  • brain cancer genomics
  • cancer genetics
  • craniectomy
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About the Provider

A clinical attending of neuropathology, Emily Sloan, MD, PhD, has joined MedStar Georgetown University Hospital’s Comprehensive Brain Tumor Center.

Dr. Sloan is a member of the American Association of Neuropathologists, serving on the Professional Affairs Committee. She has published more than 20 basic science and translational research studies in peer-reviewed journals. She integrates histopathologic tumor classification with current molecular testing, ensuring that her patients receive the best possible diagnostic care. Dr. Sloan received the O.T. Bailey-Helena Riggs Award in 2019.

Dr. Sloan���s main areas of clinical expertise include:

  • Expert diagnostic services in neuro-oncology, epilepsy, nerve and muscle disorders, neurodegenerative diseases, and infections
  • Rapid intraoperative consultations
  • Post-mortem neuropathologic brain examinations, including evaluation of neurodegenerative diseases
  • Ancillary techniques including histochemistry, immunohistochemistry, ultrastructural evaluation, and molecular genetics for integrated tumor classification

  • Fellowship Program: University of California San Francisco (2020)
  • Residency Program: University of Virginia Hospitals (2018)
  • Medical School: University of Virginia School of Medicine (2014)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Pathology, Anatomic Pathology
  • Board Certification: American Board of Pathology, Clinical Pathology
  • Board Certification: American Board of Pathology, Neuropathology
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Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center
  • MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital