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Josephine Ambruzs


Dr. Josephine Ambruzs joined our staff in 2013 following the completion of her fellowship training in renal pathology at Arkana Laboratories. During her fellowship, she received the Renal Pathology Society’s Pathologist-In-Training Best USCAP Abstract Award.

Dr. Ambruzs received her MD from Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in Piscataway, NJ, and a Master of Public Health in Epidemiology from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She completed a pathology residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, where she finished her tenure as chief resident. She also received the Department of Pathology Teaching Award for Excellence as a Small Group Facilitator while at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. At Arkana, Dr. Ambruzs helps troubleshoot with our specimen triage team, works on our standardization in diagnostics committee, and provides much support as an internal consultant on challenging cases. Additionally, Dr. Ambruzs is involved with national research consortiums such as CureGN and the Banff TMA Working Group. In her free time, Dr. Ambruzs enjoys gardening, spending time with her family, running, and learning about wine.

Dr. Ambruzs is a member of the American Society of Nephrology, Renal Pathology Society, United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, College of American Pathology, and American Society for Clinical Pathology.