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Priti Lal, MD

Priti Lal, MD Physician

Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Dr. Lal is employed by Penn Medicine.

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About Dr. Priti Lal

My clinical expertise is in GU pathology.

Clinical Specialties


  • Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Pathology - Anatomic Pathology, 2010

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Clover Health Plan
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • eLAP Services
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Homestead Smart Health Plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Health and Wellness (Centene) Medicare
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Provider Partners Health Plan
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan
  • Veterans Choice Program

Education and Training

Medical School: Maulana Azad Medical College University of Delhi
Fellowship: National Institutes of Health
Residency: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Fellowship: Armed Forces Institute
Fellowship: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center


AACR, National ASCO, International College of American Pathologists, National ISUP, International Pennsylvania Association of Pathologists, Local

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Lal is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.


Description of Research Expertise:

Application of high through-put technology to gain insights into the biology of human cancers, with special interest in GU cancers.

Selected Publications:

Aileen Grace P. Arriola, MD, Sahar J. Farahani, Hersh K. Bhargava, Thomas J. Guzzo, MD, MPH, John S. J. Brooks, MD, and Priti Lal, MD: PD-L1 Expression Reveals Significant Association with Squamous Differentiation in the Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma. AJCP : 2018.

Hersh Bhargava, Patrick Leo, Robin Elliott, Andrew Janowczyk, Jon Whitney, Sanjay Gupta, Pingfu Fu, Kosj Yamoah, Timothy Rebbeck, Michael Feldman, Priti Lal, and Anant Madabhushi: Digital features of stromal morphology in prostate cancer differ between African-Americans and Caucasians and are prognostic of recurrence following prostatectomy Clinical cancer Research : 2018.

Kazanietz et al.: COX-2 mediates pro-tumorigenic effects of PKCĪµ in prostate cancer Oncogene : 2018.

Narayan V, Hwang WT, Lal P, Rosen MA, Gallagher M, O'Dwyer PJ, Vaughn DJ: Cyclin-Dependent Kinase 4/6 Inhibition for the Treatment of Unresectable Mature Teratoma: Long-Term Follow-Up of a Phase II Study. Clin Genitourin Cancer PMID: 27055371 : 2016.

Charnita Zeigler Johnson, Michael Feldman, Priti Lal, et al: The relationship between Obesity, Prostate Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocytes and Macrophages, and Biochemical Failure. PLOS ONE : 2016.

Kosj Yamoah, M.D, Ph.D., Michael Johnson M.D., Voleak Choeurng, M.S, Kasra, Yousefi, M.S., Zaid Haddad, Robert Den, M.D., Priti Lal, M.D., Michael Feldman, M.D, Ph.D, Adam P. Dicker, M.D., Ph.D, Eric A. Klein, M.D, Elai Davicioni, Ph.D, Timothy R. Rebbeck, Ph.D, Edward M. Schaeffer, M.D. Ph.D: A novel biomarker signature which may predict aggressive disease in African-American men with prostate cancer Journal of clinical oncology : 2015.

Yamoah K, Johnson MH, Choeurng V, Faisal FA, Yousefi K, Haddad Z, Ross AE, Alshalafa M, Den R, Lal P, Feldman M, Dicker AP, Klein EA, Davicioni E, Rebbeck TR, Schaeffer EM.: Novel Biomarker Signature That May Predict Aggressive Disease in African American Men With Prostate Cancer. J Clin Oncol. : 2015.

Renee Frank, MD, Priti Lal, MD, Jane Kearns, CHS, Valerie R. McCarro, CHT, Maria R. Molina, MSN, CRNP, Joyce W. Wald, DO, Lee R. Goldberg, MD, MPH and Malek Kamoun, MD, PhD: Correlation of Circulating Complement-Fixing Donor Specific Antibodies Identified by the C1q Assay and Presence of C4d in Endomyocardial Biopsy AJCP : 2015.

Malek Kamoun, Priti Lal, et al: Fatal Accelerated Rejection with a Prominent Natural Killer Cell Infiltrate in a Heart Transplant Recipient with Peripartum Cardiomyopathy Transplant immunology : 2017.

Academic Contact Info

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
6 Founders Pavilion
3400 Spruce Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104-4283
Phone: (215) 662-6505
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)

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