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Paula E. North, MD, PhD

Paula E. North, MD, PhD


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  • Pathology
  • Pediatric Pathology

Board Certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
  • Pediatric Pathology

Hospital Affiliations

  • Children's Hospital Of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
  • Froedtert Hospital

Patient Ages Seen

  • Infant
  • Child
  • Adolescent

Languages Spoken

  • English

Diseases & Conditions

  • Vascular Anomalies

Clinic Locations

Pathology - Children's

9000 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee WI,  53226
(414) 266-2526
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Dr. North serves as Chief of Pediatric Pathology at Medical College of Wisconsin and Medical Director of Pathology and Laboratory Services at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. She is active in research as well as clinical practice, and directs the collaborative research activities of the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin.

Dr. North is an internationally recognized authority in the histopathological diagnosis of vascular tumors and malformations. Contributions of her research program include recent discovery of the fundamental relationship between the vessels of infantile hemangioma and those of the placenta. She is a member of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, the Society for Pediatric Pathology, the International Society for the Study of Vascular Anomalies, Sigma Xi, and Alpha Omega Alpha.

Education / Training

  • Ph.D. in Molecular Biology - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine - Nashville, TN (1982)
  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences - Little Rock (1992)
  • Residency in Anatomic & Clinical Pathology - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences - Little Rock (1992-1995)