Benjamin Mazer is a board-certified anatomic and clinical pathologist living in Baltimore, Maryland.

He works as a surgical pathology assistant at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Starting July 2021, he will be a gastrointestinal and liver pathology fellow at Yale.

He was previously a resident physician in the Departments of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Yale.

Dr. Mazer’s interests include diagnostic surgical pathology (GI and GU), laboratory management, evidence-based medicine, and health policy.

He received a BA from Swarthmore College, majoring in Biology and Linguistics. He was awarded a Lippincott Graduate Fellowship by Swarthmore.

He graduated with an MD and MBA from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and Simon Business School. He received the William B. & Phyllis H. Hawkins Award for pathology at graduation. He also served as the post-sophomore pathology fellow during medical school.

He has received a Leadership Development Award from the College of American Pathologists. He has served on the CAP Economic Affairs Committee and Residents Forum Executive Committee. He was selected for the American Society for Clinical Pathology’s “40 Under Forty” award in 2020.

His writing has appeared in both mainstream and academic outlets, including The New England Journal of Medicine, The British Medical Journal, The Atlantic, WIRED, Medscape, STAT, The Boston Globe, and elsewhere.

Dr. Mazer’s views do not represent those of his employer or any other organization with which he is affiliated.