Board certified in Anatomic Pathology; Professor Emeritus of Pathology and Cell Biology, Columbia University; Consulting Pathologist, Enzo Clinical LaboratoriesBiography
Dr. Wright received his Medical Degree from Harvard Medical School; his pathology residency training at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, and his fellowship in OB/Gyn Pathology at Columbia University. Dr. Wright served as the Director of the Division of Gynecologic, Perinatal, and Cytologic Pathology at Columbia University Medical Center and also headed the colposcopy services at New York Presbyterian Hospital for over 15 years. He is a Past President of the American Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology and was the lead author of the 2001 and 2007 ASCCP Consensus Guidelines for the Management of Cytologic Abnormalities. He is now a Professor Emeritus of Pathology and Cell Biology at Columbia University and is involved in a variety of clinical trials focusing primarily on the development of diagnostic and risk-assessment tests for cervical disease both in the U.S. and low resource settings. He was one of the lead investigators for the recently completed Onclarity HPV trial that was used to obtain FDA clearance for the BD Onclarity HPV assay. He has published over 250 articles and chapters on HPV and cervical disease. In addition to clinical research, Dr. Wright is in active clinical practice as a gynecological pathologist at Enzo Clinical Laboratories.