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Cheryl A. Hanau

Cheryl A. Hanau, MD

Professor & Richard Shuman, MD, Chair

Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Practices: Drexel Pathology

Specialties: Pathology


  • MD - Jefferson Medical College
  • Muhlenberg College

Awards & Honors

  • Named "Top Doctor" by Philadelphia Magazine (2018)
  • Recipient of the Lindback Award
  • Recipient of the June Klinghoffer Clinical Educator Award
  • Recipient of several Golden Apple Awards

Dr. Cheryl Hanau is a pathologist in Center City Philadelphia.

Affiliated Hospitals: Hahnemann University Hospital; Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital

In the News

"2013 Golden Apple Awards"
(April 19, 2013)

Clinical Services



  • Surgical Pathology - Jefferson University Hospital (1994)
  • Cytopathology - Jefferson University Hospital (1995)


  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology - Jefferson University Hospital (1990-1993)


  • Pathology - Jefferson University Hospital (1989)

Cheryl Hanau, MD, is professor and Richard Shuman, MD, Chair of the Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at Drexel University College of Medicine. Before her appointment as chair, Dr. Hanau served the College of Medicine in a number of other key positions, most recently as associate dean for admissions, and program director of the Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Residency.

Contact Information

Practice Office

Drexel Pathology Lab
245 N. 15th Street
Mail Stop 435
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215.762.8375
Fax: 215.762.3274