Dr. Maria McIntire joined Miraca Life Sciences in September 2010. She attended Rush University Medical College in her hometown of Chicago then completed an Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency at Rush University as well.
Dr. McIntire pursued a fellowship in gastrointestinal and liver pathology. At Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, she was involved in one of the busiest academic gastrointestinal pathology clinical services, for consultation and second opinion diagnosis of patients with gastrointestinal disorders. In addition, she worked on numerous research projects and was involved in resident and medical student teaching. Dr. McIntire has authored and co-authored multiple abstracts and peer-reviewed papers and presented at national and international meetings, where her work has been awarded. Her research interests include Barrett’s esophagus, inflammatory bowel disease and molecular markers in gastrointestinal cancer. She is a diplomate of the American Board of Pathology with certification in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology. She is also a member of the AGA and Fellow of the American College of Pathologists where she is an active participant in the Pathologists’ Spokespersons Network designed to promote pathologists as experts and advisors on medical testing. Since her start at Miraca Life Sciences, she has been active in pursuing her research interests, publishing papers, and continuing her collaborative work with Brigham and Women’s Hospital in both gastrointestinal and pulmonary pathology. In her spare time, she enjoys exploring Boston, the New England area, and loves to travel abroad.