Savita Arya , MD
Associate Professor of Pathology
Savita Arya, MD, holds a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), and Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree in Pathology from Mumbai University, India, where she also received a diploma in Pathology and Bacteriology (DPB).
Dr. Arya’s professional experience includes holding the positions of lecturer at Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals’ Blood Bank in Mumbai; Senior Resident at Government Medical College, Chandigarh; Assistant Professor at Manipal College of Medical Sciences in Pokhara, Nepal; and Consultant Pathologist at Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation in Guyana and Victoria Hospital in Castries, St. Lucia. She has also worked in the Cytology and Hematopathology departments at Tata Memorial Hospital in India, where her areas of focus included exfoliative cytology, bone marrow aspirates and biopsies, flow cytometry, cytogenetics, and electron microscopy, and has taught pathology in several U.S. and Caribbean medical schools.
Dr. Arya has also held several administrative roles, including serving as an Assistant Dean of Basic Sciences and Director of Medical Education in St. Kitts and St. Lucia, respectively; as chair of an admissions and faculty development committee; as a course director in pathology; and as a module director for the heme and lymph module.
Dr. Arya joined Ross University School of Medicine in 2009 as an Assistant Professor in Pathology and was promoted to the rank of Associate Professor in 2011. She teaches General Pathology, Oncopathology, and Dermatopathology.