Phoenix, Arizona




Yasmeen M. Butt, M.D., studies interstitial lung disease, lung cancer, heart and lung transplant biology, and diseases of the cardiovascular system.

Dr. Butt has a particular interest in nonneoplastic lung disease and recently completed a collaborative project describing the findings in vaping-associated lung injury.

Focus areas

  • Pulmonary and mediastinal pathology
  • Cardiovascular pathology
  • General surgical and autopsy pathology
  • Interstitial lung disease
  • Pulmonary infections
  • Cardiac, pulmonary and vascular neoplasia

Significance to patient care

Dr. Butt's research aims to improve outcomes for patients with cardiovascular and pulmonary conditions.

Professional highlights

  • Recipient, Vernie A. Stembridge, M.D., Resident Teaching Award, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 2018


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Primary Appointment

  1. Senior Associate Consultant, Division of Anatomic Pathology, Department of Laboratory Medicine/Pathology

Academic Rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Laboratory Medicine And Pathology


  1. Fellow - Thoracic Pathology University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  2. Resident - Anatomic Pathology University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  3. Resident - Anatomic and Clinical Pathology University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  4. MD St. George's University
  5. BA - Biochemistry, Biology, Japanese Studies Austin College

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