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Bella Goyal, MD

Instructor, Pathology & Immunology




  • Medical Degree: Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA (2011)
  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency: Washington University, St. Louis, MO (2015)
  • LIver/GI Pathology Fellowship: Washington University, St. Louis, MO (2016)

Board Certifications

  • Missouri Medical License, 2015
  • American Board of Pathology, Anatomical and Clinical Pathology, 2015


  • Hobart Amory Hare Medical Honor Society, Jefferson Medical College, 2010
  • Al Giandomenico Award, Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, 2006

Clinical Interests

  • Liver/Gastrointestinal Pathology


Amacher AM, Goyal B, Lewis JS Jr, El-Mofty SK, Chernock RD. Prevalence of a Hobnail Pattern in Papillary, Poorly Differentiated, and Anaplastic Thyroid Carcinoma: A Possible Manifestation of High-Grade Transformation. Am J Surg Pathol. 2015 Feb; 39(2):260-5. PMID: 25321328.
Goyal B, Duncavage EJ, Martinez D, Lewis JS Jr, Chernock RD. Next-Generation Sequencing of Salivary High-Grade Neuroendocrine Carcinomas Identifies Alterations in RB1 and the mTOR Pathway. Exp Mol Pathol. 2014 Dec; 97(3):572-8. PMID: 25446844.
 Lestini BJ, Goldsmith KC, Fluchel MN, Liu X, Chen NL, Goyal B, Pawel BR, Hogarty MD. Mcl1 Downregulation Sensitizes Neuroblastoma to Cytotoxic Chemotherapy and Small Molecule Bcl2-Family Antagonists. Cancer Biol Ther. 2009 Aug; 8(16):1587-95. PMID: 19556859.


Julie Gutierrez

Office Location: BJC-IH Building, Room 3439