Samuel Parks M.D.: Biography/Education

Past Professor; Teaching Faculty, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Department of Pathology and Lab Medicine


  • M.D. – University of Colorado School of Medicine
  • B.S. in chemistry, Summa Cum Laude, Arizona State University


Samuel Parks has been teaching at the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine since 1986. He is certified by the American Board of Pathology and holds medical staff appointments at all three hospitals in Reno, Nevada. Dr. Parks has held several board and committee appointments and is a member of the College of American Pathologists and the American Medical Association. His current research interests include neoplasms of adipose tissue, adipocyte reactions to injury and repair and nuclear changes and the cytoskeleton.

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