CONTACT INFORMATION
Office:
L5/151 CSC
Phone:
(608) 265-2162
Mailing Address:

L5/151 CSC - 8550
600 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53792-8550

DEPARTMENT AFFILIATIONS

Robert Corliss, MD

  • Associate Professor (CHS)
Director of Autopsy

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine



Education
2005 -
2006
Forensic Pathology Fellow, Hennepin County Medical Examiners Office, Minneapolis, MN
2000 -
2005
Pathology Resident, University of Wisconsin Hospital, Madison, WI
1998 -
2000
MD, University of Wisconsin-Madison Medical School, Madison, WI
1996 -
1997
Pre-Clinical Basic Science Medical Curriculum, St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies
1993
Immunology Graduate Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
1992
Board Certified Cytotechnologist, CT (ASCP), School of Cytotechnology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
1990
Comparative Anatomy Graduate Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
1984 -
1989
BS, Biology and Chemistry, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI

Appointments & Positions
2013 -
Present
Associate Professor (CHS), Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI
2006 -
2013
Assistant Professor (CHS), Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI
2005 -
2006
Deputy Medical Examiner, Hennepin County Medical Examiners Office, Minneapolis, MN
2003 -
2005
Chief Pathology Resident, University of Wisconsin Hospital, Madison, WI
2003 -
2004
AP/CP Pathology Coverage, Good Samaritan Hospital, Merrill, WI
1994 -
1995
Cytotechnologist, Denver, CO
1992 -
1994
Cytotechnologist, Dane County Cytology Center, Madison, WI

Certifications & Licensure
2006 -
Present
Forensic Pathology Board Certified
2005 -
Present
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Board Certified

Awards & Honors
2012
“Golden Microscope Teaching Award” University of Wisconsin, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
2006
Summa Cum Laude Award, American Society of Neuroradiology, “Diagnostic Evaluation of Head and Neck Cancer: A Computer-based Training Module”, 44th Annual Meeting of the Society, San Diego, CA
2003
Special Recognition Award for Outstanding Teaching, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Wisconsin
2001
Book Award for most Expedient Autopsy Turnaround Time, Department of Pathology, University of Wisconsin
1997
Iota Epsilon Alpha Medical Honor Society, Position of Marshall, St. George’s University School of Medicine

Societies & Memberships
2006 -
Present
Wisconsin Coroners and Medical Examiners Association (WCMEA)
2005 -
Present
American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS)
2005 -
Present
National Association of Medical Examiners (NAME)
2001 -
Present
College of American Pathologists (CAP)
1992 -
Present
American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)

Selected Publications
Nichol PF, Corliss RF, Rajpal S, Helin M, Lund DP. "Perforation of the appendix from intestinal mucormycosis in a neonate." J. Pediatr. Surg.. 2004;39(7):1133-5.