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To serve patients, health care providers, research scientists, scholars, and society by providing excellence and innovation in diagnostic services and educational resources in a respectful, professional and culturally diverse atmosphere.

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To become a preeminent leader in academic anatomic and clinical pathology while translating basic science discovery to improved clinical care.

Shannon Butler-Williams, MD
Shannon Butler-Williams, MD

Rank: PGY-3

Campus Address:
171 Ashley Ave.
Dept of Pathology and Lab Medicine
Charleston, SC 29425

Phone: 843-792-4229


Undergraduate: University of California, Davis
Medical School: St. George’s University School of Medicine


Cytopathology: Houston Methodist Hospital, 2015


  1. Forcucci, J; Butler-Williams, S; Miller, N; Lazarchick, J. “ Plasma Cell Granuloma: An Entity within the Spectrum of IgG4-Related Disease.” Submitted to Head and Neck Pathology. March 2014.
  2. Butler-Williams S, Steed L, Coulter B, and Smith MT. Cytology/histology correlation in a renal transplant patient with infection by a dematiaceous fungus. Poster presentation at the 2013 College of American Pathologists Meeting. Orlando, FL, October 13-16, 2013.
  3. Butler-Williams S, Bruner E, Self S, and Riemer E. Eosinophilic Vasculopathy as a Complication of Rejection Following Orthotopic Heart Transplant. Poster presentation at the 2012 College of American Pathologists Meeting. San Diego, CA, September 9-12, 2012.
  4. Reeves K, Haslasm J, Butler-Williams S, Schmitt, B: “An Assessment of Tissue Depth Measurement Tables Used for Facial Reconstruction/Reproduction”. Proceedings of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, Vol XI, Feb 2005, pp 297-8.


  • American Society for Clinical Pathology, member since 2010
  • College of American Pathologists, member since 2011
    • CAP Residents Forum delegate 2013-present
    • CAP Cytopathology Committee Junior Member 2014-2015
  • South Carolina Society of Pathologists, member since 2011
  • United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, member since 2013


Cytopathology, California, South Carolina, Texas, CAP

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