Brittany Cody, DO

Assistant Professor of Pathology, Division of Anatomic Pathology, Thoracic Pathology Center of Excellence

Clinical Expertise

  • Non-Neoplastic Lung (including Interstitial Lung Disease)
  • Mesothelioma
  • Lung Tumors


American Board of Pathology- Anatomical and Clinical Pathology

Education & Training
Thoracic Pathology Fellowship - University of Chicago Medical Center
Residency (Anatomic and Clinical Pathology) - Rush University Medical Center
DO - Rocky Vista University, College of Osteopathic Medicine
Research Interests

Dr. Cody’s research interests include non-neoplastic lung pathology as well as histopathologic and molecular analysis of mesothelioma.

Representative Publications
  • Dolezal JM, Srisuwananukorn A, Karpeyev D, Ramesh S, Kochanny S, Cody B, Mansfield AS, Rakshit S, Bansal R, Bois MC, Bungum AO, Schulte JJ, Vokes EE, Garassino MC, Husain AN, Pearson AT. Uncertainty-informed deep learning models enable high-confidence predictions for digital histopathology. Nat Commun. 2022 Nov 2;13(1):6572. doi: 10.1038/s41467-022-34025-x. PMID: 36323656; PMCID: PMC9630455.
  • Spurr LF, Martinez CA, Kang W, Chen M, Zha Y, Hseu R, Gutiontov SI, Turchan WT, Lynch CM, Pointer KB, Chang P, Murgu S, Husain AN, Cody B, Vokes EE, Bestvina CM, Patel JD, Diehn M, Gajewski TF, Weichselbaum RR, Chmura SJ, Pitroda SP. Highly aneuploid non-small cell lung cancer shows enhanced responsiveness to concurrent radiation and immune checkpoint blockade. Nat Cancer. 2022 Nov 28. doi: 10.1038/s43018-022-00467-x. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36443406.
  • Chelala L, Adegunsoye A, Cody B, Husain A, Chung JH. Updated Imaging Classification of Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis. Radiologic Clinics of North America.
  • Sethi S, Cody B, Farhat, NA, Pool M, Katab N. Biphenotypic sinonasal sarcoma: report of 3 cases with a review of literature. Human Pathology: Case Reports. Volume 24, June 2021.
  • Ibrahim SA, Wallis LS, Cody B, Cavanaugh KP. Enlarging verrucous plaque in a Guatemalan male. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology Case Reports. 2021 May 18;11:146-147.
  • Brunsgaard EK, Wallis LS, Cody B, Cavanaugh KP. Atypical Granular Cell Tumor Developing Within a Tattoo. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology Case Reports. June 2020.