Faculty

Our clinicians and researchers are recognized leaders both at the national and international level.

Maher Y. Abdalla, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: free radical biology

Catalina Amador, M.D. 
Assistant Professor; Expertise: hematopathology

Lora L. Arnold, M.S., M.T. (ASCP) 
Assistant Professor; Expertise: chemical carcinogenesis

John J. Baker, M.D. 
Associate Professor; Expertise: cytopathology

Kenneth W. Bayles, Ph.D.
Professor; Expertise: bacterial pathogenesis

Julia A. Bridge, M.D.
Professor; Expertise: cytopathology

W. Scott Campbell, MBA, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: health informatics

Steven D. Carson, Ph.D.
Professor; Expertise: blood coagulation, coxsackievirus

Sujata Chaudhari, Ph.D.
Instructor; Expertise: staphylococcal physiology, metabolism and stress response

Vinai Chittezham Thomas, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: bacterial pathogenesis

Samuel M. Cohen, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor; Expertise: urology and chemical carcinogenesis

Leah Cook, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: bone metastasis, tumor immunology and innate immunology

Allison Cushman-Vokoun, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor; Expertise: molecular genetic pathology

Dominick J. DiMaio, M.D.
Associate Professor; Expertise: dermatopathology

Paul D. Fey, Ph.D.
Professor; Expertise: bacterial pathogenesis

Kurt W. Fisher, M.D., Ph.D.
Instructor; Expertise: GI tract, liver, and solid organ transplant pathology

Kirk W. Foster, M.D.
Associate Professor; Expertise: renal pathology

Kai Fu, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor; Expertise: hematopathology

Catherine Gebhart, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: molecular diagnostics

Timothy C. Greiner, M.D.
Professor; Expertise: molecular lymphoma pathology

Steven H. Hinrichs, M.D.
Professor and Chair; Expertise: molecular pathology

Javeed Iqbal, Ph.D.
Associate Professor; Expertise: lymphoma biology

Peter C. Iwen, Ph.D.
Professor; Expertise: clinical microbiology

Tammy L. Kielian, Ph.D.
Professor; Expertise: immunology, infectious diseases

Scott Koepsell, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor; Expertise: transfusion medicine

Marilynn A. Larson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: molecular microbiology

Scott R. Lauer, M.D.
Associate Professor; Expertise: dermatopathology, soft tissue pathology

Audrey J. Lazenby, M.D.
Professor; Expertise: surgical pathology

Subodh M. Lele, M.D. 
Professor, Expertise: surgical, GU & GYN pathology

James Linder, M.D.
Professor, Expertise: digital pathology and computer imaging, hematology, cytopathology, technology development, and computer-aided instruction

Rodney S. Markin, M.D., Ph.D. 
Professor, Expertise: hepatic pathology, informatics

Rodney D. McComb, M.D.
Professor; Expertise: neuropathology

Thomas L. McDonald, Ph.D.
Professor; Expertise: immunology

Rajini Reddy Mudhasani, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: immunovirology

Caitlin Murphy, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: clinical microbiology

Prabagaran (Praba) Narayanasamy, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: antibiotic discovery and delivery

Scot Ouellette, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: chlamydial microbiology

Hina Naushad Qureishi, M.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: hematopathology

Caroline L. Ng, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: malaria drug resistance

Samuel J. Pirruccello, M.D.
Professor; Expertise: immunopathology and clinical chemistry

Michael Punsoni, M.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: neuropathology
 
Stanley J. Radio, M.D.
Professor; Expertise: cytopathology and cardiovascular pathology
 
St. Patrick Reid, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: ebola, zika and chikungunya


Elizabeth A. Rucks, Ph.D.
Associate Professor; Expertise: host trafficking to the chlamydial inclusion, growth and development of chlamydia

Marat Sadykov, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: bacterial pathogenesis

Anthony Sambol, M.A., SM (NRCM), RBP (ABSA)
Assistant Professor; Expertise: NPHL, biosecurity and pathogens

Mariano Sanchez-Lockhart, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: immune response to pathogen infection

Sara Shunkwiler, M.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: red blood cell exchange and apheresis in pregnancy

Rakesh K. Singh, Ph.D.
Professor; Expertise: tumor immunology

Alina G. Sofronescu, Ph.D., M.Sc.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: clinical chemistry

Kaihong Su, Ph.D. 
Associate Professor; Expertise: autoimmunity

Janos Sumegi, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor: Expertise: gene expression analysis

Keer Sun, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: immunology

Benjamin J. Swanson, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: gastro intestinal, pancreatobiliary hepatic, transplant, ENT and pulmonary

James E. Talmadge, Ph.D.
Professor; Expertise: tumor biology and immunotherapy

Geoffrey A. Talmon, M.D.
Associate Professor; Expertise: surgical pathology and transplant

Yun-An Tseng, D.O.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: breast

Guangshun (Gus) Wang, Ph.D.
Associate Professor; Expertise: structural biology and bioinfo

Phyllis I. Warkentin, M.D.
Professor; Expertise: transfusion medicine

Haitao Wen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: innate immunity

James L. Wisecarver, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor; Expertise: transplantation immunology

Yangsheng Yu, Ph.D.
Instructor; Expertise: immunology, autoimmune diseases and autoantibodies

Ji (Jane) Yuan, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise:hematopathology

Ana Yuil-Valdes, M.D.
Instructor; Expertise: cytopathology and fine needle aspiration

Weiwei Zhang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Expertise: bioinformatics