Carmelita Alvares, MD

Department Affiliations
Associate Professor

Interests
Hematopathology, Flow Cytometry, Clinical Cytogenetics

Education and Training
Residency, AP/CP, Bombay, India, Board Certified (Degree MD), 1990 
Clinical Cytogenetics Fellowship (accredited), University of Pittsburgh, PA, 1994
Residency, AP/CP, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ, 1998
Hematopathology Fellowship, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2000

Teaching Activities
Medical Students: Hematopathology Lecture and Laboratory, Problem-Based Learning and Small Groups
Pathology Residents and Fellows: Hematopathology

Notable Publications
BOOK REVIEWS 

Alvares CJ. Molecular Cytogenetics: Protocols and Applications. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 2003; 127(8):1055.

CHAPTERS
Schumacher HR, Alvares CJ, Mazzella F. Hemoglobin. In: Clinical Chemistry: Theory, Analysis, Correlation. 4th Edition, 2002, p675-694.

Schumacher HR, Alvares CJ, Blough RI, Mazzella F. Acute Leukemia. Interpretation of the Peripheral Blood Film. Clinics in Lab Med 2002; 22(1):153-192.

Mazzella F, Alvares C, Kowal-Vern A, Schumacher H. The Acute Erythroleukemias. Clinics in Lab Med 2000; 20(1):119-137.

ORIGINAL PAPERS

Rahal A; Reddy PS; Alvares C. Extranodal NK/T-Cell Lymphoma, Nasal Type, Presenting as a Breast Mass. Case Report. Cureus. 2015 Dec 15;7(12):e408. Doi: 10.7759/cureus.408

Alvares CJ, Blough R, Mazzella FM, Schumacher H. Genetics of the Chronic Leukemias. J Clin Ligand Assay 2001; 24(3):201-209.

Mazzella FM, Burns JP, Alvares CJ, Schumacher HR. Molecular Diagnostics in Hematological Disorders. J Clin Ligand Assay 2001; 24(3):172-191.

Fan G, Alvares C, Ismail S, Perrotta G, Roberts L, Glazier J, Van Hove L, Schisano T, Schumacher H. Quantitative and qualitative bone marrow analysis utilizing the Abbott Cell-Dyn 4000 Hematology Analyzer. Lab Hematol 1999; 5:45-51.

Sullivan GF, Amenta PS, Villanueva JD, Alvares CJ, Yang JM, Hait WN. The expression of drug resistance gene products during the progression of human prostate cancer. Clin Cancer Res 1998; 4(6):1393-403.

Randhawa PS, Whiteside T, Zeevi A, Nalesnik M, Alvares C, Gollin S, Demetris J, Locker J. Invitro culture of B-lymphocytes derived from Epstein-Barr virus-associated Posttransplant Lymphoproliferative Disease: Cytokine production and effect of interferon­alpha. In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim 1997; 33(10):803-808.

Randhawa PS, Zeevi A, Alvares CJ, Gollin S, Agostini R, Yunis E, Saidman S, Contis L, Demetris AJ, Nalesnik M. Morphologic and immunophenotypic characterization of a cell­line derived from Epstein-Barr virus associated post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease. In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim 1994; 30A:400-406.

Tiwari PL, Pandey BJ, Alvares CJ. An update on Renal Hypertension. Bombay Hospital Journal 1987; 29(2): 18-21.

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