Catalina Amador, MD

Department Affiliations
Associate Professor
Section Medical Director, Bone Marrow Laboratory, Hematopathology Laboratory

Hematopathology, bone marrow pathology, myeloid neoplasm

Education and Training
MD, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia, 2004
Residency, Anatomic & Clinical Pathology, Washington University School of Medicine,  2008 - 2011 (PGY1-PGY3)
Residency, Anatomic & Clinical Pathology, Mayo Clinic,  2011 - 2012 (PGY4)
Fellowship, Surgical Pathology, Mayo Clinic, 2012 - 2013
Fellowship, Hematopathology, Northwestern University, 2013 - 2014

Notable Publications

Heavican T, Bouska A, Yu J, Lone W, Zhang W, Nairismagi ML, Greiner TC, Amador C, Vose J, Weisenburger DD, Pileri S, Chan WC, Iqbal J. Molecular Subgroups of Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma Evolve by Distinct Genetic Pathways. Submitted to Blood.
Pei-Dong Chi, MM, 1, # Natalie S. Freed, MD, 2, # Laura Wake, MD, 2, # Cynthia Page,MT, 2 Amador C, MD, 2 Hina Naushad Qureishi, MBBS, 2 Timothy Greiner, MD, 2 Scott Rodig, MD, PhD, 3 Samuel Pirruccello, MD, 2 Ji Yuan, MD, PhD, 2* and Kai Fu, MD, PhD 2*. A Novel Washing Technique for Flow Cytometric Study of lymphoid Malignancies Using Needle Core Biopsy Specimens. .Submitted to Cytometry B Clin Cytom
Yuan J, Gali VL, Perry DA, Fu K, Qureishi H, Amador-Ortiz C, Greiner T, Pirruccello SJ. Flow cytometric characteristics of extrathymic thymocytes in adenoid tissue: A case report and comparison to normal thymus and thymoma. Cytometry B Clin Cytom. 2017 Jan 25. doi: 10.1002/cyto.b.21514. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28124496

Verma V, Giri S, Bhatt VR, Amador-Ortiz C, Armitage JO. Synchronous or Metachronous Hairy Cell Leukemia and Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: A Case Series and Literature Review. Front Oncol. 2017 Jan 9;6:270. doi: 10.3389/fonc.2016.00270. eCollection 2016. 

Amador-Ortiz C, Goolsby CL, Peterson LC, Wolniak KL, McLaughlin JL, Gao J, Chen YH. Flow cytometric analysis of lymphoid-enhancer-binding factor 1 (LEF1) in diagnosis of chronic lymphocytic leukemia/small lymphocytic lymphoma. Accepted for publication American Journal of Clinical Pathology 2015 143(2):214-122 PMID: 25596247  

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