Faculty Brief Bio

Xianfeng Frank Zhao, MD, PhD, MBA
Xianfeng Frank Zhao, MD, PhD, MBA

Chair and Professor

Medical School: Shandong Medical University
Graduate School: University of Western Ontario (PhD) and Robert H. Smith School of Business (MBA)
Internship: Shandong Medical University
Residency: State University of New York at Buffalo
Fellowship: University of Pennsylvania
Areas of Interest: Hematopathology, malignant lymphomas and precision pathology


Charbel Abou-Diwan, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Graduate: Cleveland State University
Fellowship: Emory University
Area of Interest: Clinical chemistry

 

Glenda Amog-Jones, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Medical School: Far Eastern University
Internship: Veterans Memorial Medical Center
Residency: Danbury Hospital
Fellowship: University of Iowa
Areas of Interest: Cytopathology and surgical pathology

David Carpentieri, MD

David Carpentieri, MD

Associate Professor

Medical School: Faculdade de Ciencias Medicas da Santa Casa de Sao Paulo
Internship: University of Miami
Residency: The Lankenau Hospital
Fellowship: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Area of Interest: Pediatric pathology

C. Kevin Huls, MD

Stephen Coons, MD

Clinical Professor

Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson
Residency: University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson​
Fellowship: Barrow Neurological Institute
Area of Interest: Neuropathology

 

Caroline Cross, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Medical School: Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara
Internship: New York Medical College
Residency: University of Minnesota
Fellowship: Bexar County Office of the Medical Examiner
Area of Interest: Forensic pathology

Mathew Borst, MD

Robin Cusick, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Medical School: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Residency: Baylor University Medical Center
Fellowship: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Area of Interest: Blood banking and transfusion medicine

Neha Dahiya, MD

Neha Dahiya, MD, MBA

Clinical Assistant Professor

Medical School: Punjabi University
Residency: Bangalore University
Graduate School: Washington University in St Louis
Area of Interest: Undergraduate medical education

Daphne deMello, MD

Daphne deMello, MD

Professor

Medical School: Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College
Internship: King Edward Memorial Hospital
Residency: DePaul Hospital (Clinical Pathology) and St. Elizabeth Hospital (Anatomical Pathology)
Fellowship: Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital
Area of Interest: Pediatric pathology

Paul Dickman, MD

Paul Dickman, MD

Professor

Medical School: Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Internship: Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Residency: University of California, San Diego
Area of Interest: Pediatric pathology

Aamir Ehsan, MD

Aamir Ehsan, MD

Clinical Professor

Medical School: Dow Medical College
Residency: Hahnemann University
Fellowship: The Ohio State University (Transfusion Medicine) and The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (Hematopathology)
Areas of Interest: Hematopathology and transfusion medicine

 

Sarah Estrada, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Medical School: Tulane University
Residency: St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
Fellowship: Medical University of South Carolina
Area of Interest: Dermatopathology

Mark Fischione, MD

Mark Fischione, MD

Associate Professor

Medical School: American University of the Caribbean
Residency: St. John Hospital and Medical Center
Fellowship: Southwestern Institute of Forensic Sciences
Area of Interest: Undergraduate medical education

Shipra Garg, MD

Shipra Garg, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Medical School: Lady Hardinge Medical College
Internship: Lady Hardinge Medical College
Residency: St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
Fellowship: Children’s Hospital of Michigan
Area of Interest: Pediatric pathology

 

Sharon Gburek, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Medical School: Pritzer School of Medicine, University of Chicago
Residency: Mayo Clinic
Fellowship: Mayo Clinic
Areas of Interest: Hematopathology, surgical pathology

Adam Gomez, MD

Adam Gomez, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine
Residency: Stanford Health Care
Fellowship: Stanford Health Care
Areas of Interest: Gastrointestinal and liver pathology

 

Kevin D. Horn, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Medical School: University of Maryland
Residency: University of Pittsburgh
Fellowship: University of New Mexico​
Areas of Interest: Forensic pathology

Jeffrey Jacobsen, MD

Jeffrey Jacobsen, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Medical School: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: University of Utah
Fellowship: University of Utah
Areas of Interest: Pediatric pathology, hematopathology

Jeffrey Johnston, MD

Jeffrey Johnston, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Medical School: University of Louisville School of Medicine
Residency: University of Tennessee
Fellowship: Miami-Dade County Medical Examiner's Office​
Areas of Interest: Forensic pathology

Amanda Maskovyak, MD
Amanda Maskovyak, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Medical School: University of Rochester
Residency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Fellowship: Cuyahoga County Office of the Medical Examiner
Areas of Interest: Forensic pathology

 

Renuka Pathi, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Medical School: Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College
Internship: Gandhi General Hospital
Residency: Tufts University
Fellowship: Brown University
Areas of Interest: GYN and breast pathology

Leon Su, MD, MBA

Leon Su, MD, MBA

Clinical Associate Professor

Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Internship: Yale University
Residency: David Geffen School of Medicine
Fellowship: Emory University
Graduate School: Auburn University
Areas of Interest: Blood banking and transfusion medicine

Sivakumaran Theru Arumugam, PhD
Sivakumaran Theru Arumugam, PhD

Associate Professor

Graduate School: All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Fellowship: Harvard Medical School
Areas of Interest: Molecular pathology

 

Donald Tschirhart, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Medical School: University of Southern California
Residency: Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center
Areas of Interest: Surgical pathology, transfusion medicine

Riccardo Valdez, MD

Riccardo Valdez, MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Medical School: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Residency: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Fellowship: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Areas of Interest: Surgical pathology​, hematopathology

Amber Wang, MD

Amber Wang, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (Neuropathology) and Miami-Dade County Medical Examiner's Office (Forensic Pathology)​
Areas of Interest: Forensic pathology