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Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Faculty

  • Peter Clifford, DO, PhD

    Assistant Professor
    Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

  • James M. England, MD, PhD

    Professor Emeritus
    Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

  • Fernando U. Garcia, MD

    Professor
    Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

  • Cheryl A. Hanau, MD

    Professor & Richard Shuman, MD, Chair
    Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

  • Rebecca Heintzelman, MD

    Assistant Professor
    Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

  • J. Steve Hou, MD

    Professor
    Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
    Research Interests: T-cell lymphoma, flow cytometry

  • Gregg Johannes, PhD

    Assistant Professor
    Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
    Research Interests: Molecular diagnostics, cellular stress, hypoxia, glucose deprivation, stress-induced changes in gene expression, translation and cellular metabolism.

  • Monika Jost, PhD

    Assistant Professor
    Department: Radiation Oncology

  • Beth Mapow, DO

    Associate Professor
    Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

  • Robert T. Ownbey, MD

    Clinical Associate Professor
    Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

  • Nikolay K. Popnikolov, MD, PhD

    Clinical Associate Professor
    Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
    Research Interests: Breast biology and pathology; tumor biology

  • Bette Seamonds, PhD

    Director of Clinical Chemistry, Clinical Assistant Professor
    Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

  • Christian Sell, PhD

    Associate Professor
    Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
    Research Interests: Biology of aging; neuroendocrine networks.

  • Suganthi Soundararajan, MBBS

    Clinical Associate Professor
    Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

  • Vanlila K. Swami, MD, MBBS

    Emeritus Professor
    Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

  • Claudio Torres, PhD

    Research Associate Professor
    Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
    Research Interests: Mechanisms of aging that predispose to neurocognitive disease. Cellular senescence in human brain during aging and neuropathology; role of senescent cells in inflammatory response in Alzheimer's disease and HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders; use of markers of senescence for early detection of Alzheimer's disease.

  • Mark Zarella, PhD

    Research Assistant Professor; Technical Director, Advanced Pathology Imaging Lab
    Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
    Research Interests: Breast cancer diagnostics, pathology imaging, bioinformatics, computer vision, digital pathology.

  • Jing Zhou, MD, PhD

    Assistant Professor
    Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Lab bench with glass beakers and flasks.