Clinical & Anatomical Pathology
Medical / Technical Staff

 

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Barbara S. Ducatman, M.D.

Chief, Pathology Service Line, Beaumont Health 
Chair, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Royal Oak
Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology


Mitual Amin, M.D.

Chief, Anatomic Pathology, Beaumont Health
Chief, Anatomic Pathology, Royal Oak
Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Surgical Pathology

Special interests

  • Breast pathology, genitourinary pathology, gastrointestinal pathology, solid tumor molecular pathology

Osama Alassi, M.D.

Surgical Pathologist and Cytopathologist, Royal Oak 
Diagnostic Lead, Breast Pathology Program Director, Cytopathology Fellowship
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Clinical role

  • Surgical pathology and cytopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

 Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

Special interests

  • Breast pathology, thyroid and endocrine pathology

M. Jawwad Arshad, M.D.

Chief, Anatomic Pathology, Taylor, Trenton and Wayne
Hematopathologist, Dearborn

Clinical role

  • Hematopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Hematology, American Board of Pathology

 Additional fellowship training

  • Oncologic Surgical Pathology

Kurt D. Bernacki, M.D.

System Medical Director, Surgical Pathology Beaumont Health
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Surgical Pathology

Geetha Bhandarkar, M.D.

Cytopathologist, Dearborn

Clinical role

  • Cytopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

Ann Marie Blenc, M.D.

System Medical Director, Hematology, Beaumont Health
Medical Advisor, School of Medical Laboratory Science
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Hematology, American Board of Pathology

Leilei Chen, M.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty

  • Hematology, American Board of Pathology

 


Mark Chen, M.D.

Surgical Pathologist, Trenton

Clinical role

  • Surgical Pathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Surgical Pathology, Pediatric Pathology

Xia Chen, M.D.

Hematopathologist, Troy, Diagnostic Lead, Breast Pathology
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Clinical role

  • Hematopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Hematology, American Board of Pathology

Special Interest

  • Breast pathology

Nancy Corpuz, M.D.

Cytopathologist, Troy
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Clinical role

  • Cytopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

Kliment Donev, M.D.

Surgical Pathologist, Royal Oak, Diagnostic Lead, Neuropathology
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Clinical role

  • Surgical pathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Neuropathology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Surgical Pathology

Vonda K. Douglas-Nikitin, M.D.

Associate Medical Director, Flow Cytometry, Beaumont Health
Fellowship Medical Director, Hematopathology
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

 

 

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Hematology, American Board of Pathology

Jining Feng, M.D., Ph.D.

System Medical Director, Cytopathology, Diagnostic Lead, GU
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

Thomas Fennell, M.D.

Hematopathologist, Royal Oak
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Clinical role

  • Hematopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Hematology, American Board of Pathology

Craig Fletcher, M.D.

System Medical Director, Blood Bank, Beaumont Health
Associate Medical Director, Blood Bank, Royal Oak
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Blood Banking and Transfusion Medicine, American Board of Pathology

Robert Folberg, M.D.

Founding Dean, Professor of Biomedical Sciences, Pathology and Ophthalmology 
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine
Chief Academic Officer, William Beaumont Hospital

Board certification

  • Anatomic Pathology, American Board of Pathology
  • Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology

Joseph Fullmer, M.D., Ph.D.

Surgical Pathologist, Royal Oak, System Medical Director, Autopsy, Beaumont Health
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Clinical role

  • Surgical pathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Neuropathology, American Board of Pathology

Alex J. Green, M.D.

Surgical Pathologist, Farmington Hills

Clinical role

  • Surgical pathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Surgical pathology

Special interests

  • Gastrointestinal pathology

Said Hafez-Khayyata, M.D.

Cytopathologist, Dearborn, Diagnostic Lead, Pulmonary
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Clinical role

  • Cytopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

Special interest

  • Lung pathology

Sylvia Hayek, M.D.

Cytopathologist, Dearborn

Clinical role

  • Cytopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

James Huang, M.D.

Flow Cytometry Associate, Beaumont Health
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine
Co-Director of Diagnostic Medicine Clerkship
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Hematology, American Board of Pathology

Christopher Hysell, M.D.

Medical Director, Immunohistochemistry, Diagnostic Lead, Soft Tissue, Bone
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

Special interest

  • Soft tissue and bone

Kausar J. Jabbar, M.D.

Associate Medical Director, Molecular Pathology, Beaumont Health
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Hematopathology, American Board of Pathology
  • Molecular Genetic Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Cancer Bio Marker (Gastrointestinal Pathology)

Ryan Johnson, M.D.

Blood Bank Associate Medical Director, Blood Bank and Transfusion Medicine, Beaumont Health

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Hassan D. Kanaan, M.D.

Diagnostic Lead, Head and Neck Pathology, Assistant Professor
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Immunopathology
  • Surgical Pathology

Special interest

  • Renal Pathology

Nafisa Kapadia, M.D.

Surgical Pathologist and Cytopathologist, Farmington Hills

Clinical role

  • Surgical pathology and cytopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Cytopathology Transfusion medicine

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology
  • Transfusion Medicine, American Board of Pathology

Timothy Kennedy, M.D.

Associate Medical Director, Beaumont Health, (Point-of-Care Testing, Send Outs)
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology Subspecialty board certification
  • Chemical Pathology, American Board of Pathology, Cytopathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Cellular Pathology

Taher Reza Kermanshahi, M.D.

Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathologist

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Gastrointestinal Pathology

Neelam Kumar, M.D., MMM

Cytopathologist, Wayne

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

Special Interest

  • Gastrointestinal Pathology

Tomi Jo Kuntzman, D.O.

Diagnostic Lead, Cytopathology
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

Colleen Lamb, M.D.

Surgical Pathologist, Royal Oak, Diagnostic Lead, GYN Pathology
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Clinical role

  • Surgical pathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Gynecologic and Genitourinary Pathology

Wei Li, M.D., Ph.D.

Surgical Pathologist, Royal Oak, Diagnostic Lead, GI
Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Clinical role

  • Surgical pathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Surgical pathology

Special interests 

  • Gastrointestinal, liver and renal pathology

James Liu, M.D.

Medical Director; Cytology and Blood Bank, Grosse Pointe
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

Special interests

  • Gastrointestinal, liver, and pancreas pathology, cytopathology of pancreas (EUS-FNA)

Jacqueline Macknis, M.D.

Surgical Pathologist, Royal Oak
Diagnostic Lead, Pediatric and Placental Pathology Director, Residency Training
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Clinical role

  • Surgical pathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Pediatric Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Surgical Pathology

Gabriel Maine, Ph.D.

System Medical Director, Histocompatibility, Technical Director, Immunology
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • American Board of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics
  • American Board of Medical Laboratory Immunology

Mark Micale, Ph.D., FACMGG

Director, Clinical Cytogenetics Laboratory, Beaumont Health, Associate Professor
Department of Pathology and Laboratory
Director, Medical Genetics & Genomic Medicine elective
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Clinical Cytogenetics, Clinical Molecular Genetics, American Board of Medical Genetics & Genomics

Special interests

  • Cancer cytogenetics, array-based cytogenomic analysis

Peter Millward, M.D.

Chief of Clinical Pathology, Beaumont Health, Chief of Clinical Pathology, Royal Oak
Associate Medical Director, Blood Bank and Transfusion Medicine, Beaumont Health
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Blood Banking and Transfusion Medicine, American Board of Pathology

Vaishali Pansare, M.D.

Chief of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Grosse Pointe and Troy
System Medical Director, Beaumont Laboratory
Outreach Services, Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

Special interests

  • Laboratory management, gynecologic and genitourinary pathology

J. Troy Powers, M.D.

Chief of Pathology, Dearborn
Associate Medical Director, Blood Bank and Transfusion Medicine, Beaumont Health

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Blood Banking and Transfusion

John C. Pui, M.D.

Chief of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Farmington Hills
Surgical Pathologist and Dermatopathologist, Farmington Hills

Clinical role

  • Surgical pathology and dermatopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and clinical pathology
  • Dermatopathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Dermatopathology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Genitourinary Pathology
  • Oncologic Pathology

Zhenhong Qu, M.D., Ph.D.

Surgical Pathologist, Royal Oak, Diagnostic Lead, Liver and Pancreas Pathology Professor 
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Clinical role

  • Surgical pathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology, Transplant Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Surgical Pathology Postdoctoral training
  • Rheumatology

Barbara Robinson-Dunn, Ph.D.

System Medical Director, Microbiology, Beaumont Health
Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Diplomate, Clinical Microbiology and Public Health
  • Honor Fellow, American Academy of Microbiology

Special interests

  •  Laboratory detection of emerging infectious diseases, antimicrobial susceptibility testing, fungal and mycobacterial diseases

Erich J. Schwartz, M.D., Ph.D.

Surgical Pathologist and Cytopathologist, Farmington Hills

Clinical role

  • Surgical pathology and cytopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Cytopathology Hematopathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology
  • Hematology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Surgical pathology
  • Immunohistochemistry

John D. Schwartz, M.D.

Medical Director, Molecular Advanced Diagnostics, Royal Oak
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Molecular Genetic Pathology American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Oncologic Surgical Pathology

Masood Siddiqui, M.D.

Medical Director, Outpatient and Inpatient Phlebotomy Services, Troy
Vice Chief, Pathology, Troy
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

Marc D. Smith, M.D.

Associate Medical Director, Coagulation, Beaumont Health
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Hematology, American Board of Pathology

Anjana Soman, M.D.

Cytopathologist, Dearborn

Clinical role

  • Cytopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

Special interest

  • Breast pathology

Uma Sundram, M.D., Ph.D.

Dermatopathologist, Royal Oak, Diagnostic Lead, Dermatopathology
Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Clinical role

  • Dermatopathology

Board Certification

  • Anatomic Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Dermatopathology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Surgical Pathology

Elizabeth Sykes, M.D.

System Medical Director, Clinical Chemistry and Special Testing, Beaumont Health
Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Chemical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Abir Tawil, M.D.

Cytopathologist, Dearborn

Clinical role

  • Cytopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

• Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Oncologic Surgical Pathology

Special Interest

  • Breast pathology

Maria Thomas, M.D.

Chief of Pathology, Taylor
Vice Chief of Pathology, Dearborn, Cytopathologist, Dearborn

Clinical role

  • Cytopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

 


Steven M. Truscott, Ph.D.

Technical Director, Special Chemistry, STAT Lab, Point of Care Testing, Royal Oak
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • American Board of Clinical Chemistry

Special interests

  • Liquid chromatography, mass spectrometry

Alison Uzieblo, M.D.

Dermatopathologist, Royal Oak, Medical Director, Histotechnology School
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Clinical role

  • Dermatopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Dermatopathology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Surgical Pathology

Laura Walters, M.D., Ph.D.

Diagnostic Lead, GYN Pathology
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Surgical Pathology
  • Breast and Gynecologic Surgical Pathology

Elizabeth Wey, M.D.

Hematopathologist, Royal Oak
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Clinical role

  • Hematopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Hematology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Surgical Pathology

Wendy Wiesend, M.D.

Surgical Pathologist and Cytopathologist, Royal Oak
Medical Director, Pathology Laboratory, West Bloomfield
Breast Care Center, Diagnostic Lead, Endocrine /CV
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Clinical role

  • Surgical pathology and cytopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

Ming Xie, M.D.

Hematopathologist, Troy, Medical Director, Coagulation, Troy
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Clinical role

  • Hematopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Hematology, American Board of Pathology

Special interest

  • Genitourinary pathology

Limin Yu, M.D.

Dermatopathologist, Royal Oak
System Medical Director, Clinical Informatics, Beaumont Health
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Clinical role

  • Dermatopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Dermatopathology, American Board of Pathology

Special interest

  • Pathology informatics

Ralph Zade, Jr., M.D.

Medical Director, Chemistry, Troy
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Chemical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Special interest

  • Lung pathology

Syed Zaidi, M.D.

Hematopathologist, Dearborn and Wayne

Clinical role

  • Hematopathology

Board certification

  • Anatomic Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Hematopathology

 


Julie Zenger-Hain, Ph.D. FACMG

Co-Director, Clinical Cytogenetics, Beaumont Health

Board Certification

  • Clinical Cytogenetics and PhD Medical Genetics, American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics

Special interests

  • Prenatal/reproductive and cancer cytogenetics
  • Risk assessment and genetic counseling

 


Harry Zhang, M.D., Ph.D.

Medical Director, Hematology, Wayne

Board certification

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty board certification

  • Hematopathology, American Board of Pathology

Ping Zhang, M.D., Ph.D.

Medical Director, Electron Microscopy Laboratory, Diagnostic Lead, Nephropathology
Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Board certification

  • Anatomic Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Additional fellowship training

  • Renal Pathology

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