Faculty

The Marvin Kuschner Professor and Chair
Shroyer Lab - Kenneth R. Shroyer, MD, PhD, Professormolecular mechanisms of tumor aggression. Surgical pathology and cytopathology

Vice Chair for Anatomic Pathology
Gissou Azabdaftari, MD, Associate Professor

Vice Chair for Clinical Pathology & Director of Laboratory Services 
Jonathan Heusel, MD, PhD, Professor, Director of Laboratory Services, Molecular Biology or Microbial Pathogens

Vice Chair for Laboratory Initiatives and Digital Medicine
Joel Saltz, MD, PhD, (Biomedical Informatics), Cherith Professor and Founding Chair, Biomedical Informatics; Vice President for Informatics, Stony Brook Medicine; Associate Director for Informatics, Stony Brook Cancer Center

Vice Chair for Experimental Pathology
Ute Moll, MD, Professor, Ute Moll, MD, Professor, Tumor suppressor genes, the role of the p53/p73/p63 gene family in human cancer, transcription-independent mitochondrial apoptosis program of p53

Vice Chair for Education
Howard B. Fleit, PhD, Associate Professor, Leukocyte Fc receptors; granulocyte/macrophage growth and differentiation

Residency Program Director
Randolph Hennigar, MD, PhD, Associate ProfessorChief of Renal Pathology, Director of Autopsy Service, Medical Director of the Stony Brook Biobank

Fellowship Program Directors
Yupo Ma, MD, PhD, Professor, Hematopathology Fellowship Program Director, Hematopathologist, Medical Director of Flow Cytometry Lab, Scientific Director of Stem Cell Core, Stem cell research

Maoxin Wu, MD, PhD, Clinical Professor, Director of Cytopathology Fellowship Program, Director of Fine Needle Aspiration and Core Biopsy Services and Chief of Cytopathology, Cytology and predictive tumor markers

Alexander Truskinovsky, MD, Professor, Surgical Pathology Fellowship Program Director


PATHOLOGY FACULTY, PRIMARY APPOINTMENTS

Sunjida Ahmed, MBBS, Assistant Professor, Surgical Pathology

Tahmeena Ahmed, MD, Assistant Professor,Transfusion medicine and hematopathology

Evguenia Alexandrova, PhD Assistant Professor, Breast cancer and mammary stem cells

Robert Arena, MD, Assistant ProfessorAssociate Director, Transfusion Medicine Service/Blood Bank

Ji Dong (Karen) Bai, MD, Clinical Instructor, Surgical Pathology

Jela Bandovic, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Gastrointestinal/Pancreatobiliary/Liver Pathology and Hematopathology

Rachel Brownlee, DVD, DACLAM, Director of Veterinary Services, Division of Laboratory Animal Resources 

Brendan Boyce, MD, Clinical Professor, Bone and soft tissue

Bo Chen, PhD, Instructor, Director, Manager, MALDI

Fei Chen, PhD, Professor, Epigenetics and cancer stem-like cells

Jun Chung, PhD, Associate Professor, Mechanisms of tumor invasion and metastasis

Mehdi Damaghi, PhD, Assistant ProfessorEvolution of metabolic phenotypes in variable tumor microenvironment

Gong Feng, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Laboratory Director, and Director of Clinical and Anatomic Pathology Stony Brook South Hampton Hospital and Eastern Long Island Hospital

Martha B. Furie, PhD, Professor (Molecular Genetics and Microbiology), Director, Graduate Program in Genetics. Interactions of bacterial pathogens with host cells of innate immunity

John Haley, PhD, Associate Professor, Director of Developmental Therapeutics, Cancer Center, and Director of the Proteomics Core

Jingfang Ju, PhD, Professor, non-coding RNAs in cancer and translating the new discovery to clinical cancer diagnosis and therapy

Richard Kew, PhD, Associate Professor, Scientific Director of Stony Brook Biobank; Leukocyte chemotaxis; inflammation; pulmonary immunopathology

Hong Lin, PhD, Head of Clinical Immunology, Director of Flowcytometry Core Lab 

Ke Jian "Jim" Liu, PhD, Professor, Associate Director for Basic Research, Stony Brook Cancer Center

Linda Mamone, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Director of Transfusion Services 

Natalia Marchenko, PhD, Assistant Professor, Mechanisms of aberrant stabilization of mutant p53 in cancer and its effect on cell motility, invasion and metastases, oncogenic properties of Keratin 17

Luis A. Martinez, PhD, Associate Professor, Transcriptional regulation by mutant p53

David Montrose, PhD, Assistant Professor, Understanding and modulating host intrinsic and extrinsic factors in the GI tract to prevent and treat colorectal cancer (CRC) and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)

Allen J. Norin, PhD, ProfessorDirector of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics Laboratory

R. Scott Powers, PhD, Professor, Cancer Functional Clinical Dynamics and Biomarkers Discovery

Rekha Reddy, DMD, Assistant Professor, Director of Oral Pathology

Kanokporn Rithidech, PhD, Professor of Pathology, Molecular cytogenetics, genomic instability and cancer, radiation biology, proteomics

Anupama Sharma, MD, MHA, Clinical Associate ProfessorAssociate Director of Surgical Pathology 

Riddhish T. Sheth, MD, Assistant ProfessorLaboratory Medical Director, SHH and SBUH 

Roberta Seidman, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Neuropathology 

Lisa Senzel, MD, PhD, ProfessorDirector of Hematology Laboratory, Hematology and transfusion medicine

Eric Spitzer, MD, PhD, Professor

Carlos A. Tirado, PhD, FACMGG, Professor, Director of Cytogenetics 

Arthur Totten, PhD, D(ABMM), Assistant Professor, Director of Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory

Chitra Thakur, PhD, Assistant Professor, Cancer Microenvironment

Zhishan Wang, MD, PhD, Professor, Environmental Carcinogenesis 

Xiaoyun Wen, MBBS, PhD, Assistant Professor, Surgical Pathologist 

Maoxin Wu, MD, PhD, Clinical Professor, Chief of Cytopathology, Director of Fine Needle Aspiration and Core Biopsy Services. Cytology and predictive tumor markers

Chengfeng Yang, PhD, Professor, Environmental Carcinogenesis 

Wei Yang, PhD, Associate Professor, Molecular Mechanisms of Cancer Metastasis 

Thomas Zimmerman, DVM, Assistant Professor, Director of Laboratory Animal Resources


PATHOLOGY FACULTY, SECONDARY APPOINTMENTS

Richard Bronson, MD, Professor(Ob/Gyn), Reproductive endocrinology

Jiang Chen, MD, Associate Professor, Vice Chair, Planar cell polarity and primary cilia in skin and hair follicle development and skin cancers.

Luisa Escobar-Hoyos, PhD, Research Assistant Professor, Co-Director Translational Research Laboratory, Associate Professor, Department of Therapeutic Radiology, Yale University

Yusuf Hannun, MD, Professor(Medicine), Director, Cancer Center and Vice Dean, Cancer Medicine, School of Medicine. Internal Medicine; Medical Oncology

Tahsin M. Kurc, PhD, Research Associate Professor(Biomedical Informatics)

Daniel F. Lozeau, MD, Clinical Associate Professor(Dermatology)

Nora Odingo, DMD, Assistant Professor(Clinical Oral Pathology/Oral Medicine)

Brian Sheridan, PhD(Molecular Genetics and Microbiology), Resident memory T cells (Trm) in the intestines, Memory gd T cells in mucosal inflammation  

Roy T. Steigbigel, MD, Professor(Medicine), Mononuclear and polymorphonuclear phagocyte functions; macrophage function in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection

Flaminia Talos, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor(Urology), Specification and clonal fate analysis of prostate epithelial cells in organogenesis and cancer

Patricia Thompson-Carino, PhD, Adjunct Professor, Co-Director, Cancer Control Program. Cedars-Sinai Cancer Institute

Adrianus (Ando) Van Der Velden, PhD, Associate Professor, (Molecular Genetics & Microbiology), Role of Mammalian T cells in adaptive immunity to Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium


VOLUNTARY FACULTY

John Chumas, MD, Clinical Associate Professor
Jason Cohen, MD, Assistant Professor, Dermatopathology
Giovanni D’Angelo, PhD, Research Assistant Professor (EPFL), Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne
Amr Ghaleb, PhD, Research Assistant Professor
Odette Hall, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Chief Medical Examiner, Suffolk County 
Anait Levenson, MD, PhD, Adjunct Research Professor, Long Island University 
Ariella Lissauer, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
Alice Nemajerova, PhD, Research Assistant Professor
Timothy Pal MD, Assistant Professor, Chief of Pathology, Northport VA
Lester Paldy, MS, Distinguished Service Professor
Amy Rapkiewicz, MD, Adjunct Associate Professor                                                                                                                                                                            Jingxuan Liu, PhD, Associate Professor, Saint Louis University Hospital, Bethlehem                                                                                               Ling-Zhi Liu, MD, PhD, Research Assistant Professor                                                                                                                                                                

EMERITIS 

Kenneth Marcu, PhD, Professor Emeritus (Biochemistry)                                                                                                                                                          Jorge Benach, PhD, Professor Emeritus                                                                                                                                                                                            Carmen Tornos, MD, Professor Emeritus
Jay L. Bock, MD, PhD, Professor Emeritus
Dennis K. Galankis, MD, Professor Emeritus
Gail S. Habicht, PhD, Professor Emeritus
Mae Hultin, MD, Professor Emeritus (Medicine)
Philip B. Kane, MD, Associate Professor Emeritus
Cynthia Kaplan, MD, Professor Emeritus                                                                                                                                                                                    Sanford Simon, PhD, Professor Emeritus (Biochemistry)
Nancy Peress, MD, Professor Emeritus