Our Faculty

Division of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Jorda Merce, MD
Interim Chair
CLIA Director of Uhealth Labs
Chief of Pathology, Jackson Health System
Director of Genitrourinary Pathology
Director of Cytopathology, UHealth

David M. Andrews, MD
CLIA Director of JHS Labs
Medical Director, Special Coagulation Uhealth
Director of Transfussion Medicine, Jackson Health Systems and Uhealth
Director of POCT, Jackson Health System and UHealth

Jennifer R. Chapman-Fredricks, MD
Director, AP Operations Uhealth
GME-Associated Program Director

Jeong Hee Cho, MD PhD
Director of Dermatopathology

Carolyn Cray, PhD
Clinical Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Director, Division of Comparative Pathology

Garcia-Buitrago, Monica Tulia
Director of Quality and Process Improvement
Director of Gastrointestinal Pathology
Director of Gastrointestinal Pathology Fellowship
Director of Cytopahtology, JHS
Directoy of Cytopathology Fellowship

Gomez, Carmen R
Vice Chair, Education
Director of Undergarduate Pathology Medical Education
Director of Breast Pathology
Director of Head and Neck Pathology
Director of Breast and GYN Pathology Fellowship
Director of Head and Neck Pathology Fellowship

Sakir Humayun Gultekin, MD
Director of Neuropathology
GME-Program Director

Yao-Shan Fan, MD, PhD
Director of Molecular Pathology and Cytogenetics

Alica C. Hirzel, MD
Interim Director of Pediatric Pathology
Director of Pediatric Pathology Fellowship

Offiong F. Ikpatt, MD PhD Director of Hematology and Urinalysis laboratory, JHS and Uhealth
Director of Flow Cytometry Laboratory Uhealth

Oleksandr N. Kryvenko, MD
Director of Genitourinary Pathology Fellowship

Octavio V. Martinez, MD
Director of Microbiology, Jackson Health Systems and Uhealth

Clara Milikowski, MD
Director of Autopsy Medicine

Mehrdad Nadji, MD
Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs

Andre Pinto MD
Director of AP Operations at Jackson Health Systems
Director of GYN Pathology
Director of Breast and GYN Pathology Fellowship

Lisa J. Reidy, Bsc, MSc, PhD
Director of Forensic Toxicology

Andrew E. Rosenberg, MD
Vice Chair, Faculty Affairs and Development
Director of Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology

Francisco Vega Vazquez, MD, PhD
Vice Chair of Translational Research
Director of Hematopathology Service
Director of Tissue Bank

Christian D. Wunsch, MD
Director of Chemistry, Toxicology and Immunology, JHS and Uhealth (Interim)

Yiming Zhong MD
Associate Director of Molecular Pathology