Faculty and Staff

Edward L. Lee, M.D., Chair
Fellowship Program, Surgical Pathology/Gyn Pathology, 1975
Columbia University Harlem Hospital
Residency Program, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1974
Columbia University Harlem Hospital
Howard University College of Medicine, M.D., 1967
 
Rhonda Burch-Smith, M.D., Director, Surgical Pathology and Residency Program Director
Program Director, Pathology Residency Program
Fellowship Program, Cytopathology, 2012
The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Fellowship Program, Surgical Pathology, 2011
The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Residency Program, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2010
Howard University Hospital
University of the West Indies, M.D., 2002
 
Tammey Naab, M.D., Director of Laboratories
Fellowship Program, Medical Microbiology, 1983, Cleveland Clinic
Residency Program, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1982, Cleveland Clinic
Indiana University School of Medicine, M.D., 1977
 
Ali M. Ramadan, M.D., Director, Chemical Pathology
Fellowship Program, Chemical Pathology, 2003
The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Residency Program, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2002
Howard University Hospital
Fellowship Program, Uveitis and Ocular Pathology, 1997
National Institutes of Health, National Eye Institute (NEI)
Amritsar Medical College, M.D., 1981
 
Lekidelu Taddesse-Heath, M.D., Director, Hematology
Fellowship Program, Hematopathology, 2002
National Institutes of Health, Laboratory of Pathology, NCI
Fellowship Program, Immunopathology, 1999
National Institutes of Health, Laboratory of Immunopathology, NIAID
Residency Program, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1996
Howard University Hospital
Addis Ababa University, M.D., 1988
 
Babak Shokrani, M.D., Director, Cytopathology
Fellowship Program, Cytopathology, 2007
Scott & White Hospital
Fellowship Program, Surgical Pathology, 2006
Washington University/ Barnes Jewish Hospital
Residency Program, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2005
Howard University Hospital
Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, M.D., 1995
 
Mariette Asare, M.D., Director, Transfusion Medicine
Fellowship Program, Transfusion Medicine, 2016
Yale University New Haven Hospital
Residency Program, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2015
Howard University Hospital
Howard University College of Medicine, M.D., 2010
 
Kathriel Brister, M.D., Director, Autopsy Pathology
Fellowship Program, Cytopathology, 2014
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency Program, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2013
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Tulane University School of Medicine, M.D., 2009
 
Hassim Brim, Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Doctoral Training, 1997
Free University of Brussels
 

Faculty Hire

Rachel Gordezky, M.D., Staff Pathologist
Fellowship Program, Surgical Pathology, 2019
George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Fellowship Program, Cytopathology, 2018
George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Residency Program, Anatomic & Clinical Pathology, 2017
University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System
Wayne State University School of Medicine, M.D., 2013
 

Outside Faculty

Nikki Mourtzinos, D.O., Assistant Medical Examiner, State of Maryland

Tara Givens, Ph.D., Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute

Rajesh Singh, Ph.D., Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute

Steven Schonberg, Ph.D., Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
Charles Repetti, Ph.D., Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
Cathy Conry-Cantilena, M.D., National Institutes of Health
Edina Paal, M.D., Veterans’ Affairs Medical Center, Washington, DC
Richard Clark, Ph.D., Quest Diagnostics
Cyril Jacquot, M.D., Children’s National Medical Center
Christopher Rossi, M.D., Children’s National Medical Center
Yasmine Hijazi, M.D., Quest Diagnostics
Brent Harris, M.D., Georgetown University