Faculty and Staff

Edward L. Lee, M.D., Chair and Residency Program Director
Fellowship Program, Surgical Pathology/Gyn Pathology, 1975
Columbia University Harlem Hospital
Residency Program, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1974
Columbia University Harlem Hospital
M.D., 1967
Howard University College of Medicine
 
Tammey Naab, M.D., Director of Laboratories
Fellowship Program, Medical Microbiology, 1983
Cleveland Clinic
Residency Program, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1982
Cleveland Clinic
M.D., 1977
Indiana University School of Medicine
 
Ali M. Ramadan, M.D., Director, Clinical Chemistry and Informatics/Lab Management
Fellowship Program, Chemical Pathology, 2003
The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Residency Program, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2002
Howard University Hospital
M.D., 1981
Amritsar Medical College
 
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
M.D., 1988
Addis Ababa University
 
Rhonda Burch-Smith, M.D., Director, Surgical Pathology
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
 
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
M.D., 1995
Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
 
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
M.D., 2010
Howard University College of Medicine
 
Hassim Brim, Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Doctoral Training, 1997
Free University of Brussels
 

Outside Faculty

Mary Ripple, M.D., Deputy Medical Examiner, State of Maryland
David Fowler, M.D., Chief Medical Examiner, State of Maryland
Christine Reyes, M.D., Director, Pediatric Surgical Pathology, Children's National Medical Center
Steven Schonberg, Ph.D., Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
Charles Repetti, Ph.D., Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
Cathy Conry-Cantilena, M.D., Acting Chief, Blood Services Section, and Medical Officer National Institutes of Health, Clinical Center
Edina Paal, M.D., Veterans’ Affairs Medical Center, Washington, DC