Program Faculty

Karl K. Gaal, M.D.
Duarte - Main Campus

Karl Gaal, M.D., is a hematopathologist and surgical pathologist. His clinical expertise is in acute myeloid leukemia.

Michelle Afkhami MD
Duarte - Main Campus

Michelle Afkhami, M.D., is a hematopathologist and molecular pathologist in the Department of Pathology at City of Hope.

Patricia Aoun
Duarte - Main Campus

Patricia Aoun, M.D., M.P.H., is the CLIA Laboratory director, chief of the Division of Clinical Pathology and a hematopathologist in the Department of Pathology at City of Hope.

Olga Danilova
Duarte - Main Campus

City of Hope's Olga Danilova, M.D., Ph.D., is a pathologist in the Department of Pathology at City of Hope.

Kim-Young
Duarte - Main Campus

Young Kim, M.D., is an associate clinical professor in the Department of Pathology, with a research focus in leukemia.

Winston Y. Lee, M.D., Ph,D.
Duarte - Main Campus

Pathologist Winston Lee, M.D., Ph.D., centers his philosophy of care on putting himself into the patient’s shoes. He is driven by both this empathy and his deep appreciation for the complexity and elegance of the human immune system — interests that drew him to specialize in diagnosing leukemia and

Duarte - Main Campus

Raju Pillai, M.D., is a hematopathologist and molecular pathologist in the Department of Pathology at City of Hope.

Joo Song
Duarte - Main Campus

Joo Song, M.D., is an associate clinical professor and chief of the Division of Hematopathology at City of Hope.