Hematopathology Fellowship Faculty

Karl K. Gaal, M.D.

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

Michelle Afkhami

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

Patricia Aoun, M.D.

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

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

Kim-Young

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

Winston Lee, M.D., Ph.D.

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.

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

Lorinda Soma

Lorinda Soma, M.D., makes it her goal to provide the highest quality diagnostic care, as quickly and as economically as possible. In her role as a pathologist specializing in blood cancers, she prioritizes collaboration, both with her colleagues in the lab and with clinicians and radiologists.

Joo Song

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