Medeiros, L. Jeffrey, MD

Specialty: Lymphoma
Dr. Medeiros received his MD from the University of Massachusetts Medical School and did a residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at the New England Deaconess Hospital in Boston (now Beth Israel/Deaconess Medical Center). He also completed four years of fellowship training: two years at Stanford University Medical Center (Surgical Pathology and Immunopathology), one year at Massachusetts General Hospital (Hematopathology), and one year at the National Cancer Institute (Hematopathology). His first job as a junior staff position was at the National Cancer Institute. His first senior staff position was an Associate Professor of Pathology at Rhode Island Hospital/Brown University of School of Medicine, in Providence, Rhode Island. He subsequently was appointed Director of Hematopathology at City of Hope National Medical Center, in Duarte, California. In 1998, he joined the faculty at MD Anderson and became the first Chair of the newly created Department of Hematopathology in 2002. Dr. Medeiros has written a number of peer review publications and he is a member of the editorial boards of a number of pathology journals including the American Journal of Clinical Pathology, American Journal of Surgical Pathology, Human Pathology, and Modern Pathology. He is co-author of three books, Ioachim’s Lymph Node Pathology (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2007), Diagnostic Pathology: Lymph Nodes and Spleen with Extranodal Lymphomas (Amirsys Publishing, Inc. 2011), and Atlas of Lymph Node Pathology (Springer). Affiliations: Professor and Chair, Department of Hematopathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX Amirsys Publications: