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Faculty and Staff


Teresa Scordino, MD

Teresa Scordino, MD

Assistant Professor

Associate Director, Hempath

OU Health Sciences Center
940 S.L. Young Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73104

Professional and Scientific Activity

Projects currently in progress:

  • Beta catenin expression in lymphoproliferative disorders
  • Immunoarchitectural characterization of disorders of germinal dissolution


  • University of South Florida
    Tampa, FL
    BS in Zoology, 2002
  • University of South Florida
    Tampa, FL
    MD, 2007
  • Stanford University
    Standford, CA
    Fellow, Hematopatholgy, 2012
  • Emory University
    Atlanta, GA
    Resident, Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
    Chief Resident, 7/1/10 — 6/30/11

Select Publications:

  1. Yazer MH, Triulzi DJ, Shaz B, Kraus T, Zimring JC. Does a febrile reaction to platelets predispose recipients to red blood cell alloimmunization? Transfusion. 2009 Jun; 49(6):1070-1075.

  2. Gilson CR, Kraus TS, Hod EA, Hendrickson J, Spitalnik SL, Hillyer CD, Shaz B, Zimring JC. A novel mouse model of red blood cell storage and posttransfusion in vivo survival. Transfusion. 2009 Aug; 49:1546-53.

  3. Kraus TS, Cohen C, Siddiqui MT. Prostate-specific antigen and hormone receptor expression in male and female breast carcinoma. Diagn Pathol. 2010 Sep 23; 5:63.

  4. Kraus TS, Sillings CN, Saxe DF, Li S, Jaye DL. The role of CD11c expression in the diagnosis of mantle cell lymphoma. Am J Clin Pathol. 2010 Aug; 134(2):271-277.

  5. Kraus TS, Twist CJ, Tan BT: Angioimmunoblastic T cell lymphoma: an unusual presentation of posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder in a pediatric patient. Acta Haematol 2014;131(2):95-101. (Epub ahead of print Oct. 22, 2013. doi:10.1159/000353783) PMID:24157860

  6. Khawandanah M, Kraus T, Cherry M: Refractory classical Hodgkin lymphoma presenting with atypical cutaneous involvement and diagnosis of ZZ phenotype alpha-1antitrypsin deficiency. Case Rep Hematol. Vol. 2014, Article ID 642868, 6 pages, 2014. Published 13 May 2014. doi:10.1155/2014/642868

Adjunct Faculty

Sepideh Nikki Asadbeigi, MD

Sepideh N Asadbeigi, MD

Assistant Professor - Pathology


Adjunct Faculty - Dermatology

Prabir K. Chakraborty, PhD

Prabir K. Chakraborty, PhD

Assistant Professor (Research)

Daniel J. Cowden, MD, FCAP, CPHIMS

Daniel J. Cowden, MD, FCAP, CPHIMS

Clinical Associate Professor

Charles Esmon, PhD

Charles Esmon, PhD

Lloyd Noble Chair, Cardiovascular Research

Member & Head, Cardiovascular Biology Research at OMRF

Adjunct Professor, Pathology

Adjunct Professor, Biochemistry

Investigator at Howard Hughes Medical Institute

David M Lewis, DDS

David M. Lewis, DDS

Associate Professor
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

Adjunct Associate Professor
Department of Pathology

Jeffrey McBride, MD, PhD

Jeffrey McBride, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Director of Dermatopathology

Adjunct Faculty - Pathology

Charles A. Montgomery, DVM, DACVP, DACLAM

Charles A. Montgomery, DVM, DACVP, DACLAM

Adjunct Professor
Department of Pathology
Division of Comparative Medicine

Kathy L. Moser, PhD

Kathy L. Moser, PhD

Associate Member, Arthritis & Immunology Program

Adjunct Faculty, Pathology

Aravindan Natarajan

Aravindan Natarajan, MS., MPhil., PhD., CCA.

Associate Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology,
Associate Professor (Adjunct), Department of Anesthesiology,
Associate Professor (Adjunct), Department of Pathology
Course Director, Radiation Biology for Radiation Oncology Residents
Graduate Faculty, College of Medicine
Member, Cancer Biology Program

Amr H. Sawalha, MD

Amr H. Sawalha, MD

Assistant Member
Arthritis and Immunology Research Program

Assistant Professor of Medicine 
Department of Medicine

Staff Physician 
Veteran Affairs Medical Center
Oklahoma City

Adjunct Faculty
Department of Pathology