Clinical Staff

 

Department Administration

  • Dr. Lowell Tilzer, Professor and Chair; President of University Pathology Association (UPA), 5016 Delp Pavilion, 588-1735, email: ltilzer@kumc.edu
  • Dr. Janet Woodroof, Associate Professor and Medical Director of Clinical Laboratory, University of Kansas Hospital Room 1421, (913) 945-6786, e-mail:  jwoodroof@kumc.edu
  • Suzanne Scott, Senior Administrator, 5014 Delp Pavilion, Phone: (913) 588-7070, email: sscott@kumc.edu
  • Fax no: 588-7073

University of Kansas Hospital Administration, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

  • Patricia Sanders-Hall, Vice President, Ancillary Services
  • Arda Peterson, Director
  • Janet Kliethermes, Assistant Director, Anatomic Pathology
  • Vicki Parsons, Assistant Director, Clinical Laboratories
  • Linda Riley, Supervisor
  • Paula Miller, Clinical Quality Assurance Manager
  • Deanne Stephens, Transfusion Service Manager
  • Dean Merkel, Stem Cell Manager
  • Lisa Muha, Limited Service Laboratories Manager

Department Business, Billing Services and Materials Management

  • Main phone number: (913) 588-7255
  • Suzanne ScottSenior Administrator, 2014 Delp Pavilion, Phone: (913) 588-7070, sscott@kumc.edu
  • Debbie Nelson, Medical Billing/Coding Supervisory
  • Karen Pitman, Data Entry Representative
  • June Fountaine, Medical Coder/Biller
  • Precious Davis, Medical Coder
  • Fax no: 588-7073

Quality, Accreditation and Compliance

CAP Activities

  • Dr. Lowell Tilzer, Chair, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
  • Dr. Janet Woodroof, Medical Director, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Laboratory Improvement

  • Paula Miller, Quality Manager

Anatomic and Core Pathology Services

Anatomic Records

  • Dr. Ossama Tawfik, Director Anatomic Pathology

Surgical Pathology Transcription

  • Kathy Willis, Transcriptionist, 1612 Hospital, 588-1180
  • Fred Rojas, Laboratory Customer Service Representative, 1612 Hospital, 588-1253
  • Fax no: 588-8780

Autopsy

  • Mark Myers, Coordinator and Supervisor, B508 Hospital, 588-7272, mmyers@kumc.edu
  • Todd Williams, Technician
  • Patricia Jefferson, Transcriptionist
  • Technician on call, Pager 6072
  • FAX no: 588-7274

Brain and Tissue Bank

  • Dr. Ossama Tawfik, Medical Director
  • Dr. Kathy Newell, Supervisor
  • Hanluen Kuo, Bioreprository Development Leader

Cytopathology and FNA

  • Dr. Fang Fan, Medical Director, 1599 Hospital, 588-1175, email: ffan@kumc.edu
  • Marilee Means, PhD, 1602 Hospital, 588-1175, email: mmeans@kumc.edu
  • Heather Gallahger-Nelson, Cytology Supervisor, 588-1175
  • Susan Dillon, Cytotechnologist
  • Shellie Vadnais, Cytotechnologist
  • Courtney Robinson, Cytotechnologist

Laboratory Information Systems

  • David Weroha, LIS Manager, 1434 Hospital, 588-1786, email: dweroha@kumc.edu
  • Bill Justice, LIS Systems Administrator
  • Mike Martin, LIS Analyst
  • Craig Morey, LIS Analyst
  • James Wilhite, LIS Support Specialist

Electron Microscopy

  • Dr. Ivan Damjanov
  • Steve Jones

Experimental and Prognostic Immunohistochemistry

  • Marsha Danley, UPA Director of Immunohistochemistry

Histology/Neurohistology/Immunohistochemistry

  • Kelly Johnson, Histology Supervisor
  • Jing Yu, Histology Supervisor

Image Analysis and Automated Cell Imaging System

  • Marilyn Davis, Director
  • Dr. Ossama Tawfik, Medical Director

Molecular Pathology/Diagnostics

  • Dr. Lowell Tilzer, Medical Director
  • Rebecca Horvat, Director
  • Denise Lydick, Technical Supervisor
  • Beth Fellers, Technologist
  • Melissa Larson, Medical Technologist
  • Ayesha Ahmed, Medical Technologist

Surgical Pathology

  • Dr. Ossama Tawfik, Director

UPA Graphics and Photography Services [more information]

  • Dennis Friesen, Technical Director, 5010 Delp Pavilion, 588-7263, email: dfriesen@kumc.edu

Kansas City VAMC

  • Fax no: 816-498-3601

Laboratory Medicine Services

  • Dr. Janet Woodroof, Medical Director

Chemistry

  • Dr. Janet Woodroof, Medical Director
  • Dave Klippel, Medical Laboratory Scientist Supervisor

Cytogenetics

  • Dr. Diane Persons, Medical Director
  • Terry Arthur, Cytogenetics Supervisor

Hematopathology and Flow Cytometry

  • Dr. Mark Cunningham, Medical Director
  • Julie Guess, Medical Laboratory Scientist Supervisor

Referral/Commercial Mailouts

  • Dr. Lowell Tilzer, Medical Director

Transfusion Services

  • Dr. Lowell Tilzer, Medical Director
  • Deanne Stephens, Transfusion Service Manager

Medical Microbiology

  • Dr. Rebecca Horvat, Medical Director
  • Marsha Wilson, Medical Laboratory Scientist Supervisor

Pathology Consultative & Outreach Services

  • Ossama Tawfik, Director
  • Renal Pathology Faculty:
    • Dr. Ivan Damjanov
    • Dr. Da Zhang
    • Dr. Timothy Fields
  • Suzanne Scott, Senior Administrator, 5014 Delp Pavilion, Phone: (913) 588-7070, sscott@kumc.edu

Last modified: Dec 30, 2013
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