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Long Zheng, MD, PhD

Professor and Russell J. Eilers, MD, Endowed Chair
Professor and Russell J. Eilers, MD, Endowed Chair


 

Residency:

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
Clinical Pathology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

Fellowship:

Transfusion Medicine/Hemostasis, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

Board Certification:

Clinical Pathology and Blood Banking Transfusion, American Board of Pathology

 Clinical Interest:   Transfusion Medicine

Zheng received his M.D. from Nanchang University, Nanchang, China and Ph.D. from the Medical University of Vienna, Austria. He then completed his postdoctoral fellowship (1995-1999) with Dr. J. Evan Sadler at the Howard Hughes Medicine Institute, Washington University in St. Louis, residency in Laboratory Medicine (1999-2002) and clinical fellowship (2002-2003) in Transfusion Medicine/Blood Banking in Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Zheng is board-certified in Clinical Pathology and Transfusion Medicine/Blood Banking from American Board of Pathology. Dr. Zheng was appointed in 2003 as an Assistant Professor and rose to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure in 2011 in the Department of Pathology, the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA. Additionally, he was the Director of Hematology and Coagulation Laboratories at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Zheng was at the University of Alabama at Birmingham in February 2015 as Robert B. Adams Professor of Pathology and Division Director of Laboratory Medicine, Department of Pathology.

He joined the University of Kansas Medical Center, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine as Professor and Russell J. Eilers, MD, Endowed Chair in April 2020. Dr. Zheng has been a NIH R01-sponsored principal investigator since 2003 and has published more than 90 manuscripts in high impact and peer-reviewed journals. He has received many prestigious awards including the Karl Link New Investigator Award from ATVB, the Established Investigator Award from American Heart Association, the Gift of Life from Ree Wynn Foundation and Claude P. Brown Memorial Lecturer from American Association of Clinical Science. Dr. Zheng is a member of AASS, ASH, AHA, ASGCT, ISTH, AABB, and ACLPS, etc. Also, Dr. Zheng serves as the Associate Editors for the Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis and Archives Pathology & Laboratory Medicine.

Last modified: Jan 29, 2021

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Long Zheng, MD, PhD
Professor and Russell J. Eilers, MD, Endowed Chair

3901 Rainbow Boulevard, MS 3045

P: 913-588-7071
F: 913-588-7073
xzheng2@kumc.edu

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