Cytopathology Fellows

Paulo Garcia, MD

Paulo Garcia, MD

University of Nevada School of Medicine

Paulo Garcia, MD

Paulo Garcia, MD

University of Nevada School of Medicine

Pathology

Hometown: Las Vegas, NV
Undergrad School: University of Nevada, Reno
Career Interests: Molecular pathology, gastrointestinal pathology, and breast pathology
Hobbies: Rock climbing, cycling, backpacking, camping, snowboarding, cooking, and reading sci-fi novels

Email: Paulo.Garcia@vcuhealth.org

Patrick Memari, DO

Patrick Memari, DO

Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM)

Patrick Memari, DO

Patrick Memari, DO

Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM)

Pathology

Hometown: Greensburg, PA
Undergrad School: Washington & Jefferson College
Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM)
Career Interests: Molecular diagnostics, Dermatopathology
Hobbies: Cooking, Music, Snowboarding, Hiking

Email: Patrick.Memari@vcuhealth.org

Surgical Pathology Fellows

Jonathan Edwards, MD

Jonathan Edwards, MD

Residency: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Jonathan Edwards, MD

Jonathan Edwards, MD

Residency: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Pathology

Hometown: Dunkirk, MD
Residency: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital
Medical School: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Undergrad School: University of Delware
Fellowship: Georgetown University Hospital - Cytopathology Fellowship Program
Hobbies and interest: Hiking, sports, and going to the beach

Email: Jonathan.Edwards@vcuhealth.org

Elham Arbzadeh

Elham Arbzadeh

Ahvaz Jondishapur University of Medical Sciences

Elham Arbzadeh

Elham Arbzadeh

Ahvaz Jondishapur University of Medical Sciences

Pathology

Hometown: Khorramabad, Iran
Undergrad and Medical school: Ahvaz Jondishapur University of Medical Sciences
Hobbies: Hiking, traveling and cooking

Email: Elham.Arbzadeh@vcuhealth.org

Laboratory Genetics and Genomics Fellows

Aida Catic, PhD

Aida Catic, PhD

Burch International University in Sarajevo, Bosnia

Aida Catic, PhD

Aida Catic, PhD

Burch International University in Sarajevo, Bosnia

Pathology

Hometown: Gacko (small town) in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Undergrad School: Loyola University
Graduate School: Burch International University in Sarajevo, Bosnia
Hobbies: Running, cooking and baking with my family. Traveling and exploring new cultures.

Email: Aida.Catic@vcuhealth.org

Kelly Rafferty, PhD, MS CGC

Kelly Rafferty, PhD, MS CGC

Virginia Commonwealth University

Kelly Rafferty, PhD, MS CGC

Kelly Rafferty, PhD, MS CGC

Virginia Commonwealth University

Pathology

Hometown: Mendham, New Jersey
Undergrad School: University of Richmond
Graduate School: Virginia Commonwealth University
Hobbies: Jewelry Design

Email: Kelly.Rafferty@vcuhealth.org

Molecular Genetic Pathology Fellow

Won Lee

Won Lee

Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School

Won Lee

Won Lee

Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School

Pathology

Hometown: Incheon, Republic of Korea
Undergrad School: Columbia University
Medical School: Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School
Hobbies: Spending time with family!!! (Road trips, cooking, reading books and playing board games with my wonderful children and watching TV with my wonderful wife, endless, etc.)

Email: Won.Lee@vcuhealth.org

Neuropathology Fellow

Nicole Johnson, DO

Nicole Johnson, DO

Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences

Nicole Johnson, DO

Nicole Johnson, DO

Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences

Pathology

Hometown: Midland, MI
Undergrad School: Michigan State University
Medical School: Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine
Career Interests: Neuropathology and Forensic Pathology
Hobbies: Hiking, cycling, cooking and traveling.

Email: Nicole.K.Johnson@vcuhealth.org

Forensic Fellows

Julia Berry

Julia Berry

Julia Berry

Julia Berry

Pathology

Email: Julia.Berry@vcuhealth.org

Daniel Shapiro, MD

Daniel Shapiro, MD

Daniel Shapiro, MD

Daniel Shapiro, MD

Pathology

Email: Daniel.Shapiro@vcuhealth.org

Hematopathology Fellow

Misty Hall, MD

Misty Hall, MD

East Tennessee State University - Quillen College

Misty Hall, MD

Misty Hall, MD

East Tennessee State University - Quillen College

Pathology

Hometown: Wartburg, Tennessee
Undergrad School: University of Tenessee-Knoxville
Medical School: East Tennessee State University - Quillen College of Medicine
Hobbies: DIY home improvement projects

Email: misty.hall@vcuhealth.org