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Department

Pathology

Specialty
Pathology
Phone: 832-824-2250
Fax: 832-825-1032

Address

6621 Fannin Street
Suite AB1195
Houston, TX 77030

Kevin E. Fisher, MD, PhD

Medical Director of Molecular Oncology

Texas Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor of Pathology & Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine

Education

School Education Degree Year
Emory University Hospital Fellowship Molecular Genetic Pathology 2014
Emory University Hospital Residency Anatomic & Clinical Pathology 2013
University of Missouri-Columbia Medical School Doctor of Medicine/Philosophy 2009

About

Dr. Fisher's research interests encompass molecular oncology and focus namely on the application of genomic technologies to the diagnosis and management of pediatric solid tumors and hematologic malignancies. His clinical interests focus on the development and implementation of combined targeted next-generation sequencing and cytogenetic assays to provide diagnostic and prognostic information for pediatric patients with acute leukemia.

Organizations

Organization Name Role
Association for Molecular Pathology Associate Member
United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology Junior Member and Housestaff Representative for the National Education Committee

Selected Publications

Fisher KE, Cohen C, Siddiqui MT, Palma JF, Lipford EH 3rd, Longshore JW. Accurate detection of BRAF p.V600E mutations in challenging melanoma specimens requires stringent immunohistochemistry scoring criteria or sensitive molecular assays. Human Pathology 2014 Aug 7. View All Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=Fisher%2C%20Kevin%20E%5BAuthor%…

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