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Kristina Loukeris, MD

Associate Professor, Residency Program Director, Cytopathology Director
Department of Pathology
Divisions of Surgical Pathology, Perinatal Pathology, Cytopathology

 Education and Training
  • 2001-2005, MD. Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science Chicago Medical School
  • 2005-2009, Anatomic Pathology Residency, Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • 2009-2010, Cytopathology Fellowship, Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • 2010-2011, Gynecologic and Perinatal Pathology Fellowship, Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Baqir AW, Alawad M, Loukeris K, A Fatal Cause of Small Bowel Obstruction. Gastroenterology 2019 Jun; 156(8):e14-e15. PMID: 30716325

  • Mendoza R, Loukeris K. Primary Epithelioid Angiosarcoma of the Breast: A Rare and Challenging Biopsy Diagnosis. Am J Case Rep. 2019 Apr 3;20:437-440. doi: 10.12659/AJCR.913068. PMID: 30940796

  • Hoda RS, Loukeris K, MD, Abdul-Karim FW, “Gynecologic Cytology on Conventional
    and Liquid-Based Preparations: A Comprehensive Review of Similarities and Differences.”   Diagn Cytopathol. 2013 Mar;41(3):257-78. PMID: 22508662
  • Crapanzano JC, Loukeris K, Borczuk  AC, Saqi A, “Cytological, Histological, and
    Immunohistochemical Findings of Pulmonary Carcinomas with Basaloid Features.” Diagn Cytopathol. 2011 Feb 39; (2):92-100. PMID: 21254456
  • Adams BN, Brandt JS, Loukeris K, Holcomb K, “Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma of
    the Cervix and Appendiceal Carcinoid .” Obstet. Gynecol. 2011; Feb 117(2 Pt 2):482-4. PMID: 21252797
  • Loukeris K, Vazquez MF, Sica G, Wagner P, Yankelevitz DF, Henschke CI, Cham MD, Saqi A, “Cytological cell blocks: Predictors of squamous cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma subtypes.” Diagn Cytopathol. 2010 Nov 22. PMID: 22508674
  • Loukeris K, Salvatore S, Hoda RS “Pulmonary Zygomycoses in an Immunosuppressed Patient.” Diagn Cytopathol. 2011 Jan; 39(1):37. PMID: 20091896
  • Loukeris K, Sela R, Baergen RN “Frequency of Syncytial Knots in the Placenta at
    Different Gestational Ages.” Pediatr Dev Pathol. 2010 Jul-Aug;13(4):305-9. PMID: 20017638
  • Chiu VK, Silletti J, Dinsell V, Wiener H, Loukeris K, Ou G, Philips MR, Pillinger MH.
    “Carboxyl methylation of Ras regulates membrane targeting and effector engagement” J. Biol. Chem., Vol. 279, Issue 8, 7346-7352, 2004. PMID: 14660603
  • Loukeris, K. “Characterization of the c-jun Promoter and the Transcriptional Regulatory Protein ATF1” Senior Thesis, Department of Chemistry, Columbia University, May 2000.
  • Loukeris, K. “Horizons of Expectation: A Gendered View on Greek Immigration” Senior Thesis, Department of Classics, Columbia University. May 2000.

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