Archibald S. Perkins, M.D., Ph.D.

Archibald S. Perkins, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 626
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-URMC (8762)

Professional Bio

Dr. Perkins is an active participant in the clinical hematopathology service as well as a researcher exploring the genes that impact the development of leukemias and other human malignancies. His primary focus is acute myeloid leukemia (AML), a particularly lethal type of cancer with no effective thereapies at present.

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Perkins is an active participant in the clinical hematopathology service as well as a researcher exploring the genes that impact the development of leukemias and other human malignancies. His primary focus is acute myeloid leukemia (AML), a particularly lethal type of cancer with no effective thereapies at present. His clinical responsibilities include interpretation of bone marrow biopsies and smears, lymph node biopsies, and spleen; and laboratory analyses of coagulation disorders and hemoglobinopathies.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Phi Beta Kappa 1979
Sigma Xi 1979

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Hematology - American Board of Pathology
Anatomic Pathology - American Board of Pathology

Education

PhD | Human Genetics | Columbia Univ, College of Physicians & Surgeons1987
MD | Medicine | Columbia Univ, College of Physicians & Surgeons1986
BA | Chemistry | Williams College1979

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Genetics at National Cancer Institute07/01/1988 - 06/30/1992
Residency in Pathology at Brigham & Women's Hospital07/01/1986 - 06/30/1988