Hatem Kaseb, MD, PhD, MPH


Dr. Hatem Kaseb is a pathologist with a special interest in Hematopathology, Gynecological Pathology and Medical Education. He is board-certified in Anatomic/Clinical Pathology and Hematopathology by the American Board of Pathology. Dr. Kaseb began his medical career at Cairo University School of Medicine. In 2011, he completed his PhD in the department of Human Genetics in the University of Pittsburgh. He then completed a pathology residency at Yale New Haven Hospital  in New Haven, Connecticut; followed by a Hematopathology Fellowship in the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio. 

His academic efforts are focused on developing and presenting pathology content. His clinical duties involve patient care and teaching University of Central Florida (UCF) College of Medicine medical students in the UCF Lake Nona Hospital.

Dr. Kaseb is a fellow of the College of American Pathologists (CAP) and an active member of multiple medical societies including United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP). Dr Kaseb has authored a number of articles and published abstracts in the fields of Pathology, Hematopathology, Cancer biology and Molecular Pathology. Dr Kaseb is also a reviewer for a number of pathology journals. He also contributed in creating/editing educational content to USMLE study Qbanks.


Stephen J D O’Keefe, Jia V Li, Leo Lahti, Junhai Ou, Franck Carbonero, Khaled Mohammed, Joram M Posma, James Kinross, Elaine Wahl, Elizabeth Ruder, Kishore Vipperla, Vasudevan Naidoo, Lungile Mtshali, Sebastian Tims, Philippe G B Puylaert , James DeLany, Alyssa Krasinskas, Ann C Benefiel, Hatem O Kaseb, Keith Newton, Jeremy K Nicholson, Willem M de Vos, H Rex Gaskins, Erwin G Zoetendal; PMID: 25919227; Nat Commun. 2015 Apr 28;6:6342. Fat, fibre and cancer risk in African Americans and rural Africans

Hatem Kaseb, Zhen Wang, James R Cook. Am J Surg Pathol. 2022 Aug 1;46(8):1078-1083; PMID: 35195576; 2022 Feb 24. Ultrasensitive RNA In Situ Hybridization for Kappa and Lambda Light Chains Assists in the Differential Diagnosis of Nodular Lymphocyte-predominant Hodgkin Lymphoma

Hatem O Kaseb, Helene Fohrer-Ting, Dale W Lewis, Eric Lagasse, Susanne M Gollin; Exp Cell Res. 2016 Oct 15;348(1); PMID: 27619333; Epub 2016 Sep 9. Identification, expansion and characterization of cancer cells with stem cell properties from head and neck squamous cell carcinomas

Hatem O Kaseb, Dale W Lewis, William S Saunders, Susanne M Gollin. Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2016 Sep;55(9):694-709. PMID: 27123539. Epub 2016 Jun 23. Cell division patterns and chromosomal segregation defects in oral cancer stem cells

Hatem Kaseb, Stanley Hudnall. BCR-ABL1-like. PathologyOutlines.com website. https://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/leukemiaprebbcrabl1like.html. 

Education & Specialties

M.D., Cairo School of Medicine, Cairo, Egypt

MPH/PhD, Human Genetics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Resident, Pathology, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT

Fellow, Hematopathology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH


  • Hematopathology
  • Gynecological Pathology
  • Cancer biology


  • Hematopathology
  • Gynecological Pathology
  • Surgical Oncologic Pathology
  • Molecular Pathology