Dr. Joseph Khoury is the Stokes-Shackleford Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, University of Nebraska. Prior to this new role, Dr. Khoury was Professor in the Division of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. He is recognized internationally as a leader in the field of hematopathology, in which he combines longstanding expertise in clinical diagnostics, teaching, and translational research.
Dr. Khoury has authored over 280 publications, in addition to textbooks and numerous book chapters. He has received multiple awards for teaching, mentorship, research, and clinical achievements. Dr. Khoury has lectured extensively at various venues and conferences across the United States and the world, in addition to having organized multiple successful international and regional medical educational conferences. He is an active member of the College of American Pathologists, where he serves currently as Chair of the CAP Cancer Committee, which publishes CAP’s widely utilized protocols for cancer reporting. Dr. Khoury is a Standing Member on the Editorial Board of the WHO Classification of Tumours and has contributed significantly to the 5th edition of the classification of hematolymphoid neoplasms.