Jamie Koo, MD

Assistant Professor of Pathology

Email: jamie.koo@cshs.org
Phone: 310-423-8258


  • Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology
  • Genitourinary Pathology
  • Cardiac Pathology

Education and Training

  • Medical school: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX
  • Residency: Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • Fellowship: Genitourinary/Surgical Pathology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA
  • Fellowship: Gastrointestinal/Liver Pathology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA

Medical Board Certifications

  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Clinical Pathology

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Using immunostains for site of origin determination in metastatic neuroendocrine tumors
  • Predictive value of GI biopsies in patients undergoing cardiac transplantation for amyloidosis
  • Clusterin immunostaining in hepatocellular carcinoma

Professional Activities and Awards

  • Nathan B. Friedman Resident Award, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Young Investigator Symposium Presenter and travel grant recipient, North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society
  • Society of Pediatric Pathology A. James McAdams Short Term Study Stipend


  • Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute
  • Samuel Oschin Cancer Center Institute (SOCCI)

Selected Publications

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