Samuel H. Pepkowitz, MD

Associate Director, Transfusion Medicine

Phone: 310-423-5360


  • Pediatric Pathology
  • Transfusion Medicine

Education and Training

  • Medical School: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY
  • Internship and Residency: Pediatrics, North Carolina Memorial Hospital, NC
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Pathology, Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, CA
  • Residency: Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Medical Board Certification

  • Pediatrics
  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
  • Special Quantification in Blood Banking

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Therapeutic apheresis
  • Clinical aspects of Vitamin D sufficiency
  • Placental physiology

Professional Activities and Awards

  • Outstanding Tutor Award, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
  • Inspection Team Leader, College of American Pathologists
  • Associate Clinical Professor, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Selected Publications

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