W. Stephen Nichols, MD

Senior Faculty Member

Email: stephen.nichols@cshs.org
Phone: 310-423-4777


  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Pathology

Education and Training

  • Medical school: University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
  • Residency: Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
  • Clinical Associate and Fellow: Pathology, Veteran's Administration Hospital, Albuquerque, NM

Medical Board Certifications

  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Clinical Pathology
  • Immunopathology

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Molecular diagnosis in Microbiology and Clinical Pathology
  • Systems theory of carcinogenesis
  • Laboratory Transformation for Best Clinical Practices


  • Samuel Oschin Cancer Center Institute (SOCCI)

Selected Publications

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