Meet our new Hematopathologists: Viera Nelson, MD and Anthony-Osei F. Safo, DO

At Miraca Life Sciences, we embrace our mission to bring you high quality hematopathology services. In keeping with our mission, we’re pleased to introduce two of our newest team members, Viera Nelson, M.D. and Anthony-Osei F. Safo, D.O.

Viera Nelson, MD

EDUCATION & TRAINING

2001-2003 Fellow in Hematopathology
University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles

2000-2001 Fellow in Cytopathology
University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles

1995-2000 Resident in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles

1985-1987 Resident in Anatomic Pathology
Toldy Ferenc Hospital, Cegled, Hungary

1985 MD Semmelweiss Medical University
Budapest, Hungary

PREVIOUS POSITION

2004-2011 Pathologist, Genzyme Genetics, Los Angeles, CA

CERTIFICATION

American Board of Pathology, Hematopathology, 2005

American Board of Pathology, Anatomic Pathology, 2004

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

American Society for Clinical Pathology

Association for Molecular Pathology

College of American Pathologists

Society for Hematopathology

United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology

 

Anthony-Osei F. Safo, DO

EDUCATION & TRAINING

2008-2009 Fellow in Hematopathology
University of Minnesota Medical Center

2007-2008 Fellow in Advanced Surgical Pathology
University of Minnesota Medical Center

2004-2008 Resident in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
University of Minnesota Medical Center

2004 DO Kansas City University of Medicine & Biosciences

2000 BS Prairie View A&M University

PREVIOUS POSITION

2009-2011 Hematopathologist, Hematogenix Laboratory Services, Tinley Park, IL

CERTIFICATION

American Board of Pathology, Hematology, 2009

American Board of Pathology, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2009

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

American Society for Clinical Pathology

College of American Pathologists

United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology