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Gabriela Gheorghe, MD
Gabriela Gheorghe, MD

Gabriela Gheorghe, MD

Associate Member, St. Jude Faculty



MD – Victor Babes Medical School, Timisoara, Romania
Fellowship (Pediatric Pathology) – Children’s Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Fellowship (Hematopathology) – Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana
Fellowship (Donald King Fellow) – Armed Forces Institute of Pathology (AFIP), Washington, DC
Residency (Anatomic and Clinical Pathology) – University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado
Residency (Anatomic and Clinical Pathology) – State University of New York, Downstate, Brooklyn, New York
Residency (Internal Medicine) – Universite Paris VI, Saint Antoine , Paris, France
Residency (Family Practice) – National Postgraduate Education Institute Bucharest, Romania 
Internship – University Hospital Bucharest, Romania

Research Interests

  • Pediatric lymphomas and leukemias
  • Histiocytic lesions
  • Minimal Residual Disease development by flow cytometry

Selected Publications

Gheorghe G, Venkataraman G. A Skin Lesion in a Pediatric Patient: A Close Call. The Hematologist ASH News and Reports Nov/Dec;16(6), 2019.

Kravtsov O, Jaffe R, Gheorghe G. Proteinaceous Lymphadenopathy in a Young Patient with History of Classical Hodgkin Lymphoma: A Case Report with Literature Review. International Journal of Surgical Pathology Sept 26, 2018. PMID: 30255727

Huang H, Gheorghe G, North P, Suchi M. Expanding the phenotype of Alk- positive Histiocytosis: a report of 2 cases. Pediatric and Developmental Pathology Jan 1, 2018. PMID: 29224419

Bhatt N, Kelly M, Badorf B, Gheorghe G. Sinusoidal CD30+ Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma Can Masquerade as Anaplastic Large cell Lymphoma in Pediatric Posttransplant Lymphoproliferative Disorders. Pediatric Blood and Cancer Dec 30, 2016. PMID: 28035754

Robin A, Gheorghe G, Burke M, Grignon J, van Tuinen P, Petersen J. Identification of High-Risk Cryptic CRLF2 Rearrangements in B-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Utilizing an FGFR3/IGH Dual-Color Dual-Fusion DNA Probe Set. Journal of Hematology Oncology Nov 4, 2016. PMID: 27820126

Olar A, Lapadat R, Stein T, Dahiya S, Davidson C, Perry A, Gheorghe G. Central Nervous System Involvement by Myeloid Sarcoma: a Report of 12 cases and Review of the Literature. Clinical Neuropathology April 29, 2016. PMID 27125868

Parsons L, Gheorghe G, Yan K, Simpson P, Jarzembowski J. An evidence-based recommendation for a standardized approach to detecting metastatic neuroblastoma. Pediatric and Developmental Pathology March28, 2016. PMID 27018850

Lapadat R, Tower RL, Tam W, Orazi A, Gheorghe G. Pure Erythroid Leukemia Mimicking Ewing Sarcoma/Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor in an Infant. Pediatric Blood Cancer May;63(5): 935-7, 2016. PMID: 26773805

Parsons L, Gheorghe G, Yan K, Simpson P, Jarzembowski J. Improving Detection of Metastatic Neuroblastoma in Bone Marrow Core Biopsies: A Proposed Immunohistochemical Approach. Pediatric and Developmental Pathology Oct 22, 2015. PMID 26491958

Gheorghe G, Rangarajan H, Camitta B, Segura A, Kroft S, Southern J. Pediatric T cell /Histiocyte- rich Large B cell Lymphoma: an Underrecognized Entity? Annals of Clinical and Laboratory Science Jan;45(1):73-8, 2015. PMID 2569601

Brickler MM, Basel DG, Gheorghe G, Margolis DM, Kelly ME, Ehrhardt MJ. Early therapy-related myeloid sarcoma and deletion of 9q22.32 to q31.1: a case report. Pediatric Blood and Cancer Sep;61(9):1701-3, 2014. PMID 24668947

Gheorghe G, Radu OM, Milanovich S, Hamilton RL, Jaffe R, Southern JF, Ozolek JA. Pathology of central nervous system post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders: lessons from pediatric autopsies. Pediatric and Developmental Pathology March/April;16(2):67-73, 2013. PMID 23286823

Gheorghe G, Galambos C, Shilpa J, Krishnamurti L, Jaffe R. A novel TCIRG1e mutation leads to severe osteopetrosis with altered content of monocytes/macrophages in several organs. Pediatric and Developmental Pathology January 26, 2012. PMID: 22280207

Rangarajan H, Cogbill C, Grochowski D, Gheorghe G, Talano JA. Systemic EBV-Positive T-Cell Lymphoproliferative Disease of Childhood: A Case Report. Pediatric Blood and Cancer July;58(7):1056, 2012.

Rangarajan H, Grohowski D, Mulberry MF, Gheorghe G, Talano JA. Treatment of recurrent CNS disease post bone marrow transplant in familial HLH. Pediatric Blood and Cancer Jul 15;59(1):189-90, 2012. PMID: 21755594

Gupta S, Cogbill CH, Gheorghe G, Rao AR, Kumar S, Havens PL, Camitta BM, Warwick AB. Mycobacterium avium intracellulare infection coexistent with Nodular Lymphocyte Predominant Hodgkin Lymphoma involving the Lung. Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Apr;33(3):e127-31, 2011. PMID: 21399527

Chiu A, Nanaji NM, Czader M, Gheorghe G, Knowles DM, Chadburn, A, Orazi A. The Stromal Composition of Mast Cell Aggregates in Systemic Mastocytosis. Modern Pathology Jul;22(7):857-65, 2009. PMID: 19396155

Gheorghe G, Rollins-Raval, M Reyes-Múgica M. Images in Pathology Sickle Cell Disease. International Journal of Surgical Pathology Jun;17(3):270-1, 2009. PMID: 19064589

Brahmanday GR, Gheorghe G, Jaiyesimi IA, Orazi A, Zekman R, Parich R, Wills SM, Einhorn LH. Primary Mediastinal Germ Cell Tumor Evolving Into An Extramedullary Acute Megakaryoblastic Leukemia Causing Cord Compression. Journal Clinical Oncology Oct 1;26(28):4686-8, 2008. PMID: 18824716

Gheorghe G, Albano EA, Porter CC, McGavran L, Wei Q, Meltesen L, Danielson SM, Liang X. Hodgkin Lymphoma Preceded by Polymorphic Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder: Report of a Pediatric Case and Review of the Literature. Journal of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Feb;29(2):112-6, 2007. PMID: 17279008

Last update: September 2020