Kamran Badizadegan, MD, is Chief of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Nationwide Children's Hospital. He served as the Founding Chair of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Nemours Children's Hospital in Orlando, Florida and a Professor of Pathology at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine in Orlando. Prior to joining Nemours, he was the head of pediatric pathology at Massachusetts General Hospital and served on the faculty of Harvard Medical School and the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology.
Dr. Badizadegan holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Harvard Medical School. He completed his anatomic pathology residency at Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston and his pediatric pathology fellowship at Boston Children's Hospital. Dr. Badizadegan is board certified in anatomic pathology, pediatric pathology, and clinical informatics. His clinical interests include gastrointestinal pathology, information sciences and diagnostic technologies. He is a member of multiple pathology related professional societies, a reviewer for peer reviewed medical journals, and he received the Nemours Physician Excellence Award for Quality in 2014.
The author of more than 90 peer reviewed manuscripts, book chapters, and editorials, Dr. Badizadegan has received multiple extra-mural grants for his research. Dr. Badizadegan brings broad clinical expertise, leadership experience, innovation, and an ambitious vision for the future of pediatric pathology on the local, national, and international levels.