Christopher M. Carter, MD :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Christopher M. Carter, MD

Christopher M. Carter, MD

Anatomic Pathology
Pathologist, Anatomic Pathology

Clinical Pathology
Pathologist, Clinical Pathology

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Clinical Pathology Team

Pathology Fellowship

Contact Information

Laboratory Medicine/Anatomic Pathology
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-5450
FX: (614) 722-2899


Christopher M. Carter, MD, is a pathologist in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Dr. Carter is certified by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology (AP/CP) with additional sub-specialty certification in Hematopathology. His clinical interests include pediatric and adult malignancies with particular focus in bone marrow and lymph node pathology (e.g. Leukemia, Lymphoma, MDS); autoimmune disorders and immunodeficiency; clinical flow cytometry and informatics; in vivo microscopy; tumor biomarker discovery; and pathology education. He is a reviewer for the Children's Oncology Group (COG) study of Ph-like ALL (COG AALL1131).


  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Clinical Interests

  • Clinical Flow Cytometry and Tumor Immunophenotyping
  • Pediatric Hematopoietic Malignancies and Inherited Disorders
  • Autoimmune Disorders and Immunodeficiency
  • Tumor Biomarker Discovery In Vivo/Multiphoton

Education and Training

Medical School

  • West Virginia University School of Medicine
    Date Completed: 05/13/2007


  • Shands Hospital University of Florida at Gainesville
    Date Completed: 06/30/2011


  • Shands Hospital University of Florida at Gainesville
    Date Completed: 06/30/2012


  • Pathology & Laboratory Medicine


  • Clinical Pathology


  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Clinical Pathology
  • Hematology

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 01/29/2016

Professional Experience


  • Associate/Co-Residency Program Director, University of Florida Dept. of Pathology, Immunology, and Lab. Medicine


  • Assistant Professor, University of Florida Dept. of Pathology, Immunology, and Lab. Medicine


  • Yang M, Jiang G, Li W, Qiu K, Zhang M, Carter CM, Al-Quran SZ, Li Y1. Developing aptamer probes for acute myelogenous leukemia detection and surface protein biomarker discovery. J Hematol Oncol. 2014 Jan 9;7:5. doi: 10.1186/1756-8722-7-5. PubMed ID: 24405684
  • Jiang G1, Zhang M, Yue B, Yang M, Carter C, Al-Quran SZ, Li B, Li Y. PTK7: a new biomarker for immunophenotypic characterization of maturing T cells and T cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Leuk Res. 2012 Nov;36(11):1347-53. doi: 10.1016/j.leukres.2012.07.004. Epub 2012 Aug 13. PubMed ID: 22898210
  • Donelan W1, Wang H, Li SW, Pittman D, Li Y, Han S, Sun Y, Carter C, Atkinson M, Reeves W, Winter WE, Yang LJ. Novel detection of pancreatic and duodenal homeobox 1 autoantibodies (PAA) in human sera using luciferase immunoprecipitation systems (LIPS) assay. Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2013 May 15;6(6):1202-10. Print 2013. PubMed ID: 23696946
  • Sayour EJ, Carter C, Eldjerou L. A novel ELANE gene mutation in a patient with severe congenital neutropenia and intermittent thrombocytopenia. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2015 Oct;62(10):1870-1. doi: 10.1002/pbc.25528. Epub 2015 Apr 16. PubMed ID: 25882539
  • Su LM1, Kuo J2, Allan RW3, Liao JC4, Ritari KL2, Tomeny PE2, Carter CM3. Fiber-Optic Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy of Small Renal Masses: Toward Real-Time Optical Diagnostic Biopsy. J Urol. 2016 Feb;195(2):486-92. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2015.07.115. Epub 2015 Aug 28. PubMed ID: 26321408

Awards, Honors and Organizations

  • Excellence in Medical Education Award - Pathology Resident Educator – University of Florida, April 2010
  • Florida Society of Pathologists (FSP)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Honor Society
  • “Hydra Award” - Excellence in Resident Teaching – University of Florida, June 2012
  • United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP)
  • College of American Pathologists (CAP)
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000