Selene C. Koo, MD, PhD

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Selene Koo, MD, PhD, received her PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and MD from the University of Chicago. She completed residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and a fellowship in Molecular Genetic Pathology from the University of Chicago, and a fellowship in Pediatric Pathology from Boston Children’s Hospital. She is board-certified by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, with additional subspecialty certification in Molecular Genetic Pathology. Her clinical and research interests include the characterization of molecular alterations in pediatric solid tumors.

Academic and Clinical Areas
Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Resident Research Competition, Third Place, Chicago Pathology Society, 2013
  • Award, Phi Beta Kappa, 2001
  • Member, Society for Pediatric Pathology, 2016 - Present
  • Member, Association for Molecular Pathology, 2015 - Present
  • Member, United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, 2011 - Present

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 09/29/2017

Board Certifications
  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Clinical Pathology
  • Molecular Genetic
  • Pediatric Pathology
Fellowship Boston Children's Hospital Date Completed: 06/30/2017
Fellowship University of Chicago Date Completed: 06/30/2016
Residency University of Chicago Date Completed: 06/30/2015
Medical School University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine Date Completed: 06/11/2011
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Pathology & Laboratory Medicine