Yi Zhou M.D.,Ph.D.

Yi Zhou M.D.,Ph.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Hematology, Laboratory Medicine , Pathology


Chinese, English


Primary Location

Pathology at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St.
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.6400|Map It 


Dr. Zhou is associate medical director of hematopathology and an assistant professor in the Department of Laboratory Medicine. He completed his hematopathology fellowship training at MD Anderson Cancer Center and was an assistant professor at University of Minnesota before joining the faculty at University of Washington Medical Center. Dr. Zhou is specialized in the diagnosis of hematologic neoplasms. He also conducts clinical research in the areas of discovering biomarkers associated with tumor progression and treatment response in lymphoid and myeloid neoplasms.

Patient Care Philosophy

As a pathologist, my highest priority is to make an accurate diagnosis based on integrated information including morphology, immunophenotype, cytogenetic and molecular studies, as well as, the most update knowledge in the field. I devote fully to every patient case with accuracy, efficiency and prompt communication with the clinical team.

Personal Interests

Hiking, skiing and tennis.

Clinical Interests

Diagnosing in hematologic neoplasms.

Research Interests

Discovery of diagnostic and predictive biomarkers in hematologic neoplasms.


University of Minnesota Medical SchoolTeaching Appointment2013
MD Anderson Cancer CenterFellowshipHematopathology2012
New York Medical CollegeResidencyAnatomic & Clinical Pathology2010
Louisiana State University Medical CenterPh.DBiochemistry1995
Beijing Medical UniversityMedical education1987


Board Certifications

American Board of PathologyHematology (Pathology)2011
American Board of PathologyAnatomic & Clinical Pathology2010
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