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Amy Susan Duffield, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Research Interests: Leukemia, FLT-3; protein-protein interactions; diagnostic Hematopathology
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
4940 Eastern Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21224 map
The Johns Hopkins Hospital (Main Entrance)
1800 Orleans St.
Sheikh Zayed Tower
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Dr. Amy Duffield is an assistant professor of pathology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and a member of the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center. Her areas of clinical expertise include pathology and hematopathology, with a particular focus on diagnosing hematopoietic neoplasms.
Dr. Duffield earned her M.D. and Ph.D. from the Yale University School of Medicine. She completed her residency at The Johns Hopkins Hospital and performed a fellowship in pathology at the Johns Hopkins Hospital.
Dr. Duffield's research interests include the study of novel protein-protein interactions. She is currently identifying and investigating the functional significance of proteins that interact with receptor tyrosine kinase FMS-Like Tyrosine kinase 3 (FLT3) in hematopoietic and leukemic cells.
Dr. Duffield serves on the M.D.-Ph.D. Advising Program and the Emerging Women's Leadership Program at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.
- Assistant Professor of Pathology
- Assistant Professor of Oncology
Centers & Institutes
- MD PhD, Yale School of Medicine (2005)
- Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Pathology (2009)
- Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Pathology (2010)
- American Board of Pathology / Anatomic & Clinical Pathology (2009)
- American Board of Pathology / Pathology - Hematology (2010)
Research & Publications
Dr. Duffield's research involves the study of novel protein-protein interactions. She is currently identifying and investigating the functional significance of proteins that interact with receptor tyrosine kinase FMS-like tyrosine kinase 3 (FLT3) in hematopoietic and leukemic cells.
Selected PublicationsView all on Pubmed
Duffield AS, Aoki J, Levis M, Cowan K, Gocke CD, Burns KH, Borowitz MJ, Vuica-Ross M. Clinical and Pathologic Features of Secondary Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia. Am J Clin Pathol. 2012;137 367-376.
Greenblatt SM, Li L, Slape C, Novak RL, Duffield A, Nguyen B, Huso D, Borowitz MJ, Aplan P, Small D. Knock-in of a FLT3 Internal Tandem Duplication Mutation Cooperates with a NUP98-HOXD13 Fusion to Generate Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Blood. 2012; 119(12):2883-94.
Crane GM, Powell H, Kostadinov R, Rocafort PT, Rifkin DE, Burger PC, Ambinder RF, Swinnen LJ, Borowitz MJ, Duffield AS. Primary CNS lymphoproliferative disease, mycophenolate and calcineurin inhibitor usage. Oncotarget. 2015 Oct 20;6(32):33849-66.
Duffield AS, Lee TK, Miyamoto H, Carter HB, Epstein JI. Radical Prostatectomy Findings in Patients Who Fail Active Surveillance of Prostate Cancer. J Urol. 2009; 182:2274-8.
Duffield A, Kamsteeg EJ, Brown AN, Pagel P, Caplan MJ. The tetraspanin CD63 enhances the internalization of the H,K-ATPase beta-subunit. Proc Natl Acad Sci. U S A. 2003; 100:15560-5.
Activities & Honors
- Emerging Women's Leadership Program (EWLP), Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
- M.D.-Ph.D. Advising Program, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine