Dr. Fayyaz is a native of Pakistan and graduated as a physician from the King Edward Medical College in Lahore, Pakistan in 1982. She completed a residency in pathology at the North Shore University Hospital. She completed a fellowship in Hematopathology under the directorship of Tipu Nazeer, MD at Albany Medical College (1998-1999) and a fellowship in surgical Oncology pathology at the Staten Island University Hospital (1999-2001). Her full-time employment included positions as Pathologist (Surgical/Cyto/Hemato) at the North Shore University Hospital (2001 – 2003), Quest Diagnostics (2003-2007) and currently Pathologist/Chief of Immunopathology and director of Flow cytometry at Long Island Jewish Hospital since 2007, and associate professor at Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. She was awarded Neil Memorial Silver Medal – Award in Anatomy and Histology awarded by King Edward Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan. (A prestigious medal awarded to the best student who places first among a class of 200 students). Dr. Fayyaz is happily married with three children.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Ioannis Karampinis is a consultant thoracic surgeon at the University of Mainz and an Associate Professor of Surgery at the University of Heidelberg