Sherrie L. Perkins, MD, PhD

Medical Director, Hematopathology
Co-Chief, Clinical Pathology
Vice Chair, Pathology
Senior Vice President, Research and Development
Executive Director, ARUP Institute for Clinical & Experimental Pathology
Dr. Perkins, a tenured professor at the University of Utah School of Medicine, has been with ARUP and the University of Utah for more than 20 years and has served in numerous leadership positions, including director of hematopathology, interim department chair, Co-Chief for the Clinical Pathology Division, and, for the past eight years, a member of ARUP Laboratories’ executive management team. She is board certified in anatomic pathology, with a special qualification in hematology. Dr. Perkins received her PhD in biochemistry from the University of Miami, and earned her MD and completed her pathology residency at Washington University in St. Louis and did a hematopathology fellowship at the University of Utah. She completed her hematopathology fellowship under Dr. Carl Kjeldsberg at the University of Utah and has published more than 200 peer-reviewed articles and 70 book chapters.