Sherrie L. Perkins, MD, PhD

Medical Director and Section Chief, Hematopathology
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, and, for the past three years, a member of the 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. She completed her hematopathology fellowship under Dr. Carl Kjeldsberg at the University of Utah and has published more than 170 peer-reviewed articles and 70 book chapters.