Fiona E. Craig, MD
Professor of Pathology

Dr. Craig is a member of the Division of Hematopathology and the Medical Director of the Clinical Flow Cytometry Laboratory.

Office Location:
Suite G300
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Contact Information:
Office Telephone: 412-647-5191
Lab Telephone: 412-624-3746
Fax: 412-647-6332


  • MBBS - St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London, 1985

Clinical Expertise

  • Diagnostic pathology with specialization in hematopathology
  • Clinical flow cytometry

Research Interests

Dr. Craig's research involves application of flow cytometry in the evaluation of hematolymphoid disorders.


  • American Board of Pathology – Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1992
  • American Board of Pathology – Hematology Pathology, 1995



Scientific Committees / Editorial Boards

  • Editorial Board Member, Cytometry, Clinical Cytometry, Part B
  • Senior Councilor, International Clinical Cytometry Society

Honors and Awards

Provost’s Advisory Council on Instructional Excellence (ACIE) Innovation in Education Award - 2012

Selected Publications

Borowitz MJ, Craig FE, DiGiuseppe JA, Illingworth AJ, Rosse W, Sutherland DR, Wittwer CT, and Richards SJ. Guidelines for the diagnosis and monitoring of paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria andrelated disorders by flow cytometry. Cytometry Part B (Clinical Cytometry) 78B:211–230; 2010.

Craig FE, Ohori NP, Gorrill TS, Swerdlow SH. Flow Cytometric Immunophenotyping of Cerebrospinal Fluid Specimens. American Journal Clinical Pathology 135:22 – 34, 2011. Gibson SE, Swerdlow SH, Craig FE, Surti U, Cook JR, Nalesnik MA, Lowe C, Wood KM, Ranganathan S, Bacon CM. EBV-positive extranodal marginal zone lymphoma of mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue in the post-transplant setting: a distinct type of post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder? American Journal of Surgical Pathology 35(6):807-15, 2011.

Craig FE, Monaghan SA, Surti U, Swerdlow SH. ZAP-70 and Bcl-2 Expression in B Lymphoblastic Leukemia Cells and Hematogones. Cytometry Part B (Clinical Cytometry) 82B:85–92; 2010.

Jindal N, Yadav D, Passero C, Krasinskas A, Craig F, Bastacky S, Liang K. Membranous Nephropathy: A Rare Renal Manifestation of IgG4-related Systemic Disease. Clinical Nephrology 77(4):321-8; 2012.

Roth CG, Dangott BJ, Harper T, Jon Duboy J, Craig FE, Parwani A. Construction and Implementation of a Comprehensive Hematopathology Virtual Teaching Set. Journal of Hematopathology, Published on-line Jan 2012.

Monaghan SA, Surti U, Doty K, Craig FE. Altered Neutrophil Maturation Patterns that Limit Identification of Myelodysplastic Syndromes. Cytometry Part B (Clinical Cytometry) 82B:217-228 (2012).

Gradowski JF, Sargent RL, Craig FE, Cieply K, Fuhrer K, Sherer C, Swerdlow SH. Chronic lymphocytic leukemia/small lymphocytic lymphoma with cyclin D1 positive proliferation centers do not have CCND1 translocations or gains and lack SOX11 expression. American Journal Clinical Pathology 138(1):132- 9.2012.