Miraca Life Sciences Names Ranjitha Veerappan, MD, as Director of Molecular Genetics

Inform Diagnostics, (MLS) the nation’s largest independent anatomic pathology lab, has named Ranjitha Veerappan, MD, as Director of Molecular Genetics, responsible for leading the company’s molecular pathology services and research for hematology/oncology.

Dr. Veerappan is board-certified in anatomic and clinical pathology, molecular genetic pathology and Hematology/Oncology, having completed her molecular genetic pathology fellowship at Virginia Commonwealth University, and Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Loyola University Medical Center. She also served as Chief Resident during her pathology residency at East Tennessee State University. Dr. Veerappan also served a one-year residency at Northwestern University in Chicago. She has co-authored a number of peer-reviewed articles on the topics of hematopathology and molecular pathology.

Dr. Veerappan previously served as a Hematopathologist and Director of Molecular Pathology at siParadigm Diagnostic Informatics in Oradell, N.J. Additionally, she had held a similar role at Hematogenix Laboratory Services in Tinley Park, Ill.

“The addition of Dr. Veerappan to our Hematology/Oncology team demonstrates Inform Diagnostics’s continued focus on adding expertise in molecular genetics and hematopathology,” said Michael Miller, MD, Medical Director of Hematopathology at Inform Diagnostics. “Dr. Veerappan’s role as Director of Molecular Genetics will be critical to advancing Inform Diagnostics’s ongoing mission to provide the most advanced, clinically appropriate testing for all of our patients.”

About Inform Diagnostics

Inform Diagnostics specializes in the development and commercialization of the highest quality academic pathology services, primarily in the fields of dermatology, hematology, gastroenterology and urology. The company’s core team of more than 90 academic-caliber specialists utilizes state-of-the-art pathology laboratories currently headquartered in Irving, Texas, and throughout the United States to serve more than 5,500 patients every day. Through rigorous quality assurance, daily and monthly conferences, and close relationships with clinical partners, Inform Diagnostics continuously improves diagnostic precision.

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