Medical School Wayne State University (1991)
Internship University Hospitals of Cleveland (1992), Internal Medicine
Residency MetroHealth Medical Center (1996), Pathology
Fellowship The Picower Institute for Medical Research (1998), Research
Fellowship Harbor - UCLA Medical Center (2000), Surgical Pathology
Fellowship Parkland Health and Hospital System (2001), Cytopathology

Research Interest

  • Cytology
  • Endocrine Pathology


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Intratumoral expression level of epidermal growth factor receptor and cytokeratin 5/6 is significantly associated with nodal and distant metastases in patients with basal-like triple-negative breast carcinoma.
Sutton LM, Han JS, Molberg KH, Sarode VR, Cao D, Rakheja D, Sailors J, Peng Y Am J Clin Pathol 2010 Nov 134 5 782-787
Pathology quiz case 2: salivary duct carcinoma (SDC) of the parotid gland with mucinous differentiation.
Fishero BA, Sailors JL, Castrillon DH, Myers LL Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg. 2010 May 136 5 523, 525-6
Systemic amyloidosis presenting as chronic diarrhea in a patient with ankylosing spondylitis.
McMahan ZH, Sailors JL, Toto R, Olsen NJ J Clin Rheumatol 2010 Jan 16 1 22-5
The unique simultaneous occurrence of granular cell tumor, gastrointestinal stromal tumor, and gastric adenocarcinoma.
Sailors JL, French SW Arch. Pathol. Lab. Med. 2005 May 129 5 e121-3
Stability of PreservCyt for Hybrid Capture (HC II) HPV test.
Sailors J, Gander R, Saboorian MH, Berkley P, Foster B, Ashfaq R Diagn. Cytopathol. 2005 May 32 5 260-3
Multiple vaginal wall cysts: diagnosis and surgical management.
Wai CY, Corton MM, Miller M, Sailors J, Schaffer JI Obstet Gynecol 2004 May 103 5 Pt 2 1099-1102
Regulation of the CTL response by macrophage migration inhibitory factor.
Abe R, Peng T, Sailors J, Bucala R, Metz CN. J Immunol 2001 166(2): 747-753

Honors & Awards

  • College of American Pathologists Stipend
    "Concepts in Molecular Biology", Bethesda, MD (1995)
  • Honors Degree in Cellular & Molecular Biology
    The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (1984)
  • Sophmore Honors Award-Natural Science
    The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (1982)
  • Thomas J. Watson Memorial Scholarship
    The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (1980)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Clinical Pathologists
  • American Society of Cytopathology
  • College of American Pathologists
  • North Texas Society of Pathology
  • Texas Society of Cytology
  • United States & Canadian Academy of Pathology