Laura Baugh, D.O., Ph.D. is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Pathology at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and a staff Pathologist at the VA North Texas Health Care System.

Originally from Michigan, Dr. Baugh earned her Ph.D. in Immunology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. She then completed her medical education at Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Worth. She completed internal medicine residency training at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas and fellowships in Hematopathology (University of Michigan) and Molecular Pathology (University of Colorado).

Certified by the American Board of Pathology, Dr. Baugh joined the Dallas VA Medical Center in 2023.

Personal Note

Dr. Baugh’s interests outside of medicine include family, traveling, and animal welfare.


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Fibrin-Associated, EBV-Negative Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma Arising in Atrial Myxoma: Expanding the Spectrum of the Entity.
Baugh L, Brown N, Song JY, Pandya S, Montoya V, Perry AM, Int J Surg Pathol 2021 Apr 10668969211014959
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura with Graves' disease during pregnancy.
Zhang J, Baugh L, Guileyardo J, Roberts WC, Proc (Bayl Univ Med Cent) 2020 Apr 33 2 270-272
Extramedullary hematopoiesis masquerading as a cranial (clivus) tumor.
Krause JR, Baugh L, Kelley S, Onofrio A, Snipes G, Proc (Bayl Univ Med Cent) 2020 Jan 33 1 69-70
The regulatory role of APE1 in epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition and in determining EGFR-TKI responsiveness in non-small-cell lung cancer.
Yang X, Peng Y, Jiang X, Lu X, Duan W, Zhang S, Dai N, Shan J, Feng Y, Li X, Cheng Y, Yang Y, Baugh L, Tell G, Wang D, Li M Cancer Med 2018 Aug
Pulmonary lymphangioleiomyomatosis associated with aggressive renal angiomyolipoma.
Cooper A, Baugh L, Kelley S, Huang H, Guileyardo J, Proc (Bayl Univ Med Cent) 2018 Jan 31 1 81-83
Overlapping effector interfaces define the multiple functions of the HIV-1 Nef polyproline helix.
Kuo LS, Baugh LL, Denial SJ, Watkins RL, Liu M, Garcia JV, Foster JL, Retrovirology 2012 May 9 47
Identification and characterization of mitochondrial targeting sequence of human apurinic/apyrimidinic endonuclease 1.
Li M, Zhong Z, Zhu J, Xiang D, Dai N, Cao X, Qing Y, Yang Z, Xie J, Li Z, Baugh L, Wang G, Wang D, J Biol Chem 2010 May 285 20 14871-14881
Functional characterization of the human immunodeficiency virus type 1 Nef acidic domain.
Baugh LL, Garcia JV, Foster JL, J Virol 2008 Oct 82 19 9657-67
Intra- and intersubtype alternative Pak2-activating structural motifs of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 Nef.
O'Neill E, Baugh LL, Novitsky VA, Essex ME, Garcia JV, J Virol 2006 Sep 80 17 8824-9
Reconstitution and molecular analysis of an active human immunodeficiency virus type 1 Nef/p21-activated kinase 2 complex.
Raney A, Kuo LS, Baugh LL, Foster JL, Garcia JV, J Virol 2005 Oct 79 20 12732-41