You-Wen Qian


Cancers Treated:

Specializing In:

Hematopathology Flow cytometry Informatics

About You-Wen Qian


Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

  • Associate Professor of Oncology
  • Medical Director, Clinical Flow Cytometry Laboratory
  • Department of Pathology


Education and Training:

  • 2009 - PhD - Medical Informatics, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ
  • 2002 - MS - Medical Informatics, University of California at Davis, Davis, CA
  • 1994 - MS - Cardiology, Fudan University Medical Center, Shanghai, China
  • 1989 - MD - Wannan Medical College, Wuhu, China


  • 2002-2006 - Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ
  • 1994-1995 - Cardiology, The First People's Hospital of Fudan University Medical Center, Shanghai, China


  • 2006-2007 - Hematopathology Fellowship, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2006 - Visiting Fellow; Dermatopathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology (AFIP), Washington, DC
  • 1997-2001- Post-Doctoral Research Fellow; Stanford University, Stanford, CA

Board Certification:

  • Clinical Informatics by American Board of Pathology
  • Hematology by American Board of Pathology
  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology by American Board of Pathology


Full Publications list on PubMed

1.Nouran Momen, Bora Baysal, Sheila Jani Sait,Joseph Tario,and You-Wen Qian. Unusual B-Lymphoid Blastic Crisis as Initial Presentation of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Imposes Diagnostic Challenges. Case Reports in Hematology. Volume 2022, Article ID 9785588, 8 pages.

2.Tahereh Dadfarnia, Jason Koshy, Jianli Dong and You-Wen Qian. Retrospective study of hepatitis C virus genotypes and its association with lymphoma. Journal of Cancer Research Updates. 2014; 3(2):129-133.

3.Michelle Foshat, Stephanie Bates, Wendy Russo, Araceli Huerta, Kathleen Albright, Karen Giddings, Alexander Indrikovs, You-Wen Qian. Effect of freezing plasma at 20C for 2 weeks on prothrombin time, activated partial thromboplastin time, dilute russell viper venom time, activated protein C resistance, and d-Dimer levels. Clin Appl Thromb Hemost. 2015 Jan;21(1):41-7.

4.Jason Koshy, You-Wen Qian, Gayathri Bhagwath, Maurice Willis, Todd W Kelley, Peter Papenhausen. Microarray, gene sequencing and RT-PCR analysis on a cryptic PML-RARA translocation. Cancer Genetics. 2012;205:537-540.

5.You-Wen Qian, David Weissmann, Lauri Goodell, David August, and Roger Strair. Indolent T-lymphoblastic proliferation in Castleman disease. Lymphoma and Leukemia.2009;50(2):306-308.