Stacey Desamours, M.D.

Stacey Desamours, M.D. 

Assistant Professor

Pathology & Anatomy

Location: Medical Education Building, 357


University of California at Davis
Residency: Anatomic Pathology 

Fulton County Medical Examiners Office/Emory University School of Medicine
Fellowship: Forensic Pathology

Morehouse School of Medicine
Degree: Doctor of Medicine

University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Biology

Board Certification

American Board of Pathology, Anatomic Pathology and Forensic Pathology


  • Afify AM, Tate S, Durbin-Johnson B, Rocke DM, Konia T: Expression of CD44s and CD44v6 in lung cancer and their correlation with prognostic factors. Int J Biol Markers. 2011 Jan-Mar; 26(1):50-7.
  • Kazanjian P, Adams D, Tate S, Newman G. HIV Production from purified monocytes isolated from antiretroviral-naïve and protease inhibitor-treated HIV-1-infected patients. HIV Clin Trials. 2002 Nov-Dec;3(6):469-74.

Honors and Awards

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • Chief Resident, Department of Pathology, UC Davis Medical Center
  • Invited panelist, Women in STEM Careers – Women’s History Month Commemoration, Kennesaw State University
  • Invited speaker, “Completion of the Death Certificate”, Michigan Association of Medical Examiners
  • Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Award for Woman Who Graduates First in Class
  • Morehouse School of Medicine National Alumni Association, “Louis W. Sullivan Academic Achievement Award”
  • Morehouse School of Medicine Class Day Awards: Outstanding Achievement in Pathology, Pathophysiology, Anatomy, Physiology, General Surgery, Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Psychopathology
  • American Society of Microbiology, “Robert Watkins Graduate Fellowship”
  • Morehouse School of Medicine, Curtis L. Parker Research Day, “Honorable Louis Stokes Award”
  • Most Outstanding Research Presentation