Brian Yang Merritt, MD




 

 

POSITIONS

Assistant Professor
Department of Pathology & Immunology, Department of Molecular and Human Genetics
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US

Medical Director, Cancer Genetics Section
Baylor Genetics
Houston, TX, US

Medical Director, Flow Cytometry Laboratory
Millennium Oncology, Millennium Physicians Association
Houston, TX, US

EDUCATION

BS from Baylor University
05/2005 - Waco, Texas, United States
Biology with minor in Economics, magna cum laude

MD from Baylor College of Medicine
05/2009 - Houston, Texas, United States

Residency at Baylor College of Medicine
06/2013 - Houston, Texas, United States
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Residency at Baylor College of Medicine
06/2013 - Houston, Texas, United States
Chief Resident, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine
06/2014 - Houston, Texas, United States
Hematopathology

Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine
06/2015 - Houston, Texas, United States
Molecular Genetic Pathology

CERTIFICATIONS

Subspecialty Board Certification in Molecular Genetic Pathology
American Board of Pathology

Subspecialty Board Certification in Hematology
American Board of Pathology

Board Certification in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
American Board of Pathology

Full Medical License
Texas Medical Board

Steps 1, 2, and 3
United States Medical Licensing Examination

PROFESSIONAL INTERESTS

• Hematopathology

• Molecular Genetic Pathology

• Cancer Genetics

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

• Merritt BY, Curry JL, Duvic M, Vega F, Sheehan AM, Curry CV. "Pediatric subcutaneous panniculitis-like T-cell lymphoma with features of hemophagocytic syndrome." Pediatric Blood & Cancer. 2013 November;60(11):1916-7. Pubmed PMID: 23868752
• Merritt BY, Curry CV. "Hemoglobin concentration." Medscape Reference. WebMD LLC; 1994-2014.
• Lai S, Merritt BY (co-first author), Chen L, Green LK. "Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis associated with influenza A (H1N1) infection in a patient with chronic lymphocytic leukemia: an autopsy case report and review of the literature." 2012 December;16(6):477-84. Pubmed PMID: 21724431
• Merritt BY, Curry CV. "Mean corpuscular hemoglobin and mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration." Medscape Reference. WebMD LLC; 1994-2014.
• Aqil B, Merritt BY, Elghetany MT, Kamdar KY, Lu X, Curry CV. "Childhood nodal marginal zone lymphoma with unusual clinicopathologic and cytogenetic features for the pediatric variant: a case report." Pediatric and Developmental Pathology. 2015;18(2):167-71. Pubmed PMID: 25625642