About Faisal Mukhtar
Faisal Mukhtar, MBBS, MD, FCAP, FASCP is board-certified in pathology, blood banking/transfusion medicine and cytopathology. He earned his medical degree from Khyber Medical College, University of Peshawar, Pakistan. He then pursued his AP/CP pathology residency at Howard University and Howard University Hospital in Washington D.C. In 2011, Dr. Mukhtar joined the University of Alabama at Birmingham to pursue fellowships in surgical pathology and cytopathology. He then pursued fellowship in blood banking / transfusion medicine at Institute of Transfusion Medicine /University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pittsburgh, PA. He joined the University of Florida Department of Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine as a member of its faculty, after serving as Medical Director of Blood Bank for 2 ½ years at Howard University Hospital. At UF Health, Dr. Mukhtar serves as a clinical associate professor and works as an Medical Director of Blood Bank and as well as staff Cytopathologist. He is a member of AABB, College of American Pathologists and American Society of Clinical Pathology.
Blood Banking/Transfusion MedicineAmerican Board of Pathology
CytopathologyAmerican Board of Pathology
Pathology – Anatomic and ClinicalAmerican Board of Pathology
Dunbar NM and Yazer MT, on behalf of the Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusion (BEST) Collaborative and the STAT Study Investigators. Safety of the use of group A plasma in trauma: the STAT study. Transfusion 2017;57;1879–1884