6213-Phillips, Carrie

Carrie L. Phillips, MD

Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

IU Health Pathology Laboratory
350 W 11th Street, Room 4090

Indianapolis, IN 46202
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Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Pathology, and adjunct in the Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine
Visiting Assistant Professor January 1, 1998 - May 30, 1999
Assistant Professor June 1, 1999 – June 30, 2005 Associate Professor July 1, 2005 - 2015 Professor 2015 - present
Indiana University School of Medicine Director, Department of Pathology July 1 2007 -
Residency Training Program September 30, 2011

IU Health Hospitals (University, Anatomic Pathologist January 1998 - present
Methodist, IU Health West, IU Health North, and Riley Children’s)
Eskenazi Health Services (Wishard Memorial)
Roudebush Veterans Affairs Anatomic Pathologist January 1998 – Medical Center April 2009
IU Health Hospitals Director of Immunochemistry March 2003 - 2005
IU Health Hospitals Co-director and Research Liaison February 2000
Immunohistochemistry Laboratory February 2004
IU Health Pathology Laboratory Director of Electron Microscopy February 2005 - present
Director of Renal Pathology Service 2009 to present

Key Publications

1. Bacallao R, Phillips CL: Guiding Principles of Specimen Preservation for Confocal Fluorescence Microscopy in Handbook of Biological Confocal Microscopy. James B Pawley (Ed.), 3rd edition, Plenum Press, New York, 2006. [chapter co-author]
2. Phillips CL, Al-Khawaja M: “Renal Cystic Diseases” in Practical Renal Pathology, A Diagnostic Approach. Donna Lager and Neil Abrahams (Eds), 1st edition, Elsevier, Philadelphia, 2013 (400 pages). [primary author of chapter, mentored resident]
3. Phillips CL: “Renal Cystic Disease” Pathobiology of Human Disease: A Dynamic Encyclopedia of Disease Mechanisms. (2014). [primary author of chapter]
4. Invision Guide to Lifeblood. Alexander Tsiaras (Eds. Anatomical Travelogue), 1st edition, Harper-Collins, New York, 2008 (114 pages). [Scientific advisor and consultant (Key Opinion Leader) ]
5. Phillips CL: Tropherema Whipplei, book chapter in 3rd edition of Diagnostic Pathology – Kidney Disease, edited by Robert Colvin and Anthony Chang, Amirsys Elsevier publisher, 2019
6. Phillips CL, Mekahli D, Bonsib SM: “Hereditary Cystic diseases”, book chapter in Pediatric Kidney Disease Pathology, edited by Helen Liapis, Cambridge University Press. Submitted Feb 2021

Titles & Appointments

  • Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Director, Electron Microscopy Laboratory
  • Education
    1988 MD University of Missouri-Kansas City
    1987 BA University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Research

    Polycystic Kidney Disease and Alport syndrome.

  • Professional Organizations
    American Heart Assoc Council on the Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease
    American Society for Cell Biology
    American Society for Investigative Pathology
    American Society for Matrix Biology
    American Society of Nephrology
    College of American Pathologists
    Indiana Microscopy Society
    International Society of Nephrology
    National Kidney Foundation
    Renal Pathology Society
    US and Canadian Academy of Pathology
    Women in Nephrology
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Pathology - Pathology - Anatomic*
  • Clinical Interests

    Renal Pathology

  • Awards
    Org: UMKC School of Medicine Student/Faculty Research Days
    Desc: Keynote speaker
    Scope: University
    Org: Society for Cardiovascular Pathology
    Desc: Young Investigator's Award
    Scope: National
    Org: College of American Pathologists Foundatio
    Desc: Technology Award
    Scope: National
    Org: International Society of Nephrology
    Desc: Educational Ambassador Program
    Scope: National
    Org: Teaching Award from the Pathology Residents
    Desc: University of Michigan
    Scope: University
    Org: Indiana University Trustees
    Desc: Teaching Award
    Scope: University
    Org: Flarsheim Merit Scholarship
    Desc: Merit Scholarship
    Scope: University
    Org: Fulbright/Swyers Foundation
    Desc: Fulbright/Swyers Foundation Scholarship
    Scope: National
    Org: Harper Chapel United Methodist Church
    Desc: Scholarship
    Scope: Local
    Org: Camdenton Medical Center
    Desc: Scholarship
    Scope: Local
    Org: SOAP Docent Team Award
    Desc: Award
    Scope: National
    Org: Rural Institute of America Conference on Alcohol & Drug Abuse
    Desc: Scholarship
    Scope: National
    Org: St. Louis Friends of UMKC School of Medicine
    Desc: Graduate Award for Research
    Scope: National

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