Nam Ku, M.D.

Nam Kyun Ku, M.D.




  • Assistant Clinical Professor
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Pathology Building

4400 V St.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

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Additional Phone Numbers

Fax: 916-734-2560
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Clinical Interests

Dr. Ku's primary clinical activities in hematopathology include interpreting bone marrow biopsies, lymph node biopsies, peripheral blood smears, and flow cytometry studies. 




M.D., St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis MO 2012

B.S., UCLA, Los Angeles CA 2006


Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles CA 2012-2016


Hematopathology, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles CA 2016-2017

Board Certifications

American Board of Pathology, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2016

CA Medical Board, License, 2014

Professional Memberships

American Society for Clinical Pathology

College of American Pathologists

United States - Canadian Academy of Pathology

Select Recent Publications

Fabiola Cecchi, Nam Ku, Hanlin Wang, Adele Blackler, Todd Hembrough, Shahrooz Rabizadeh, P SoonShiong, Jiaoti Huang. Targeted proteomic analysis of hepatocellular carcinoma and its histologic mimickers. American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2016; April 1620, 2016; New Orleans, LA.

Nam Ku, Sheeja Pullarkat. Acute myeloid leukemia with t(8:21)(q22:22). Society for Hematopatholy/European Association for Haematopathology Workshop; 2016;Oct. 24-26, Houston, TX.

Nam Ku, Sheeja Pullarkat. PTLD-Classical Hodgkin type in a Liver Transplant Patient. Society for Hematopatholy/European Association for Haematopathology Workshop; 2016;Oct.29 – 31, Long Beach, CA.