Kathleen Bone, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pathology

Associate Director of Cytogenetics

Kathleen Bone, PhD

Kathleen Bone, PhD


Dr. Bone’s primary clinical activity as the Associate Director of Cytogenetics includes review, interpretation and reporting of cytogenetic cases and results, as well as providing technical and clinical support to laboratory technologists and referring physicians. She is also involved in medical student and pathology resident and fellow teaching.

Research Interests
  • Characterization of complex constitutional and acquired hematological and acquired chromosomal arrangements
  • Chromosomal instability and tumorigenic potential
Professional Background
  • Cytogeneticist, London Health Sciences Centre and Assistant Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada (2016-2018)
  • Clinical Lecturer, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada (2015-2016)
Educational Background
  • Fellow, Clinical Cytogenetics, Calgary Laboratory Services and the Alberta Children’s Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada (2014-2016)
  • PhD, Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (2010-2014)
  • MSc, Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (2007-2009)
  • BSc, Biopharmaceutical Science, Genomics (co-operative education), University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (2002-2007)
Board Certifications
  • Canadian College of Medical Geneticists (Cytogenetics) (2018)
  • American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics (Clinical Cytogenetics and Genomics) (2017)

Selected Publications

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Contact Information

Kathleen Bone, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Associate Director of Cytogenetics
Phone: (414) 805-4861
Fax: (414) 805-8735

Office Address
Department of Pathology
Medical College of Wisconsin
9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI, USA 53226