Jie Xu has received her MD from Hubei Medical University and PhD from University of Alabama at Birmingham. She is currently an associate professor at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. She is board certified by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic Pathology, Clinical Pathology, and Hematology. In addition to clinical responsibilities, Dr. Xu has been actively participating in multiple research projects, leading to more than 120 papers. Her research has been supported by multiple funds. She serves as members of editorial boards for 5 journals and ad hoc reviewers for 16 prestigious journals.