Casey L. O’Connell

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
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Areas of treatment:

Immune Blood Disorders
Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes
Anemia
Lymphoma
Leukemia
Clotting Disorders
Myeloproliferative Disorders

Specialty:

  • Hematology and Oncology

Department:

  • Department of Medicine

Languages:

  • English
  • Spanish

Casey L. O’Connell, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Practicing location:

  • USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital

About this doctor:

Upon graduating from the George Washington University School of Medicine, Dr. O’Connell came to USC to complete residency and internship training and has maintained an affiliation with the Keck School of Medicine. Dr. O’Connell has achieved accolades at every level, including graduating medical school with distinction, Junior Resident of the Year honor, Senior Resident of the Year honor and a Fellow teaching award.  Dr. O’Connell is actively involved in clinical research in the areas of blood clotting disorders and lymphoma. She has published several papers in the area of cancer-related thrombosis.

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Education:

B.A., Human Biology, Stanford University, 1995
Doctor of Medicine with Distinction, George Washington University School of Medicine, 2001

Internships:

LAC+USC Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 2001 - 2002

Residencies:

LAC+USC Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 2002 - 2004

Fellowships:

LAC+USC Medical Center, Hematology / Oncology, 2004 - 2007

Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine: Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine: Hematology
American Board of Internal Medicine: Medical Oncology

Awards:

Dr. O'Connell was voted a Top Doctor by Pasadena Magazine in 2011.
USC Department of Hematology, Los Angeles, CA, Fellow Teaching Award, 2004 - 2005
USC Department of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, Senior Resident of the Year, 2003 - 2004
USC Department of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, Brautbar Teaching Award, 2003 - 2004
Keck/USC School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, Outstanding Resident Teaching Award, 2003
USC Department of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, Junior Resident of the Year, 2002 - 2003
USC Department of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, Intern of the Year, 2001 - 2002
Jorge C. Rios Award in Internal Medicine, George Washington University Department of Medicine, Washington, DC, 2001
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, Chapter Elected Member, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, 2000
Laszlo M. Tauber Scholarship, Washington, DC, 1999 Merit scholarship for descendants of men and women who served in WWII
Association of Pathology Chairs Honor Society, Chapter Elected Member, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, 1999
William Beaumont Medical Research Honor Society, Elected Member, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, 1998