• Introduction:

    Jori May, MD, is Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology/Oncology. She is a benign hematologist that focuses on the care of patients with thrombosis and coagulation disorders. Additionally, she has an interest in systems-based hematology, a field that works to improve hematologic care delivery across health systems.

    Dr. May earned her M.D. from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis 2013. She completed her residency, chief residency, and fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at UAB and joined the faculty at UAB in 2020.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2022 Confirmation of the utility of the Wells’ Score for pulmonary embolism in patients with sickle cell diseaseJournal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis.  54:193-196. 2022
    2022 Impact of COVID-19 on Hematology-Oncology Trainees: A Quantitative and Qualitative AssessmentJco Oncology Practice.  18:E586-E599. 2022
    2022 From Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time to Antifactor Xa and Back AgainAmerican Journal of Clinical Pathology.  157:321-327. 2022
    2021 Questioning the association between ABO type and outcomes in patients with COVID-19Annals of Hematology.  100:3081-3082. 2021
    2021 A case of “smoldering” immune-mediated thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura manifesting as recurrent cardioembolic strokeClinical Case Reports.  9. 2021
    2020 Current Practice and Clinical Utility of Thrombophilia Testing in Hospitalized Patients with Acute Ischemic StrokeJournal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases.  29. 2020
    2020 How I treat unexplained arterial thrombosisBlood.  136:1487-1498. 2020
    2020 Systems-based hematology: Highlighting successes and next stepsBlood Advances.  4:4574-4583. 2020
    2020 The challenges of diagnosing heparin-induced thrombocytopenia in patients with COVID-19Research and Practice in Thrombosis and Haemostasis.  4:1066-1067. 2020
    2019 Three neglected numbers in the CBC: The RDW, MPV, and NRBC countCleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine.  86:167-172. 2019
    2019 Fat embolism syndrome due to bone marrow necrosis in patients with hemoglobinopathies: A life-threatening complication mimicking thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpuraAmerican Journal of Hematology.  94:E64-E66. 2019
    2019 Revisiting fat embolism in sickle syndromes: diagnostic and emergency therapeutic measuresBritish Journal of Haematology.  186:e112-e115. 2019
    2018 Pivot and Cluster: An Exercise in Clinical ReasoningJournal of General Internal Medicine.  33:226-230. 2018


    Year Title Altmetric
    2018 Therapeutic apheresis for hematologic emergencies.  341-361. 2018

    Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, Washington University/St. Louis 2013
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Biology, Duke University 2008
  • Full Name

  • Jori May