Brie A. Stotler, MD

Board Certifications: 
Clinical Pathology, Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine
Accepting New Patients
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Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Transfusion Medicine, Laboratory Medicine, Immunohematology, Hemoglobinopathy, Hematology, Clinical Chemistry, Clinical Pathology, Apheresis, Blood Bank

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology at CUMC

Administrative Titles

  • Medical Director, Allen Hospital Clinical Laboratory and Blood Bank
  • Assistant Medical Director, Transfusion Medicine and Cellular Therapy
  • Medical Director, Helen Hayes Hospital Laboratory

In the Department of Pathology and Cell Biology, Dr. Stotler functions as a Transfusion Medicine Attending Physician, the Director of Allen Hospital Laboratory and Blood Bank, the Director of Helen Hayes Hospital Laboratory, and provides Special Hematology hemoglobinopathy diagnostic services. She is interested in Clinical Laboratory and Transfusion Medicine related research activities and focuses on improving quality laboratory services through efficient process improvement.


Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia


  • Female

Insurance Accepted


  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health


  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs Plan

Capital District Physician Health Plan

  • Capital District Physician Health Plan


  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO


  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO


  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199


  • MagnaCare


  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty


  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Thomas Jefferson University Medical College
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: New York Blood Center

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Pathology
  • Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine

Honors & Awards

The D. Joseph G. Fink Laboratory Medicine Faculty Teaching Award 2012

Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons Academy of Clinical Excellence, 2020


Selected Publications

Pegoraro V, Urbinati D, Visser GHA, Di Renzo GC, Zipursky A, Stotler BA, Spitalnik SL. Hemolytic Disease of the Fetus and Newborn due to Rh(D) incompatibility: A preventable disease that still produces significant morbidity and mortality in children. PLoS ONE. 2020;15(7):e0235807.

Eckhardt CM, Cummings MJ, Rajagopalan KN, Borden S, Bitan ZC, Wolf A, Kantor A, Briese T, Meyer BJ, Jacobson SD, Scotto D, Mishra N, Philip NM, Stotler BA, Schwartz J, Shaz B, Spitalnik SL, Eisenberg A, Hod EA, Justman J, Cheung K, Lipkin WI, O'Donnell MR. Evaluating the efficacy and safety of human anti-SARS-CoV-2 convalescent plasma in severely ill adults with COVID-19: A structured summary of a study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2020;21(1):499.

Vossoughi, S., Schwartz J, Stotler B. Management of Immunotherapy Products in the Blood Bank. Transfusion. 2019;59(12):3800-3801.

Vossoughi S, Stotler B. Transfusion of Solid Organ Transplant Recipients. In Marques M, Schwartz JS, Wu Y, eds. Transfusion Therapy Clinical Principles and Practice. 4th ed. Bethesda: AABB Press, 2019:359-73.

Vossoughi S, Perez G, Whitaker BI, Fung MK, Rajbhandary S, Crews N, Stotler B. Safety incident reports associated with blood transfusions. Transfusion. 2019;59(9):2827-2832.

Vossoughi, S., Perez, G., Whitaker, B. I., Fung, M. K. and Stotler, B. Analysis of pediatric adverse reactions to transfusions. Transfusion. 2018;58:60–69.

Forest SK, Shirazi M, Wu-Gall C, Stotler B. The impact of electronic ordering system on blood bank specimen rejection rates. Am J Clin Pathol. 2017;147(1):105-109.

Stotler BA, Schwartz JS. How Do We Use WinRho in Patients with ITP. Transfusion. 2015;55:2547–2550.

Xu, J, Francis R, Lerebours L, Shirazi M, Jobanputra V, Hod E,  Jhang J, Stotler BA, Spitalnik SL, Nicholas S. G6PD Deficiency in an HIV Clinic Setting in the Dominican Republic. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 2015;93(4):722–729.

Stotler BA, Kratz AK. Analytical and Clinical Performance of the Epoc Blood Analysis System: Experience at a Large Tertiary Academic Medical Center.  Am J Clin Pathol. 2013;140(5):715-20.

Stotler BA, Padmanabhan A, Devine P, Wright J, Spitalnik SL and Schwartz J. Transfusion requirements in obstetric patients with placenta accreta. Transfusion. 2011;51(12):2627-33.