Selected Trainee Publications/Scholarly Contributions

CLASS OF 2021

Lorraine Colon Cartagena, M.D. (Resident)

Abstracts

  • “Fibroepithelial Lesions - The utility of using a template of histologic criteria on core needle biopsy”: Patricija Zot MD, Lorraine Colon Cartagena MD, Bryce Hatfield MD, Michael Idowu MD, Valentina Robila MD (2018 CAP Meeting)
  • “Fibroepithelial Lesions - Still A Diagnostic Conundrum in Breast Cord Needle Biopsies”: Lorraine Colon Cartagena MD, Patricija Zot MD, Bryce Hatfield MD, Michael Idowu MD, Valentina Robila MD. (2018 CAP Meeting)
  • “CtBP2 Overexpression in Neoadjuvantly Treated Breast Cancer by Immunohistochemistry and Its Relation to Clinical Outcomes”: Matthew Gayhart MD, Kelly McCoy BS, Lorraine Colon Cartagena MD, Michael Idowu MD PhD (2019 USCAP Meeting)
  • “SOX10-Positive Perivascular Cells in Sentinel Lymph Nodes: A Reliable Internal Control”: Lorraine Colón Cartagena MD, Steven C. Smith MD, PhD, Mark C. Mochel, MD (2019 USCAP Meeting)
  • “Breast Conserving Surgery With and Without Cavity Shave Margins Have Different Re-excision Rates but Similar Overall Cost”: Lorraine Colón Cartagena MD, Patricija Zot MD, Raghavendra Pillappa MD, Michael Idowu MD, MPH, Valentina Robila MD, PhD (2019 USCAP Meeting)
  • “Intensity of Ki67 staining may be an adjuvant predictor of response to neoadjuvant therapy in patients with high Ki67”: Patricija Zot MD, Lorraine Colon Cartagena MD, Raghavendra Pillappa MD, Michael Idowu MD and Valentina Robila MD (2019 USCAP Meeting)

 Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • Colón Cartagena L, Zot P, Smith SC. Intraductal carcinoma of the prostate. ASCP Case Rep Surg Pathol. 2019; SP1901.

 

Daniel Neal, D.O. (Resident)

Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • Neal D, Smith SC. High grade endometrial stromal sarcoma. ASCP Case Rep Surg Pathol. 2019; in press.

 

Kaitlyn Wieditz, M.D. (Resident)

Abstracts

  • “Modified Becker Tumor Regression Grading of Rectal Adenocarcinoma After Neoadjuvant Therapy Predicts Distant Recurrence”: Paulo Garcia, MD Kaitlyn Wieditz, MD,MPH Melissa Contos, MD Michael Idowu, MD,MPH (2019 USCAP Meeting)
  • “The Predictive and Prognostic Value of Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocytes in Pre-Treatment Biopsies of Neoadjuvantly Treated Colorectal Carcinoma”: Kaitlyn Wieditz MD, Paulo Garcia MD, Michael Idowu MD and Melissa Contos MD (2019 USCAP Meeting)
  • “Tumor-Infiltrating Lymphocytes at the Invasive Edge are Predictive of Distant Recurrence of Neoadjuvant Rectal Adenocarcinoma”: Paulo Garcia MD, Kaitlyn Wieditz MD, Melissa Contos MD, Michael Idowu MD MPH (2019 USCAP Meeting)

 

Patricija Zot, M.D. (Resident)

Abstracts

  • “Interobserver Variability in Scoring Percentages of Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocytes in Breast Core Needle Biopsies”: Bryce Hatfield MD, Patricija Zot MD, Valentina Robila MD, Michael Idowu MD. (2018 CAP Meeting)
  • “Fibroepithelial Lesions - The utility of using a template of histologic criteria on core needle biopsy”: Patricija Zot MD, Lorraine Colon Cartagena MD, Bryce Hatfield MD, Michael Idowu MD, Valentina Robila MD (2018 CAP Meeting)
  • “Fibroepithelial Lesions - Still A Diagnostic Conundrum in Breast Cord Needle Biopsies”: Lorraine Colon Cartagena MD, Patricija Zot MD, Bryce Hatfield MD, Michael Idowu MD, Valentina Robila MD. (2018 CAP Meeting)
  • “Breast Conserving Surgery With and Without Cavity Shave Margins Have Different Re-excision Rates but Similar Overall Cost”: Lorraine Colón Cartagena MD, Patricija Zot MD, Raghavendra Pillappa MD, Michael Idowu MD, MPH, Valentina Robila MD, PhD (2019 USCAP Meeting)
  • “Intensity of Ki67 staining may be an adjuvant predictor of response to neoadjuvant therapy in patients with high Ki67”: Patricija Zot MD, Lorraine Colon Cartagena MD, Raghavendra Pillappa MD, Michael Idowu MD and Valentina Robila MD (2019 USCAP Meeting)
  • “Roles of serine phosphorylation in regulating Stat5a in Breast Cancer”: Woock AE, Hedrick SE, Zot P, Idowu M, Clevenger CV. (2019 VCU MD-PhD Symposium).
  • “Low and High Pre-treatment Ki67 Expression may Predict Ki67 Levels Post Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Breast Cancer”: Zot P, Colon Cartagena L, Gayhart M, Pillappa R, Idowu M, Robila V. (2019 CAP Meeting)
  • “Validation of a thiocyanate method on the Shimadzu UV-1800 spectrophotometer”: Zot P, Gin G, Bachmann LM. (2019 ASCP Meeting).

Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • Colon Cartagena L, Zot P, Smith SC. Intraductal carcinoma of the prostate. ASCP Case Rep Surg Pathol. 2019; SP1901.
  • Alzubi MA, Sohal SS, Sriram M, Turner TH, Zot P, Idowu M, Harrell JC. Quantitative assessment of breast cancer liver metastasis expansion with patient-derived xenografts. Clinical & Experimental Metastasis. 2019, 36:3, pp 257–269.

 

CLASS OF 2020

Paulo Garcia, M.D. (Resident)

Abstracts

  • “Modified Becker Tumor Regression Grading of Rectal Adenocarcinoma After Neoadjuvant Therapy Predicts Distant Recurrence”: Paulo Garcia, MD Kaitlyn Wieditz, MD,MPH Melissa Contos, MD Michael Idowu, MD,MPH (2019 USCAP Meeting)
  • “The Predictive and Prognostic Value of Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocytes in Pre-Treatment Biopsies of Neoadjuvantly Treated Colorectal Carcinoma”: Kaitlyn Wieditz MD, Paulo Garcia MD, Michael Idowu MD and Melissa Contos MD (2019 USCAP Meeting)
  • “Tumor-Infiltrating Lymphocytes at the Invasive Edge are Predictive of Distant Recurrence of Neoadjuvant Rectal Adenocarcinoma”: Paulo Garcia MD, Kaitlyn Wieditz MD, Melissa Contos MD, Michael Idowu MD MPH (2019 USCAP Meeting)

Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • Mochel MC, Garcia P, Memari P, Domson G, Smith SC. The Morel-Lavallée lesion: a report of two cases. Pathology. 2018 Oct;50(6):693-694.

 

Matthew Gayhart, M.D. (Resident)

Abstracts

  • TdT Expression in Germ Cell Neoplasia – A Pitfall in Differential Diagnosis with Lymphoma”: Gayhart MG, Richard HT, Wiles AB, Smith SC. (2018 ASCP Meeting)
  • “Challenges in Mismatch Repair Protein Expression Interpretation in Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma”: Matthew Gayhart MD, Steven C. Smith MD, PhD (2019 USCAP Meeting)
  • “Utilization and Application Trends in Whole Slide Imaging from an Early Adopting Institution “ : Gayhart MG, Smith SC. (Pathology Visions 2018)
  • “CtBP2 Overexpression and Clinical Outcomes in Colorectal Cancer”: Irene Shyu, Matthew Gayhart, Bryce Hatfield, Arushi Khurana, Ayesha T. Chawla, Steven Grossman, Michael Idowu, Bhaumik Patel (2019 USCAP Meeting)
  • “CtBP2 Overexpression in NeoadjuvantlyTreated Breast Cancer by Immunohistochemistry and Its Relation to Clinical Outcomes”: Matthew Gayhart MD, Kelly McCoy BS, Lorraine Colon Cartagena MD, Michael Idowu MD PhD (2019 USCAP Meeting)

 Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • Gayhart MG, Richard H, Wiles AB, Smith SC. Aberrant expression of TdT in seminomatous germ cell neoplasia. Virchows Arch. 2018 Sep;473(3):385-386.

 

Jeremiah Karrs, D.O. (Resident)

Abstracts

  • “Using Targeted Next-Generation Sequencing to Detect Single Nucleotide Variants, Fusions and Copy Number Variants in Hematologic Malignancies”: Karrs J, Xu, X, Williamson, V, Sabato-Charreun, F, Tang, W, Ferreira-Gonzalez A (2019 USCAP Meeting)

Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • Karrs JX, Gohlke AL; Poklepovic A; Oliveira AM; Richard H, Pavlick DC; Smith SC. Follicular Dendritic Cell Sarcoma With NF2 Mutation. AJSP: Reviews & Reports. 23(6):251-254, November/December 2018.
  • Wiles AB, Karrs JX, Pitt S, Almenara J, Powers CN, Smith SC. GATA3 is a reliable marker for neuroblastoma in limited samples, including FNA Cell Blocks, core biopsies, and touch imprints. Cancer Cytopathol. 2017 Dec;125(12):940-946

 

Liu Liu, M.D. (Cyto Fellow)

  • “Correlation of Mucinous Component with Molecular Alterations in Pulmonary Adenocarcinoma”: Liu Liu, MD; Raghavendra Pillappa, MD; Valentina Robila, MD, PhD (2019 USCAP Meeting)

 

Patrick Memari, D.O. (Resident)

Abstracts

  • “Expression of Cycle-Cycle Regulators Proteins Associated With Senescence May Provide Prognostic Value In Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma”: Memari, P. Joshi, A.T. Chawla, J.C. Standfield, A. Sima, M. Contos, S. Grossman, M.O. Idowu. (2018 CAP Meeting) 

Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • Mochel MC, Garcia P, Memari P, Domson G, Smith SC. The Morel-Lavallée lesion: a report of two cases. Pathology. 2018 Oct;50(6):693-694.

 

Irene Shyu, M.D. (Resident)

Abstracts

  • “CtBP2 Overexpression and Clinical Outcomes in Colorectal Cancer”: Irene Shyu, Matthew Gayhart, Bryce Hatfield, Arushi Khurana, Ayesha T. Chawla, Steven Grossman, Michael Idowu, Bhaumik Patel (2019 USCAP Meeting)

Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • Patel M, Shyu I, Mochel M, Smallfield G. Black Lesions in the Esophagus. Frontline Gastroenterology. In press.
  • Shyu I, Mirsadraei L, Wang X, Robila V, Mehra R, McHugh JB, Chen YB, Udager AM, Gill AJ, Cheng L, Amin MB, Lin O, Smith SC. Clues to Recognition of Fumarate Hydratase-Deficient Renal Cell Carcinoma: Findings from Cytologic and Limited Biopsy Samples. Cancer Cytopathology. Cancer Cytopathol. 2018;126(12):992-1002.
  • Harris GR, Breazzano MP, Shyu I, Donahue SP, Lavin PJM. Oculomotor Synkinesis (Aberrant Reinnervation of the Third Cranial Nerve) Associated with Atypical Tolosa-Hunt Syndrome. Neuro-Ophthalmology. DOI: 10.1080/01658107.2019.1576738

 

CLASS OF 2019

Bryce Hatfield, M.D. (Cyto Fellow)

Abstracts

  • “Interobserver Variability in Scoring Percentages of Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocytes in Breast Core Needle Biopsies”: Bryce Hatfield MD, Patricija Zot MD, Valentina Robila MD, Michael Idowu MD. (2018 CAP Meeting)
  • “Fibroepithelial Lesions - The utility of using a template of histologic criteria on core needle biopsy”: Patricija Zot MD, Lorraine Colon Cartagena MD, Bryce Hatfield MD, Michael Idowu MD, Valentina Robila MD (2018 CAP Meeting)
  • “Fibroepithelial Lesions - Still A Diagnostic Conundrum in Breast Cord Needle Biopsies”: Lorraine Colon Cartagena MD, Patricija Zot MD, Bryce Hatfield MD, Michael Idowu MD, Valentina Robila MD. (2018 CAP Meeting)
  • “CtBP2 Overexpression and Clinical Outcomes in Colorectal Cancer”: Irene Shyu, Matthew Gayhart, Bryce Hatfield, Arushi Khurana, Ayesha T. Chawla, Steven Grossman, Michael Idowu, Bhaumik Patel (2019 USCAP Meeting)

Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • Hatfield BS, Mochel MC, Smith SC. Mesenchymal Neoplasms of the Genitourinary System: A Selected Review with Recent Advances in Clinical, Diagnostic, and Molecular Findings. Surg Pathol Clin. 2018 Dec;11(4):837-876.
  • Issa D, Hatfield B, Sterling RK. Jaccoud's Arthropathy and Jaundice in a Young Woman. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018 Dec 14. pii: S1542-3565(18)31383-1.
  • Vossen JA, Bathaii SM, Hatfield B, Hayes CW. Case report: vertebral foreign body granuloma mimicking a skeletal metastasis. Skeletal Radiol. 2018 Jun;47(6):871-875. doi: 10.1007/s00256-017-2872-6.

 

Caleb King, M.D. (Cyto Fellow)

  • “Development and Implementation of a Resident Training Tracking Tool Targeted to the Documentation of Milestone Fulfillment”: Caleb King MD, Pamela Adams-Lewis MBA HSA EdD, Lori  Bachmann PhD, Susan Roseff MD, Cora Uram-Tuculescu MD, Melissa Contos MD, David Wilkinson MD PhD, Steven Smith MD PhD (2018 ASCP Meeting)

 

Jamie Singh, M.D. (Resident)

  • Singh JA, Ohe C, Smith SC. High grade infiltrative adenocarcinomas of renal cell origin: New insights into classification, morphology, and molecular pathogenesis. Pathol Int. 2018 May;68(5):265-277. doi: 10.1111/pin.12667.
  • Idowu MO, Singh JA, Grimes MM. “Overview of Pathology Evaluation of Breast Lesions and Quality Assurance” In: Diagnosis and Management of Breast Tumors: A Practical Handbook and Multidisciplinary Approach. Eds. Idowu et al. p38-72. Springer 2018 DOIhttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-57726-5 (Textbook Chapter)

 

Weihua (Wayne) Tang, M.D., Ph.D. (Hem. Fellow)

  • “Using Targeted Next-Generation Sequencing to Detect Single Nucleotide Variants, Fusions and Copy Number Variants in Hematologic Malignancies”: Karrs J, Xu, X, Williamson, V, Sabato-Charreun, F, Tang, W, Ferreira-Gonzalez A (2019 USCAP Meeting)