Resident research presentations: Anatomical Pathology

Our Anatomical Pathology residents conduct a wide variety of research during their time in LMP.

Our residents will be presenting at the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP) Annual Meeting (March 19 - 24, 2022 in Los Angeles, California). See their topics below.

Monday, March 21, 2022

9:30 - 12:00 Stowell-Orbison/Surgical Pathology/Autopsy Award Poster Session



David Dodington

Optimizing detection of colorectal adenocarcinoma micrometastases using deeper sections and immunohistochemistry

Mehdi Masoomian 

ABCC2 prominent brush border expression (>50%) in papillary renal cell carcinoma identifies a subgroup with poor outcome

Henry Xie

Multi-cancer evaluation of multiplex immune markers using digital image analysis in patients treated with immune checkpoint inhibitors

13:00 - 16:30 Education Poster Session II

Resident Title

Thomas Sabljic 

Upgrade rates of radial scar/complex sclerosing lesions diagnosed on breast core needle biopsies with radiologic-pathologic concordance

Henry Xie 

Building a pathology learning community: a 12-month qualitative assessment of a Virtual Gross Rounds in Canada

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

9:30 - 12:00 Poster Sessions

Resident Title

Ellen Yang 

Cystic neutrophilic granulomatous mastitis vs granulomatous mastitis: sensitivity and specificity of 16S rRNA and Sanger sequencing for Corynebacterium spp. 

Breast Poster Session III

Shirley Yu (not attending in person) 

The impact of cribriform pattern 4 and intraductal prostatic carcinoma on NCCN and CAPRA patient stratification 

GU Poster Session III

Roman Zyla 

Validation of HER2 testing in endometrial serous carcinoma

Gynecologic and Obstetric Pathology Poster Session III

13:00 - 16:30 afternoon sessions

Resident Title and type

Shirley Yu (not attending in person) 

A comparative analysis of muscle-invasive urothelial carcinoma subtypes using NanoString and immunohistochemistry markers

GU Poster Session IV, 13:00-16:30

Ellen Yang 

Reproducibility in assessment of ‘invasion’ in lung adenocarcinoma with lepidic component: an interobserver concordance study with cytokeratin 7 stain
Pulmonary, Mediastinal, Pleural and Peritoneal

Pathology Platform Session, 13:00 – 15:00 (presenting at 13:45 – Room 518)

Wednesday, March 23, 2022

Resident Title

Ellen Yang 

‘Non-classical’ HER2 fluorescent in situ hybridization categories in breast cancer with clinical-pathologic correlation

Breast Poster Session VI, 13:00-16:00