Fellow Publications and Awards

See a complete list of all publications by our fellows (PDF).

Selected Key Publications

Chevarie-Davis M, Riazalhosseini Y, Arsenault M, Aprikian A, Kassouf W, Tanguay S, Latour M, Brimo F. The morphological, immunohistochemical and chromosomal spectrum of papillary renal cell carcinoma (PRCC): a study including 132 cases with pure type 1 and type 2 morphology as well as tumors with overlapping features. Am J Surg Pathol. 2014 Jul;38(7):887-894. http://journals.lww.com/ajsp/Abstract/2014/07000/The_Morphologic_and_Immunohistochemical_Spectrum.3.aspx.

Hayes C, Alkan S, Kitahara S. Indolent fibrin-associated EBV-positive large B cell lymphoproliferative disorder in a lower extremity aneurysmal hematoma: a case report. J Hematopathol. 2014 Sep;7(3):139-143. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12308-014-0213-4.

Hayes C, Kitahara S, Tcherniantchouk O. Decreased threshold of aggregation to low-dose epinephrine is evidence of platelet hyperaggregability in patients with thrombosis. Hematol Rep. 2014 Aug;6(3):5326. http://www.pagepress.org/journals/index.php/hr/article/view/5326.

Hayes C, Shafi H, Mason H, Klapper E. Successful reduction of plasma free-hemoglobin using therapeutic plasma exchange: a case report. Transfus Apher Sci. 2016;54(2):253-255. http://www.trasci.com/article/S1473-0502(15)00159-7/fulltext.

Kim MJ, Divatia MK, Lee JH, Shen S, Miles BJ, Hwang JH, Ayala AG, Ro JY. Collagenous micronodules in prostate cancer revisited: are they solely associated with Gleason pattern 3 adenocarcinomas? Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2015;8(4):3469-3476. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4466918/.

Lai JP, Chen ZM, Lok T, Chan OT, Himmelfarb E, Zhai Q, Lin F, Wang HL. Immunohistochemical stains of proliferating cell nuclear antigen, insulin-like growth factor 2 and clusterin help distinguish malignant from benign liver nodular lesions. J Clin Pathol. 2014 Jun;67(6):464-469. http://jcp.bmj.com/content/67/6/464.

Larson B, Dhall D, Guindi M. Arginase is superior to hepar for distinguishing clear cell hepatocellular carcinoma from clear cell tumors metastatic to the liver. Mod Pathol. 2016 Feb;29(S2):422A-423A. https://www.nature.com/modpathol/journal/v29/n2s/pdf/modpathol201617a.pdf.

Smith SC, Palanisamy N, Zuhlke K, Johnson AM, Siddiqui J, Chinnaiyan AM, Kunju LP, Cooney KA, Tomlins SA. HOXB13 G84E-related familial prostate cancers: a clinical, histologic, and molecular survey. Am J Surg Pathol. 2014 May;38(5):615-626. http://journals.lww.com/ajsp/Abstract/2014/05000/HOXB13_G84E_related_Familial_Prostate_Cancers__A.4.aspx.

Xu B, Chevarie-Davis M, Chevalier S, Scarlata E, Zeizafoun N, Dragomir A, Tanguay S, Kassouf W, Aprikian A, Brimo F. The prognostic role of ERG immunopositivity in prostatic acinar adenocarcinoma: a study including 454 cases and review of the literature. Hum Pathol. 2014 Mar;45(3):488-497. http://www.humanpathol.com/article/S0046-8177(13)00427-9/fulltext.

Selected Key Awards

2017 Sports Spectacular Endowed Fellowship Award Recipient. Cedars-Sinai: Robert Bookstein, MD.

2016 United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP) Meeting Stowell-Orbison Award Poster Presentations. Patel S, Pao A, Lopategui JR. Next generation sequencing of tumors: an institutional experience of 200 consecutive cases.

2016 Los Angeles Society of Pathologists Annual Residency/Fellow Symposium, First Place Winner, Oral Presentation Competition. Deepika Sirohi, MD. Post-transplant urothelial carcinoma: something to think about.

2016 Sports Spectacular Endowed Fellowship Award Recipient. Cedars-Sinai: Snehal Patel, MD.

2015 Sports Spectacular Endowed Fellowship Award Recipient. Cedars-Sinai: Mukul Divatia, MD.

2014 International Society of Urological Pathology (ISUP): Excellence in Urologic Pathology Resident/Fellow Research Award Recipient. Smith SC, Mohanty SK, McDaniel AS, dePeralta-Venturina MN, Luthringer DJ, Tomlins SA, Amin MB. Neuroendocrine differentiation (NED) in prostatic adenocarcinoma (PCa): a dual-institutional review with respects to a newly proposed classification system. San Diego, California.

2014 United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP) Meeting Stowell-Orbison Award Poster Presentations. Steven C. Smith, MD.