The American Society of Dermatopathology

21st Annual Duel in Dermatopathology Resident Abstract Competition

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1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

The American Society of Dermatopathology is pleased to present the 21st Annual Duel in Dermatopathology Abstract Competition for dermatology and pathology residents. This resident forum consists of succinct five-minute presentations. Prizes for first, second and third place will be awarded for the best clinical-pathologic case reports. Presentations will be evaluated on content, form, instructive value to dermatopathology and execution. Duel in Dermatopathology presenters listed below will participate in the Oral and Poster Defense 2 on Tuesday, November 10 between 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Central. 

Speaker Title
Yasir Ali, MD Melanoma of Soft Parts with a Three-way Translocation: When a Rare Entity Becomes Even More Complicated!
Sepideh N. Asadbeigi, MD Cutaneous CD30-positive Angiosarcoma: A Potential Diagnostic Pitfall
Christopher R. Cunningham, MD Cutaneous Metastasis of Poorly Differentiated Anaplastic Thyroid Carcinoma: Importance of Morphological Correlation With Original Tumor
Carina A. Dehner, MD, PhD Subungual Tumor of Incontinentia Pigmenti (STIP)
Sabina Desar, MD Report of a New Family with BAP1 Cancer Syndrome and Review of the Literature
Parneet K. Dhaliwal, DO
A Case of Granulomatous Hypersensitivity Reactions to a Dermal Filler Precipitated by PD-1 Checkpoint Inhibitor Therapy
Shaymaa Hegazy, MD
Deep Penetrating Nevus Like Melanoma with Dysregulation of Beta-catenin and MAPK Pathways
Simon Lamothe, MD High-Risk Multisystem Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis in an Adult
Aofei Li, MD
Utility of Molecular Applications in Evaluation of Multiple Melanocytic Neoplasms in a Patient with Familial Atypical Multiple Mole Melanoma Syndrome
Philippa Li, MD
Epidermotropic Metastasis from Tonsillar Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC) Mimicking Primary Cutaneous SCC, with Molecular Confirmation
Mitul B. Modi, MD, MBBS
Cutaneous Melanocytoma: An Interesting Case of CRTC1-TRIM11 Fusion Defined Melanocytic Tumor
Simon F. Roy, MD
BRAF-fused Spitz Tumors in a Patient with Ring Chromosome 7 Syndrome: A Molecular Hypothesis for Their Origin
Brandon M. Say, MD
Oncocytic Nodular Hidradenoma-like Tumor with Pathogenic CYP1B1 and MSH6 Mutations
Sharlene Helene C. See, MD
Rubella Virus-associated Cutaneous Granulomas: An Important Diagnostic Consideration in Patients with Immunodeficiency
Pooja Srivastava, MD Keratosis Lichenoides Chronica: A Rare and Frequently Misdiagnosed Entity
Aimi Toyama, MD
Q Fever-like “Doughnut Granuloma” Panniculitis as a Manifestation of Epstein-Barr Virus Infection
Rebekah Wieland, MD, MS
Mosaic SMARCB1 (INI1) Expression in a Hybrid Schwannoma-Neurofibroma with Familial Pathogenic SMARCB1 Mutation
Brandon Zelman, DO
A Rare Case of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Initially Presenting as a Neutrophilic Panniculitis-like Leukemia Cutis

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Expand diagnostic skills by recognizing clinicopathologic entities presented via abstracts.
  • Utilize and interpret diagnostic clues and techniques identified by literature review of these cases.