The American Society of Dermatopathology

Fellows' Presentations

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2 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

The Continuing Education and Research Committee selects 18 of the outstanding submissions in the Fellows in Dermatopathology abstract category to be presented orally. Abstract session will have a mix of case reports, clinical studies and basic science presentations. 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
Aadil Ahmed, MD
  The True Story of a Fake Lymphoma: An Atypical but Benign Intravascular Proliferation
Karina Aivazian, MBBS
  Regression in Primary Cutaneous Melanoma: Impact on Sentinel Lymph Node Status and Survival
Joyce M. Chen, MD, PhD   Undifferentiated Spindle Cell Melanoma with USP6 Gene Rearrangement
Woo Cheal Cho, MD
  Prognostic and Diagnostic Role of TERT Protein Expression in Acral Lentiginous Melanoma Compared to Other Types of Cutaneous Melanoma and Acral Nevus
Jennifer M. Crimmins, MD
  Mutational Profile May Aid in Diagnosis of Undifferentiated/Dedifferentiated Melanoma
Ryan DeCoste, MD
  Correlation Between p63 Expression in Merkel Cell Carcinoma and Genetic Abnormalities in TP63 and TP53: A Study and a Proposal
Maya Farah, MD
  Diagnostic Utility of PRAME Immunohistochemistry in the Evaluation of Mixed Melanocytic Neoplasms
Collin G. Fuller, MD   Evolution of Melanoma In-Situ to Sarcomatoid Dedifferentiated Melanoma
Pavandeep Gill, MD
  Localized Cutaneous Argyria Associated with a Silver Ring Clinically Mimicking a Melanocytic Lesion
Liesl Grenier, MD
  A Case of Epidermotropic B-Cell Lymphoma, A Rare Form of Marginal Zone Lymphoma
Joan Leavens, MD
  A Case of Cutaneous Metastatic Prostate Carcinoma with Neuroendocrine Differentiation
Thomas H. Long, MD
  Microsatellite Instability in a BRAF-Mutant Melanoma with Biallelic MLH1 Mutations
Laleh Montaser Kouhsari, MD
  Histopathologic and Genetic Findings in Atypical Pleomorphic Fibrolipomatous Tumors
Alexander K. Nobori, MD
  Cutaneous Leiomyosarcoma / Atypical Intradermal Smooth Muscle Tumor: A Clinicopathologic Study of 74 Cases
Adam J. Perricone, MD, PhD
  Breaking the Rules: An Unconventional Case of Dedifferentiated Liposarcoma with Unusual Clinical, Morphologic, and Immunophenotypical Features
Belen Rubio Gonzalez, MD
  Malignant Glomus Tumor with First Manifestation of Metastatic Disease as Solitary Skin Nodule
Margaret Wat, MD, PhD

  Cutaneous Methotrexate-associated EBV+ Lymphoproliferative Disorder in Setting of Sarcoidosis and Erythema Nodosum: Rare Entity & Diagnostic Challenge
Glenda R. Wright, MBBCh
  Livedo Reticularis, Acrocyanosis and Renal Failure in an Adult: An Unusual Presentation of Primary Oxalosis

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

  • Identify various clinical and basic science topics within dermatopathology.
  • Exemplify and promote the exchange of new ideas and concepts within the field of dermatopathology.
  • Describe innovative investigative studies and tools pertaining to bench and translational research.
  • Compare unique pathological perspectives and concepts as they relate to individual and groups of cases.