The American Society of Dermatopathology

2015 ASDP Award Recipients

ASDP congratulates the recipients of the Duel in Dermatopathology Awards and the Physician-in-Training Awards.

16th Annual Duel in Dermatopathology Awards

1st Place
Michael Chang
ETV6 gene rearrangement in a mammary analogue secretory carcinoma of the skin
2nd Place 
Baran Ho
Bean bags from the bone: cutaneous involvement in hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis
3rd Place   
Christine James
Phosphaturic Mesenchymal Tumor of the Hand Leading to Osteomalacia, Pathologic Fractures, and Debilitation


Physician-in-Training Awards

Fellows' Presentations


Best Case Presentation

Annie Morrison    
Digital Projection of Live Microscopic images using a SmartPhone Camera Facilitates Teaching in Resource Limited Settings



Best Study Presentation

Nima Mesbah Arakani
Inter-patient Heterogeneity of BRAF Allele Frequency in Metastatic Melanoma


Oral Abstract Presentations

Scott Bresler
Gene expression profiling of anti-CTLA4-treated melanoma
Ursula Lang
Integration of Ciliation Index with CGH Analysis to Differentiate Conventional and Atypical Spitz Nevi from Spitzoid Melanoma
Laura Taylor
Characterization of p15 expression in nevi and melanoma


Poster Abstract Presentations

Ryanne Brown
3 Cases of Indeterminate Cell Histiocytosis with an ETV3-NCOA2 Translocation
Jong Kim
Malignant TFE3-rearranged perivascular epithelioid cell neoplasm (PEComa) presenting as a subcutaneous mass

Dilys Chen
A case report of a rare variant of cutaneous apocrine carcinoma with Signet-ring cell and Histiocytoid features



View the 2014 Award Recipients