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Robert S. Ohgami, MD, PhD, FCAP
Vice President, Institute for Research and Innovation in Diagnostic and Precision Medicine
Medical Director: Hematopathology
Professor, University of Utah School of Medicine
- Molecular pathology
- Translational research
- Medical Degree—Harvard Medical School
- Doctorate Degree—Harvard University
- Residency—Anatomic Pathology, Stanford University
- Fellowship—Hematopathology, Stanford University
- American Board of Pathology: Anatomic Pathology and Hematology
- University of Utah David Eccles School of Business: Leading with Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
- Translational molecular pathology
- Clinical laboratory testing
- Applied artificial intelligence
- Berard-Dorfman Founders Award, Society for Hematopathology
- Faculty Scholar Mentor, Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program
- Principal Investigator and Mentor, Regeneron Science Talent Search Scholar
- Anatomic Pathology Junior Faculty Teaching Award, Stanford University Department of Pathology
- Clinical Pathology Junior Faculty Teaching Award, Stanford University Department of Pathology
- Cum Laude, Harvard Medical School
- Summa Cum Laude, Princeton University
- Pyka Prize for Excellence in Physics, Princeton University
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- Ohgami RS, et al. An analysis of the pathologic features of blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm based on a comprehensive literature database of cases. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2023;147(7):837–46.
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- Chen JA, et al. Lymphoid blast transformation in an MPN with BCR-JAK2 treated with ruxolitinib: putative mechanisms of resistance. Blood Adv. 2021;5(17):3492–96.
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- Brar N, et al. LIM domain only 2 (LMO2) expression distinguishes T-lymphoblastic leukemia/lymphoma from indolent T-lymphoblastic proliferations. Histopathology. 2020;77(6):984–88.
- Butzmann A, et al. A comprehensive analysis of RHOA mutation positive and negative angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphomas by targeted deep sequencing, expression profiling and single cell digital image analysis. Int J Mol Med. 2020;46(4):1466–76.
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- Jangam D, et al. TBL1XR1Mutations in primary marginal zone lymphomas of ocular adnexa are associated with unique morphometric mhenotypes. Curr Eye Res. 2020;45(12):1583–89.
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- Werstein B, et al. Molecular discordance between myeloid sarcomas and concurrent bone marrows occurs in actionable genes and is associated with worse overall survival. J Mol Diagn. 2020;22(3):338–45.
- Yao K, et al. Artificial intelligence in pathology: a simple and practical guide. Adv Anat Pathol. 2020;27(6):385–93.
- Hoffmann JC, et al. Rosai-Dorfman disease of the breast with variable IgG4+ plasma cells: A diagnostic mimicker of other malignant and reactive entities. Am J Surg Pathol. 2019;43(12):1653–60.
- Kumar J, et al. Indolent in situ B-Cell neoplasms with MYC rearrangements show somatic mutations in MYC and TNFRSF14 by next- generation sequencing. Am J Surg Pathol. 2019;43(12):1720–25.
- Sridhar K, et al. Molecular genetic testing methodologies in hematopoietic diseases: current and future methods. Int J Lab Hematol. 2019;41 Suppl 1:102–16.