Dinesh Pradhan, MD

Department Affiliations
Associate Professor

dermatopathology, molecular pathology and pathology informatics  

Education and Training
MBBS, Gauhati Medical College and Hospital, Guwahati, India, 2003
Clinical Internship, Gauhati Medical College and Hospital, Guwahati, India, 2004 
MD, Postgraduate, Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India, 2008
Fellowship /Senior Residency, Hematopathology, PGIMER. Chandigarh, India, 2009
Fellowship / Senior Residency, Surgical Pathology, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India, 2010
Fellowship / Senior Residency, Cytopathology, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India, 2011
Residency, Anatomic & Clinical Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 2018
Fellowship, Dermatopathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 2019 

National Activities
International Society of Dermatopathology
American Society of Dermatopathology
Association for Molecular Pathology
Association for Pathology Informatics
College of American Pathologists
United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology
American Society of Clinical Pathology

Editorial Board Member 
Translational Oncology
Diagnostic Pathology
Cancer Treatment and Research Communications
Journal of Clinical Pathology Forecast
Immunology and Autoimmune Diseases

Reviewer Board Member
International Journal of Molecular Sciences
Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereolgy, and Leprology
Indian Journal of Dermatology

AD-HOC Reviewer for Journal
Clinical Epigenetics
Scientific Reports - Nature
Cancer Management and Research
Journal of Clinical Medicine
Archives of Medical Science
World Journal of Surgical Oncology
American Journal of Clinical Pathology
Pathology - Research and Practice
Diagnostic Cytopathology
Journal of Pathology Informatics
Clinical Medicine Insights: Pathology
Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics
Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology
American Journal of Case Reports
British Medical Journal Case Reports
Cancer Biomarkers
Journal of Molecular Pathology
Cancer Drug Resistance
International Journal of Women's Health
Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology
Journal of Research in Medical and Dental Science

Notable Publications
Mohanty SK, Sardana R, et al.  Among authors: Pradhan D, Does Immunohistochemistry add to Morphology in Differentiating Trichoepithelioma, Desmoplastic Trichoepithelioma, Morpheaform Basal Cell Carcinoma, and Microcystic Adnexal Carcinoma? Applied Immunohistochemistry & Molecular Morphology.2022 Apr 1;30(4):273-277. PMID: 353848772

Mohanty SK, MishraSK, et al. Among authors: Pradhan D.  p53 and p16ink4a as Predictive and Prognostic Biomarkers for Nodal metastasis and Survival in A Contemporary Cohort of Penile Squamous CellCarcinoma. Clinical Genitourinary Cancer. 2021 Dec;19(6):510-520. PMID: 343488543
Sharma S, Satapathy A, et al.  Among authors: Pradhan D. Comparison of epidermal growth factor receptor mutation detection turnaround times and concordance among real-time polymerase chain reaction, high-throughput next-generation sequencing and the Biocartis Idylla™ platforms in non-small cell lung carcinomas. Pathol Res Pract. 2021 Mar 3;220:153394. PMID: 337061244
Jones TE*, Pradhan D*, et al.  Immunohistochemical Markers with Potential Diagnostic, Prognostic, and Therapeutic Significance in Uterine Carcinosarcoma: A Clinicopathologic Study of 43 Cases. Int J Gynecol Pathol. 2021 Jan;40(1):84-93. PMID: 31855950 (*first authors)
Mohanty SK, Satapathy A, et. al.  Among authors: Pradhan D.  Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2) and coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) -anatomic pathology perspectiveon current knowledge. Diagnostic Pathology 2020 Aug 14;15(1):103. PMID: 327998946
Wang T, Pradhan D, et al.  Clinical performance of the aptima HPV assay in 4196 women with positive high-risk HPV and ASC-US cytology: A large women hospital experience. Diagnostic Cytopathology 2021Jan;49(1):5-10.PMID: 328579207
Baisakh M, Tiwari A, et al.  Among authors: Pradhan D. Primary Round Cell Sarcomas of the Urinary Bladder with EWSR1 Rearrangement: A Multi-institutional Study of Thirteen Cases with Review of Literature. Human Pathology 2020 Oct;104:84-95.PMID: 327985498
Zhang H*, Pradhan D*, Wang T, Ashman D, Matsko J, Zhao C.Immediate Histologic Correlation in Women with Atypical Squamous Cells of Undetermined Significance Cytology and Positive High-Risk HPV: A Retrospective Review of 6000 Cases in a Large Academic Women's Hospital. Cancer Cytopathology. 2020 Nov;128(11):852-859. PMID: 32639689(*first authors) 
Ashman D, Zhang H, Li J, Austin M, Wang T, Pradhan D, Zhao C. HPV Detection Rates and Histopathologic Follow-up of Patients with HSIL Cytology in a Large Academic Women’sHospital Laboratory. Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology. 2020 Nov-Dec;9(6):550-555. PMID: 3247572610
Petersen ET, Ahmed SR, Pradhan D, MacFarlane DF. Superficial Basal Cell Cancers Demonstrate Higher Rates of Mixed Histology on High-Risk Anatomical Sites. Dermatol Surg. 2020 Jun;46(6):747-751. PMID: 31652222

For a detailed list of publications, click here.