Pranav Renavikar, MBBS

07/01/2020 - June 30, 2024 (expected) Resident, Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE
08/2017- 06/2020 Post-doctoral research (Immunology), Department of Pathology, University of Iowa Healthcare, Iowa City, Iowa
 2010-2016 MBBS, B.J. Medical College, Pune, India
Honors and Awards  
 2022 United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP) foundation travel award
2022 Outstanding Resident Poster in Clinical Pathology award (UNMC)
2021 Outstanding Resident Poster in Anatomic Pathology award (UNMC)

Renavikar PS, LaGrange CA, Lele SM. Pathology Data Based Risk Group Stratification is Equivalent to that Obtained by Oncotype DX Testing in Prostatic Adenocarcinoma. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2022, Oct (in press)

Talmon GA, Nasir S, Beck Dallaghan GL, Nelson KL, Harter DA, Atiya S, Renavikar PS, Miller M. Teaching About Intergenerational Dynamics: An Exploratory Study of Perceptions and Prevalence in US Medical Schools. Adv Med Educ Pract. 2022, Jan. PMID: 35125901

Renavikar PS, Sinha S, Brate AA, Borcherding N, Crawford MP, Steward-Tharp SM, Karandikar NJ. IL-12-induced immune suppressive deficit during CD8+ T-cell differentiation. Frontiers in Immunology. 2020, Oct. PMID: 33193343

Sinha S, Renavikar PS, Crawford MP, Steward-Tharp SM, Brate AA, Tsalikian E, Tansey M, Shivapour ET, Cho T, Kamholz J, Karandikar NJ. Altered expression of SIRPγ on the T-cells of relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis and type 1 diabetes patients could potentiate effector responses from T-cells. PloS One. 2020, Aug. PMID: 32853219

Crawford MP, Sinha S, Renavikar PS, Borcherding N, Karandikar NJ. CD4 T-cell intrinsic role for the T helper 17 signature cytokine IL-17: resistance to immune suppression. PNAS. 2020, Jul. Sinha S, Renavikar PS, Crawford MP, Rodgers JW, Tsalikian E, Tansey M, Karandikar NJ. Autoimmunity-associated intronic SNP (rs2281808) detected by a simple phenotypic assay: Unique case or broader opportunity?. Clinical Immunology. 2019, Jan. PMID: 30579937

Sinha S, Borcherding N, Renavikar PS, Crawford MP, Tsalikian E, Tansey M, Shivapour ET, Bittner F, Kamholz J, Olalde H, Gibson E, Karandikar NJ. An autoimmune disease risk SNP, rs2281808, in SIRPG is associated with reduced expression of SIRPg and heightened effector state in human CD8 T-cells. Nature Scientific Reports. 2018, Oct. PMID: 30337675

Renavikar PS, High RR, Cannatella JJ, Yuil-Valdes AG, Rohr JM. Reduced intraobserver correlation of blast identification by digital scans of peripheral blood smears compared to other morphologic criteria. College of American Pathologists; New Orleans, LA. 2022, Oct.

Renavikar PS, Cabrera BJ, Fey PD. Prevalence of ESBL production in AmpC derepressed Enterobacterales isolated from body fluids. College of American Pathologists; New Orleans, LA. 2022, Oct.

Renavikar PS, Warkentin PI, Williams SM, Gundabolu K, Branson C, Koepsell SA. Characteristics of HPC(A) products obtained from donors with SARS-CoV-2 infection and transplant outcome. Association for the Advancement of Blood and Biotherapies; Orlando, FL. 2022, Sep.

Renavikar PS, Wahlig TA, Wood M, Creager HM, Fey PD. Quality improvement for reporting of sputum Gram-stained smears and correlation with culture. United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology; Los Angeles, CA. 2022, March.

Renavikar PS, Lele SM. Pathology data based risk group stratification is equivalent to that obtained by Oncotype DX testing in prostatic adenocarcinoma. United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology. 2021, March.


United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP) – Oct 2020 – Present
College of American Pathologists (CAP) – July 2020 – Present
American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) – July 2020 – Present
Nebraska Association of Pathologists (NAP) – July 2020 – Present
American Association of Immunology – 2018 – 2020.