PEOPLE

Jacquelyn Roth, PhD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Contact Information3400 Spruce Street, 7 Gates
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Specialty Division

Precision and Computational Diagnostics

Education

BA (Biology), Franklin & Marshall College, 2004
PhD (Genetics), Thomas Jefferson University, 2011

Specialty Certification

American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics, Clinical Cytogenetics, 2013
American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics, Clinical Molecular Genetics, 2015

Postgraduate Training

ABMGG Fellowship, Clinical Cytogenetics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2011-2013
ABMGG Fellowship, Clinical Molecular Genetics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2013-2014

Awards and Honors

John Marshall Scholar, Franklin and Marshall College, 2000-2004
Howard Hughes Scholar, Franklin and Marshall College, 2001-2004
Alpha Epsilon Delta Premedical Honor Society, Franklin and Marshall College, 2003-2004
Biology Departmental Honors, Franklin and Marshall College, 2004
Marie D’Agostino Senior Biology Award, Franklin and Marshall College, 2004
M. Munson Award in Dance, Franklin and Marshall College, 2004
NIH Training Grant, Thomas Jefferson University, 2006-2009
Jefferson College of Graduate Studies Alumni Travel Fellowship, Thomas Jefferson University, 2008
The Fredric Rieders Renaissance Foundation Graduate Student Recognition Award, Thomas Jefferson University, 2011
Mouse Genetics Travel Scholarship, International Mammalian Genome Conference, 2011
Cis B. Golder Quality of Life Grant, Living Beyond Breast Cancer, 2011
Jefferson College of Graduate Studies Alumni Travel Fellowship, Thomas Jefferson University, 2011
Student Travel Award, American Cytogenetics Conference, 2012
Going Beyond Award, Living Beyond Breast Cancer, 2012
Spirit of the Promise Award, Susan G. Komen Philadelphia, 2012
Jefferson College of Graduate Studies Alumni Prize for Best Thesis, Thomas Jefferson University, 2012
Research Poster Day Prize, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, 2014

Memberships and Professional Organizations

American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2007 - 2009
The American Society for Cell Biology, 2008 - 2009
Young Survival Coalition, 2010 - 2014
Susan G. Komen for the Cure Philadelphia, 2010 - 2016
Living Beyond Breast Cancer, 2010 - Present
National Post-Doctoral Association, 2011 - 2014
American Cytogenetics Conference, 2012 - Present
Association for Molecular Pathology, 2014 - Present
College of American Pathologists (Member and Site Inspector), 2016 - Present

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Selected Publications

Improvements in Workflow after Verification and Implementation of the cobas HPV Test

Roth, J.J., Windon, A.L., Strubinger, J., Carlin, A., Gentile, C.S., Watt, C.D., McGrath, C.M., and Van Deerlin, V.M., J Mol Diagn 18(6): 970, 2016

Validation of the GenMark RUO eSensor HCVg Direct Test for Hepatitis C Virus Genotyping

Farooqi, M.S., Gentile, C.S., Roth, J.J., and Van Deerlin, V.M., J Mol Diagn 18(6): 974, 2016

BCR-ABL1 molecular responses at 12-18 months predict long-term event-free survival in patients with tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI)-treated chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML)

Press, R., Watt, C.D., Cai, L., Van Deerlin, V.M., Roth, J.J., Gentile, C.S., Loren, A., and Eickelberg, G., J Mol Diagn 18(6): 964, 2016

Integration of Rapid Molecular Testing for Influenza and RSV into Existing Diagnostic Workflow

Li, Y., Alby, K., Watt, C.D., and Roth, J.J., J Mol Diagn 18(6): 979, 2016

Comparison of Roche Cobas to Hologic Cervista Assays in the Evaluation of High-Risk HPV Testing from Gynecologic Cytology Specimens

Windon, A, Roth, J, Strubinger, J, McGrath, C, Van Deerlin, V, American journal of clinical pathology 146(1): S97, 2016

Whole Chromosome 7 Gain Predicts Higher Risk of Recurrence in Pediatric Pilocytic Astrocytomas Independently From KIAA1549-BRAF Fusion Status.

Roth Jacquelyn J*, Fierst Tamara M*, Waanders Angela J, Yimei Li, Biegel Jaclyn A, Santi Mariarita (*Co-first authors), Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology 75(4): 306-15, 2016, PMID:26945035

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Clonal evolution and clinical significance of copy number neutral loss of heterozygosity of chromosome arm 6p in acquired aplastic anemia.

Betensky Marisol, Babushok Daria, Roth Jacquelyn J, Mason Philip J, Biegel Jaclyn A, Busse Tracy M, Li Yimei, Lind Curt, Papazoglou Anna, Monos Dimitri, Podsakoff Gregory, Bessler Monica, Olson Timothy S, Cancer genetics 209(1-2): 1-10, 2016, PMID:26702937

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Evaluation of the Roche cobas Liat Influenza A/B assay: the effects of Liat implementation in the clinical laboratory and a comparison of results to a laboratory developed real-time PCR assay.

Roth, J.J., Gentile, C.S., Sayer, D., Nielsen, D., Van Deerlin, V.M., Alby, K.A., and Watt, C.D., J. Mol Diagn 17(6): 784, 2015

Jacquelyn's Story: Being a Young Woman with Breast Cancer

Roth, J.J., pennmedicine.org, 2015

Most patients with acquired aplastic anemia develop clonal hematopoiesis early in disease

Babushok, DV, Perdigones, N, Perin, JC, Olson, TS, Ye, W, Roth, JJ, Lind, C, Cattier, C, Li, Y, Hartung, H, Paessler, ME, Frank, DM, Xie, HM, Busse, TM, Cross, S, Podsakoff, GM, Monos, D, Biegel, JA, Mason, PJ, Bessler, M, Cancer research 75(15): Abstract 2977, 2015