Rashmi Tondon, MD

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

Contact InformationDepartment of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine,
3400 Spruce Street, Founders 6
University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-4829

Specialty Division

Anatomic Pathology

Research Expertise

Clinical Expertise

Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology


Specialty Certification

Postgraduate Training

Resident, Combined AP/CP Pathology, Wayne State University/ Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI, 2010-2011
Resident, Combined AP/CP Pathology, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2011-2014
Surgical Pathology Fellow, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2014-2015
Gastrointestinal and Liver Surgical Pathology Fellow, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2015-2016

Awards and Honors

Certificate of Honor in Biochemistry in Medical School, GSVM Medical College,
Kanpur, India, 1999-1999
Best Oral Scientific Presentation, Topic: Microscopic and microbiological analysis of bile, Annual Conference of Indian Association of Pathology and Microbiology (IAPM), Jhansi, India, 2004-2004
Gordon Signy Fellowship/Scholarship, World Association of Societies of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (WASpALM), Tokyo, Japan, 2005-2005

Memberships and Professional Organizations

College of American Pathologists (CAP), 2010 - Present
Michigan Association of Pathologists, 2010 - 2011
Philadelphia Pathology Society, 2011 - Present
United States and Canadian Association of Pathologist, 2016 - Present
Hans Popper Hepatopathology Society, 2017 - Present

Web Links

Selected Publications

The prevalence and incidence of neoplasia in patients with autoimmune metaplastic atrophic gastritis: A renewed case for surveillance endoscopy.

Nadim Mahmud, Kristen Stashek, Stuti Shroff, Rashmi Tondon, Emma Furth, David Metz., Digestive Disease Week (DDW) at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C., June 2-5, 2018., 2018

Impact of Specialist Review of Liver Biopsies on Clinical Care: A Five Year Review

Kyle Devins, Emma Furth, Kristen Stashek, Stuti Shroff, Rashmi Tondon, United states and Canadian Association of Pathology (USCAP), 2018

Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorders Affecting the Gastrointestinal Tract/Liver in adults: A 20-year Institutional Experience

Bryan Rea, Emma Furth, Adam Bagg, Rashmi Tondon., Digestive Disease Week(DDW) at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C., 2018

Mismatch Repair Analysis in the Era of Immunotherapy: An Institutional Experience

Nya Nelson, Emma Furth, Kristen Stashek, Rashmi Tondon, Stuti Shroff, United states and Canadian Association of Pathology (USCAP), 2018

Biliary vs. Thyroid-like: A tale of two morphologies

Sharon Song, Kathleen Montone, Kristen Stashek, Rashmi Tondon, Liver International, 2017

Crystals in Perforated Bowel: Culprits or Innocent Bystanders

Aileen Grace P. Arriola, MD, Niels D. Martin, MD, FACS, FCCM, and Rashmi Tondon, MD., International Journal of Surgical Pathology, 2017

Combination of Neoadjuvant Transarterial Chemoembolization and Orthotopic Liver Transplantation for the Treatment of Cirrhotomimetic Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Peiman Habibollahi, Sara P. Shamchi, Rashmi Tondon, Brett L. Ecker, Terence Gade, Stephen Hunt, Michael C. Soulen, Emma E. Furth, Matthew H. Levine, Gregory Nadolski, J Vasc Interv Radiol 29(2): 237-243, 2017

2016 World Health Organization Classification of Brain Tumors

M Agarwal, J Rudie, M Nasrallah, I Agarwal, R Tondon, S Mohan, American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR), 2017

Erythropoietic protoporphyria in an adult with sequential liver and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: A case report

Annika L. Windon*, Rashmi Tondon* (co-first author), Nathan Singh, Samir Abu-Gazala, David L. Porter, J. Eric Russell4, Colleen Cook, Elaine Lander, Georgeine Smith, Kim M. Olthoff, Abraham Shaked, Maarouf Hoteit, Emma E. Furth, Marina Serper., American Journal of Transplantation Article ID: AJT14581, 2017

Velvety-Red Esophageal Mucosa and Dysphagia: Coincidental or Causal?

Tabibian JH, Tondon R, Kochman ML., Gastroenterology 151(4): 597-8, 2016