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

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

Web Links

Selected Publications

Hyperbilirubinemia in a Hepatitis C Patient After Liver Transplantation. AJSP: Reviews & Reports. 23(5):217-220, September/October 2018.

Tondon R, Stashek K., AJSP: Reviews & Reports. 23(5):217-220(): , 2018

Low Referral Rate for Genetic Testing in Racially and Ethnically Diverse Patients Despite Universal Colorectal Cancer Screening.

Muller C, Lee SM, Barge W, Siddique SM, Berera S, Wideroff G, Tondon R, Chang J, Peterson M, Stoll J, Katona BW, Sussman DA, Melson J, Kupfer SS., Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol., 2018

Bugs in inflammatory bowel disease — A questionable therapy

Nelson N, Glazer L, Tondon R, Digestive diseases and Liver, 2018

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