PEOPLE

Agata M. Bogusz, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Contact InformationDepartment of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
7.026 Founders Pavilion
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19104-4283
Office: 215-614-0965
Fax: 215-662-7529

Email: agata.bogusz@uphs.upenn.edu

Specialty Division

Hematopathology

Itmat Expertise

Lymphoma

Education

MD (Doctor of Medicine), RWTH Aachen University, Germany, 1999
Dr.med. (Molecular Medicine), RWTH Aachen University Germany, 2003
PhD (Pathology/Molecular Medicine), University of Chicago, 2006

Specialty Certification

American Board of Pathology, Anatomic Pathology, 2010
European Board of Pathology, 2010
American Board of Pathology, Hematology, 2012
American Board of Pathology, Molecular Genetic Pathology, 2013

Postgraduate Training

Subinternship in Internal Medicine and Surgery, Aachen University of Technology, Germany, 1998-1999
Subinternship in Pediatrics, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada, 1999-1999
Subinternship in Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, 1999-1999
Resident in Anatomic Pathology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, 2006-2009
Postdoctoral research fellow, Division of Hematopathology , Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA
PI: Dr. Jeffery Kutok/Dr. John Aster, 2009-2011
Clinical fellow in Hematopathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2011-2012
Clinical Fellow in Molecular Genetic Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, 2012-2013

Awards and Honors

National University Fellowship, Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes(German National Merit Foundation), 1992-1999
Student award and research scholarship to attend a 5-­week long International Summer Science Institute, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel, 1992
Studienstiftung Laboratory Research Award for training at the German Cancer Research
Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany, 1995
Student award for laboratory research at National Research Center for Environment and Health (GSF), Munich, Germany, 1996
Research scholarship, Department of Reproductive Biology, NYU Medical Center, New
York, 1997
Susan G. Komen Foundation Fellowship Award, 2002
Department of Defense (DOD) U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, Breast Cancer Research Program, Pre-doctoral traineeship award, Role of ubiquitination in the activation of SGK1. Total funding of $90,000, 2002
Excellence Award for the best M.D. thesis, Faculty of Medicine, RWTH Aachen
University, Germany, 2003
EMBO meeting travel award, Women in Science, RWTH Aachen University, Germany, 2004
Borchers-Plakette (University Medal) for outstanding thesis RWTH Aachen University, Germany, 2004
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Proteomics course travel award, 2005
UTSW Pathology Delegate, CAP Residents’ Forum, 2007-2009
CAP Meeting travel award, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, 2007
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award T32HL007627 from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute awarded to the Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, 2009-2011
EAHP Meeting travel award, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, 2010
USCAP Annual Meeting travel award, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2012

Memberships and Professional Organizations

College of American Pathologists (CAP), 2006 - Present
United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP), 2006 - Present
American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP), 2006 - Present
Texas Society of Pathologists, 2007 - 2009
European Society of Pathology (ESP), 2009 - 2014
American Medical Association, 2009 - 2010
American Society of Hematology (ASH), 2010 - Present
European Association of Hematopatholgy (EAHP), 2012 - Present
Society of Hematopathology (SP), 2013 - Present
Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP), 2013 - Present

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Selected Publications

Acute Monoblastic Leukemia with Three Mutations in one Pathway (FLT3, KRAS, NRAS) and 5 Mutations in One Gene (WT1).

Bogusz AM and Bagg A, Society for Hematopathology/European Association for Haematopathology (SH/EAHP) Workshop on Molecular Genetics of Hematopoietic Neoplasms, Chicago, IL., 2017

Poorly differentiated malignant neoplasm, possibly large cell lymphoma.

Bogusz AM, Society for Hematopathology/European Association for Haematopathology (SH/EAHP) Workshop on Molecular Genetics of Hematopoietic Neoplasms, Chicago, IL., 2017

Monomorphic post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder, diffuse large B-cell lymphoma type, with TP53 mutation.

Bogusz AM, Society for Hematopathology/European Association for Haematopathology (SH/EAHP) Workshop on Molecular Genetics of Hematopoietic Neoplasms, Chicago, IL., 2017

Mantle cell lymphoma trans-differentiated into poorly differentiated sarcoma with evidence of muscle and neutral differentiation.

Q Zhang, HY Wang, A Bogusz, P Zhang, E Orlando, X Liu, S Brooks, E Tomczak, C Watt, J Morissette, SJ Schuster, MA Wasik, Society for Hematopathology/European Association for Haematopathology (SH/EAHP) Workshop on Molecular Genetics of Hematopoietic Neoplasms, Chicago, IL., 2017

FBXW7 mutations in acute myeloid leukemia.

S Sadigh, AM Bogusz, A Bagg., Society for Hematopathology/European Association for Haematopathology (SH/EAHP) Workshop on Molecular Genetics of Hematopoietic Neoplasms, Chicago, IL., 2017

Myelodyspladtic syndrome with excess blasts-2 and WT1 mutation and missense variants in FLT3 and TP53.

Agata M. Bogusz, XIII European Bone Marrow Working Group International Course and Workshop on Bone Marrow Pathology, 2017

Acute Monoblastic Leukemia with Three Mutations in One Pathway (FLT3, KRAS, NRAS) and 5 Mutations in One Gene (WT1).

Agata M. Bogusz and Adam Bagg, Atlantic Regional Hematopathology Meeting, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, 2017

Acquired idiopathic aplastic anemia with a missense variant in PRPF40B gene.

Agata M. Bogusz, XIII European Bone Marrow Working Group International Course and Workshop on Bone Marrow Pathology, 2017

Bone marrow failure with del13q and missense variant in ETV6 gene.

Agata M. Bogusz, XIII European Bone Marrow Working Group International Course and Workshop on Bone Marrow Pathology, 2017