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Bruce Robert Pawel, MD

Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Contact InformationDepartment of Pathology, 5NW11
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th Street and Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-1762
Fax: 215-590-1736

Email: pawelb@email.chop.edu

Clinical Expertise

Pediatric surgical pathology
Pediatric soft tissue tumors
Pathology of neuroblastoma

Itmat Expertise

Pediatric sarcoma
Neuroblastoma

Education

BA (Chemistry), University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1980
MD University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School (Newark), 1984

Specialty Certification

Diplomate of the American Board of Pathology (Anatomic and Clinical Pathology), 1989
Subspecialty Certification in Pediatric Pathology (American Board of Pathology), 1995
Ten year voluntary recertification in Pathology, The American Board of Pathology, 2014

Postgraduate Training

Internal Medicine Internship, St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center, Roosevelt Hospital Division, New York City, 1984-1985
Visiting Clinical Fellow, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York City, 1984-1985
Pathology Residency, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey – New Jersey Medical School (Newark), 1985-1990
Fellow, Pediatric Pathology, Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH, 1990-1991

Awards and Honors

Echols Scholar, University of Virginia, 1976
Phi Beta Kappa, 1980

Memberships and Professional Organizations

Society for Pediatric Pathology, 1991 - Present
American Society of Clinical Pathologists, 1992 - Present
College of American Pathologists, 1992 - Present
Children’s Oncology Group, 2005 - Present
The United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, 2005 - Present
Connective Tissue Oncology Society, 2008 - Present
The American Board of Pathology, 2009 - Present
Adjucation Committee, Cystic Fibrosis-Fibrosing Colonopathy Study, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics, 2012 - Present
International Pediatic Pathology Association, 2015 - Present

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Selected Publications

INSTITUTIONALLY-REPORTED HISTOLOGIC RESPONSE (HR) AND OUTCOME IN EWING SARCOMA (ES): A REPORT FROM CHILDREN’S ONCOLOGY GROUP STUDY AEWS0031

Womer RB, Krailo MD, Pawel BR, Dickman P, Marcus KJ, Healey J , Dormans JP, Marina N, Grier HE, Weiss AR, Gorlick RG, Connective Tissue Oncology Society Annuual Meeting, Lisbon, 2016

Giant hepatic regenerative nodules in Alagille syndrome.

Rapp JB, Bellah RD,3, Maya C, Pawel BR, Anupindi SA, Pediatr Radiol, 2016

Hypertension and proteinuria-the needle in the haystack?: Questions.

Denburg Michelle R, Surrey Lea F, Pawel Bruce R, Kaplan Bernard S, Pediatric nephrology (Berlin, Germany) 31(9): 1455-6, 2016, PMID:26018122

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Protocol for the Examination of Specimens From Pediatric Patients With Ewing Sarcoma (ES)

Pawel B, Bahrami A, Hicks MJ, Rudzinski E, CAP Cancer Protocol Templates: Cancer Committee, College of American Pathologists, 2016

The 'hole' story of a lung: Answers.

Kakajiwala Aadil, Fernandes Priyanka, Pawel Bruce R, Amaral Sandra, Pediatric nephrology (Berlin, Germany), 2016, PMID:27432361

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Advancing clinicopathologic diagnosis of high-risk neuroblastoma using computerized image analysis and proteomic profiling.

Niazi M Khalid Khan, Chung Jonathan H, Heaton-Johnson Katherine J, Martinez Daniel, Castellanos Raquel, Irwin Meredith, Master Stephen R, Pawel Bruce, Gurcan Metin N, Weiser Daniel, Pediatric and developmental pathology : the official journal of the Society for Pediatric Pathology and the Paediatric Pathology Society, 2016, PMID:27442894

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The 'hole' story of a lung: Questions.

Kakajiwala Aadil, Fernandes Priyanka, Pawel Bruce R, Amaral Sandra, Pediatric nephrology (Berlin, Germany), 2016, PMID:27432360

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Identification of CASZ1 NES reveals potential mechanisms for loss of CASZ1 tumor suppressor activity in neuroblastoma.

Liu Z, Lam N, Wang E, Virden R A, Pawel B, Attiyeh E F, Maris J M, Thiele C J, Oncogene, 2016, PMID:27270431

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Histone H3K36 mutations promote sarcomagenesis through altered histone methylation landscape.

Lu Chao, Jain Siddhant U, Hoelper Dominik, Bechet Denise, Molden Rosalynn C, Ran Leili, Murphy Devan, Venneti Sriram, Hameed Meera, Pawel Bruce R, Wunder Jay S, Dickson Brendan C, Lundgren Stefan M, Jani Krupa S, De Jay Nicolas, Papillon-Cavanagh Simon, Andrulis Irene L, Sawyer Sarah L, Grynspan David, Turcotte Robert E, Nadaf Javad, Fahiminiyah Somayyeh, Muir Tom W, Majewski Jacek, Thompson Craig B, Chi Ping, Garcia Benjamin A, Allis C David, Jabado Nada, Lewis Peter W, Science (New York, N.Y.) 352(6287): 844-9, 2016, PMID:27174990

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Polyamine antagonist therapies inhibit neuroblastoma initiation and progression.

Evageliou Nicholas F, Haber Michelle, Vu Annette, Laetsch Theodore W, Murray Jayne, Gamble Laura D, Cheng Ngan Ching, Liu Kangning, Reese Megan, Corrigan Kelly A, Ziegler David S, Webber Hannah Theresa, Hayes Candice S, Pawel Bruce R, Marshall Glenn M, Zhao Huaqing, Gilmour Susan K, Norris Murray D, Hogarty Michael D, Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, 2016, PMID:27012811

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