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Lauren Ende Schwartz, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Pathology Residency Program Co-Director

Contact Information3400 Spruce Street
6 Founder, Room 6075
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-615-2699

Email: lauren.schwartz@uphs.upenn.edu

Specialty Division

Anatomic Pathology

Clinical Expertise

Gynecological and Genitourinary Pathology

Education

BA (Bachelor of Arts, Biology), Columbia University, 2004
MD (Medical Doctorate), New York University School of Medicine, 2008

Specialty Certification

American Board of Pathology Board Certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2012

Postgraduate Training

Resident, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2008-2012
Faculty Assistant in Surgical Pathology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, 2012-2013
Faculty Assistant in Gynecologic Pathology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, 2013-2014

Awards and Honors

Summa Cum Laude, Columbia University, 2004
Dean's List, Columbia University, 2004
Phi Beta Kappa, Columbia University, 2004
Departmental Honors in Biology, Columbia University, 2004
Fred S. Mandelbaum Award for Excellence in Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, 2008
Alpha Omega Alpha, New York University School of Medicine, 2008
Anatomic Pathology Chief Resident, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2011-2011
The Leonard Berwick Residency Training Award, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, 2012
The Power List 2018 by The Pathologist Magazine, 2018

Memberships and Professional Organizations

United States & Canadian Academy of Pathology, 2008 - Present
College of American Pathologists, 2009 - 2015
Pathology Society of Philadelphia, 2012 - Present
International Society of GYN Pathology, 2014 - Present
International Society of Genitourinary Pathologists, 2014 - Present
Pennsylvania Association of Pathologists, 2018 - Present

Selected Publications

Simulated Results of the Precision Algorithm for Prostate Cancer Diagnosis at a Single Academic Center: Safety and Risk Factors for Failure

Strother MC, Schwartz L, Jones L, Sperling C, Rosen M, Wein AJ, Guzzo TJ., Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association, 2019

Ovarian mucinous, Brenner tumors and other epithelial tumors

Matrai CM, Jenkins T, Baranov E, Schwartz, LE, Gynecologic and Obstetric pathology, 2019

Nonspecific Tumors of the Ovary, Including Mesenchymal Tumors

Schwartz LE, Vang RS., Blaustein’s Pathology of the Female Genital Tract, Seventh edition., 2019

An expanded immunohistochemical profile of osteoclast-rich undifferentiated carcinoma of the urinary tract.

Priore SF, Schwartz LE, Epstein JI., Mod Pathol 31(6): 984-988, 2018, PMID:29410491

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A PET imaging agent for evaluating PARP-1 expression in ovarian cancer

Makvandi M, Pantel A, Schwartz L, Schubert E, Xu K, Hsieh CJ, Hou C, Kim H, Weng CC, Winters H, Doot R, Farwell MD, Pryma DA, Greenberg RA, Mankoff DA, Simpkins F, Mach RH, Lin LL., J Clin Invest 125(5): 2116-2126, 2018

Endometrial stromal sarcoma with high grade morphology and a JAZF1 gene rearrangement presenting as colonic and cardiac metastases: a case report.

Jenkins TM, Cooper KC, Reyes MC, Deshpande CG, Sargent RL, Schwartz LE, Stashek KM., American Journal of Clinical Pathology 149(1): S120, 2018

Expanding the Clinicopathological Spectrum of Succinate Dehydrogenase-Deficient Renal Cell Carcinoma: 42 Novel Tumors in 38 Patients

Maclean F, McKenney J, Hes O, Chia-Sui K, Ellis C, Turchini J, Smaratunga H, Jonathan Z, Bhattarai S, Ryan A, Bonert M, Leroy X, Kunju LP, Schwartz L, Williamson SR, Matsika A, Rao P, Divatia M, Guarch R, Algaba F, Brimo F, Agaimy A, Balancin M, da Cunha IW, Zhou M, Trpkov K, Gill A., Modern Pathology 31(): , 2018

Simulated Results of the Precision Algorithm for Prostate Cancer Diagnosis at a Single Academic Center: Safety and Risk Factors for Failure.

Strother MC, Schwartz L, Jones L, Sperling C, Rosen M, Wein AJ, Guzzo TJ., Proceedings of the 19th Annual Meeting of the Society of Urologic Oncology, 2018

Leading Introductory Slide Sessions in Surgical Pathology is a Valuable Career Development Tool for Upper Level Residents

Mehr C, Schwartz L., Modern Pathology 31(): , 2018

Surgical Pathology Resident Rotation Restructuring at a Tertiary Care Academic Center

Mehr CR, Obstfeld AE, Barrett AC, Montone KT, Schwartz LE., Acad Pathol, 2017, PMID:29209658

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