Tricia R. Bhatti, MD

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

Contact InformationThe Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
34th & Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
Office: 215-590-1728


Research Expertise

Pathology Core Laboratory, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Clinical Expertise

Pediatric Pathology


B.S. (Biology), Duke University, Certificate, Human Development Interdisciplinary Program Medical College of Georgia, M.D., 1998
M.D. (Medicine), Medical College of Georgia, 2002

Specialty Certification

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology, 2007
Pediatric Pathology, American Board of Pathology, 2009

Postgraduate Training

Resident, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Department of Pathology, The George Washington University Hospital, 2003-2007
Chief Resident, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Department of Pathology, The George Washington University Hospital, 2006-2007
Fellow, Pediatric Pathology, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2007-2009

Awards and Honors

Southern Society for Pediatric Research, Travel Award, 2002
Southern Society for Pediatric Research, Clinical Science Young Investigator Award Finalist, 2002
Society for Pediatric Pathology, Gordon L. Vawter Pathologist-In-Training Award, 2008

Memberships and Professional Organizations

United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, 2003 - Present
Society for Pediatric Pathology, 2006 - Present

Web Links

Selected Publications

Targeting Sirtuin-1 prolongs murine renal allograft survival and function

Levine MH, Wang Z, Xiao H, Jiao J, Wang L, Bhatti TR, Hancock WW, Beier UH, Kidney Int 89(5): 1016-26, 2016, PMID:27083279

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Improved renal ischemia tolerance in females influences kidney transplantation outcomes

Aufhauser DD Jr, Wang Z, Murken DR, Bhatti TR, Wang Y, Ge G, Redfield RR 3rd, Abt PL, Wang L, Svoronos N, Thomasson A, Reese PP, Hancock WW, Levine MH, J Clin Invest, 2016, PMID:27088798

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Histologic and Molecular Profile of Pediatric Insulinomas: Evidence of a Paternal Parent-of-Origin Effect.

Bhatti TR, Ganapathy K, Huppmann AR, Conlin L, Boodhansingh KE, MacMullen C, Becker S, Ernst LM, Adzick NS, Ruchelli ED, Ganguly A, Stanley CA, J Clin Endocrinol Metab 101(3): 914-22, 2016, PMID:26756113

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Degos disease mimicking primary vasculitis of the CNS.

Gmuca S, Boos MD, Treece A, Narula S, Billinghurst L, Bhatti T, Laje P, Perman MJ, Vossough A, Harding B, Burnham J, Banwell B., Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm 3(2): e206, 2016, PMID:26894208

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Post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis associated with atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome: to treat or not to treat with eculizumab?

Kakajiwala A, Bhatti T, Kaplan BS, Ruebner RL, Copelovitch L., Clin Kidney J 9(1): 90-6, 2016, PMID:26798467

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Congenital hyperinsulinism in children with paternal 11p uniparental isodisomy and Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome.

Kalish JM, Boodhansingh KE, Bhatti TR, Ganguly A, Conlin LK, Becker SA, Givler S, Mighion L, Palladino AA, Adzick NS, De León DD, Stanley CA, Deardorff MA, J Med Genet 53(1): 53-61, 2016, PMID:26545876

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GPC2 is a putative oncogene and candidate immunotherapeutic target in high-risk neuroblastoma

Kristopher R. Bosse, MD; Pichai Raman; Robyn T. Sussman, PhD; Michael Randall; Dan Martinez; Zhongyu Zhu; Jo Lynne Harenza, PhD, Bruce Pawel, MD; Tricia Bhatti, MD; Javed Khan, MD; Dimiter S. Dimitrov, PhD ScD; Crystal Mackall, MD; and John M. Maris, MD, Advances in Neuroblastoma Research Conference, 2016

Resveratrol rescues kidney mitochondrial function following hemorrhagic shock

Wang H, Guan Y, Kamamercan MA, Ye L, Bhatti T, Becker LB, Baur JA, Sims CA, Shock 44(2): 173-80, 2015, PMID:25895148

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FOXP3⁺ regulatory T cell development and function require histone/protein deacetylase 3

Wang L, Liu Y, Han R, Beier UH, Bhatti TR, Akimova T, Greene MI, Hiebert SW, Hancock WW, J Clin Invest 125(8): 1111-23, 2015, PMID:26237045

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CD11b+Ly6G+ cells inhibit tumor growth by suppressing IL-17 production at early stages of tumorigenesis.

Liu YH, O’leary CE, Wang LS, Bhatti TR, Dai N, Kapoor V, Liu P, Mei, J, Guo L, Oliver PM, Albelda SM, Worthen GS, OncoImmunology 5(1): e1061175, 2015, PMID:26942073

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