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Anupma Nayak, MBBS, MD

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

Contact InformationDept. of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
6 Founders
3400 Spruce St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215.662.4899

Email: anupma.nayak@uphs.upenn.edu

Specialty Division

Anatomic Pathology

Research Expertise

Breast Cancer

Clinical Expertise

Breast Pathology
Genitourinary Pathology

Education

MBBS (Medicine), King George Medical College, Lucknow, India, 1997

Specialty Certification

Board Certification, Anatomic Pathology, American Board of Pathology, 2010

Postgraduate Training

Intern, Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Hospital (Civil Hospital), Lucknow, India, 1997-1998
Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, 2001-2001
Senior Resident, Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, 2002-2005
Resident, Pathology, NSLIJHS-Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, NY, USA, 2007-2010
Chief Resident, Department of Pathology and Lab Medicine, NSLIJHS-Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, NY, 2009-2010
Fellow, Selective Breast Pathology, University of Texas- MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA, 2010-2011

Awards and Honors

10th rank, High School Board examination in the UP State, India, 1989
Honors in Anatomy and Biochemistry in First MBBS examination, 1994
Honors in Pathology and Pharmacology in Second MBBS examination, 1996
Honors in Surgery and Orthopedics in Final MBBS examination, 1997
16th position, MD entrance examination, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India, 1999
2nd Prize, Telepathology Quiz, Annual Conference of Indian Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists, Kolkata, India, 2002
1st Prize, 43rd Annual Academic Competition, NSLIJHS-Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New York, 2008
2nd Prize, 43rd Annual Academic Competition, NSLIJHS-Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New York, 2008
Donald West King Fellowship in Gynecologic and Breast Pathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, D.C., 2009
Pathology Faculty Recognition Award for Exceptional Teaching in Pathology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY, 2013
Listed in top abstracts in Anatomic Pathology by College of American Pathologists(CAP). Hanna MG, Jaffer S, Bleiweiss IJ, Nayak A. Re-evaluating the role of sentinel lymph node biopsy in microinvasive breast carcinoma. Mod Pathol. 2014;27(11):1489-98, 2015

Memberships and Professional Organizations

Medical Council of India (MCI), 1999 - Present
American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP), 2007 - 2010
College of American Pathologists (CAP), 2007 - 2010
United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP), 2012 - Present
American Society of Breast Diseases (ASBD), 2013 - Present
New York Path Society (NYSP), 2013 - 2016

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Selected Publications

The Impact of 2013 Updated ASCO/CAP HER2 Guidelines on the Diagnosis and Management of Invasive Breast Cancer: A Single-Center Study of 1739 Cases.

Zhang X, Bleiweiss I, Jaffer S, Nayak A (Corresponding author), Clinical Breast Cancer, 2017, PMID:28433541

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Correlation of Oncotype DX Recurrence Score with Histomorphology and Immunohistochemistry in over 500 Patients.

Hanna MG, Bleiweiss IJ, Nayak A, Jaffer S, Int J Breast Cancer., 2017, PMID:28168058

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EMT reversal in human cancer cells after IR knockdown in hyperinsulinemic mice.

Zelenko Zara, Gallagher Emily Jane, Antoniou Irini Markella, Sachdev Deepali, Nayak Anupma, Yee Douglas, LeRoith Derek, Endocrine-related cancer 23(9): 747-58, 2016, PMID:27435064

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PTK6 Inhibition Suppresses Metastases of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer via SNAIL-Dependent E-Cadherin Regulation.

Ito Koichi, Park Sun Hee, Nayak Anupma, Byerly Jessica H, Irie Hanna Y, Cancer research 76(15): 4406-17, 2016, PMID:27302163

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Metabolic syndrome and pre-diabetes contribute to racial disparities in breast cancer outcomes: hypothesis and proposed pathways.

Gallagher Emily J, LeRoith Derek, Franco Rebeca, Antoniou Irini Markella, Nayak Anupma, Livaudais-Toman Jennifer, Bickell Nina, Diabetes Metab Res Rev. 32(7): 745-753, 2016, PMID:26896340

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The clinical significance of internal mammary lymph node (IMLN) biopsy during autologous reconstruction in breast cancer patients.

Zhang Xiaofei, Jaffer Shabnam, Bleiweiss Ira J, Nayak Anupma, Breast cancer research and treatment 153(3): 565-72, 2015, PMID:26358711

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Analysis of ALK gene in 133 patients with breast cancer revealed polysomy of chromosome 2 and no ALK amplification.

Hanna Matthew G, Najfeld Vesna, Irie Hanna Y, Tripodi Joseph, Nayak Anupma, SpringerPlus 4(): 439, 2015, PMID:26312204

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Re-evaluating the role of sentinel lymph node biopsy in microinvasive breast carcinoma

Hanna Matthew G, Jaffer Shabnam, Bleiweiss Ira J, Nayak Anupma, Modern pathology 27(11): 1489-98, 2014, PMID:24743214

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Benign papillomas without atypia diagnosed on core needle biopsy: experience from a single institution and proposed criteria for excision.

Nayak Anupma, Carkaci Selin, Gilcrease Michael Z, Liu Ping, Middleton Lavinia P, Bassett Roland L, Zhang Jinxia, Zhang Hong, Coyne Robin L, Bevers Therese B, Sneige Nour, Huo Lei, Clinical breast cancer 13(6): 439-49, 2013, PMID:24119786

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Primary squamous cell carcinoma of the breast: predictors of locoregional recurrence and overall survival.

Nayak Anupma, Wu Yun, Gilcrease Michael Z, The American journal of surgical pathology 37(6): 867-73, 2013, PMID:23629447

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