PEOPLE

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

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
2nd Prize, 43rd Annual Academic Competition, NSLIJHS-Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New York, 2008
1st 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
New York Path Society (NYSP), 2013 - Present
American Society of Breast Diseases (ASBD), 2013 - Present

Web Links


Selected Publications

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

Read article

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

Read article

Should Multiple Ipsilateral Invasive Breast Carcinomas Routinely Undergo Biomarker Testing?

Anupma Nayak, Ira J Bleiweiss, Bailey A Reindl, Shabnam Jaffer, 105th Annual Scientific Meeting of United States & Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP), Seattle, WA, 2016

Negative Progesterone Receptor Status, Mitotic Activity and Periductal Chronic Inflammation (PDCI) Around DCIS Does Not Predict Recurrences in DCIS Cases

Bailey A Reindl, Shabnam Jaffer, Ira J Bleiweiss, Anupma Nayak, 105th Annual Scientific Meeting of United States & Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP), Seattle, WA, 2016

Intraductal Papillomas of the Breast on Core Biopsy, Re-Visiting 10 Years Experience with More Than 500 Cases

Shabnam Jaffer, Bailey A Reindl, Ira J Bleiweiss, Anupma Nayak, 105th Annual Scientific Meeting of United States & Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP), Seattle, WA, 2016

A Systematic Method of Assessing ER/PR/Her2 on Core Biopsy and or Excision Specimens

Shabnam Jaffer, Bailey A Reindl, Ira J Bleiweiss, Anupma Nayak, 105th Annual Scientific Meeting of United States & Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP), Seattle, WA, 2016

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

Read article

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

Read article

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

Read article

The Impact of 2013 Updated ASCO/CAP HER2 Guideline on the Diagnosis and Management of HER2 Positive Breast Cancer: A Single Center Retrospective Study

Anupma Nayak, Hanna, M. G., Shweta Chaudhary, Shabnam Jaffer, Ira J. Bleiweiss, 104th Annual Scientific Meeting of United States & Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP), Boston, MA, 2015

Search PubMed for articles