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

Management of adrenal masses in patients with Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome

MacFarland SP, Mostoufi-Moab S, Zelley K, Mattei PA, States LJ, Bhatti TR, Duffy KA, Brodeur GM, Kalish JM, Pediatric Blood Cancer 64(8): , 2017, PMID:28066990

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Functional and Metabolomic Consequences of ATP-dependent Potassium Channel Inactivation in Human Islets

Li C, Ackermann AM, Boodhansingh KE, Bhatti TR, Liu C, Schug J, Doliba N, Han B, Cosgrove KE, Banerjee I, Matschinsky FM, Nissim I, Kaestner KH, Naji A, Adzick NS, Dunne MJ, Stanley CA, De León DD, Diabetes 66(7): 1901-1913, 2017, PMID:28442472

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Foxp3 Reprograms T Cell Metabolism to Function in Low-Glucose, High-Lactate Environments

Angelin A, Gil-de-Gómez L, Dahiya S, Jiao J, Guo L, Levine MH, Wang Z, Quinn WJ 3rd, Kopinski PK, Wang L, Akimova T, Liu Y, Bhatti TR, Han R, Laskin BL, Baur JA, Blair IA, Wallace DC, Hancock WW, Beier UH, Cell Metab 25(6): 1282-1293, 2017, PMID:28416194

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Phosphorylation of pRb: mechanism for RB pathway inactivation in MYCN-amplified retinoblastoma

Ewens KG, Bhatti TR, Moran KA, Richards-Yutz J, Shields CL, Eagle RC, Ganguly A, Cancer Med 6(3): 619-630, 2017, PMID:28211617

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Ubiquitin-specific protease-7 inhibition impairs Tip60-dependent Foxp3+ T-regulatory cell function and promotes anti-tumor immunity

Wang L, Kumar S, Dahiya S, Wang F, Wu J, Newick K, Han R, Samanta A, Beier UH, Akimova T, Bhatti TR, Nicholson B, Kodrasov MP, Agarwal S, Sterner DE, Gu W, Weinstock J, Butt TR, Albeida SM, Hancock WW, EBioMedicine 13(): 99-112, 2016, PMID:27769803

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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 5(): 1968-77, 2016, PMID:27088798

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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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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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