Tom Hu, MD

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

Contact InformationHospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
6 Founders Pavilion – Room 6.085

Philadelphia, , 19104
Office: 2484203289


Specialty Division

Anatomic Pathology


BS (Neuroscience), University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, 2012
MD Wayne State University, 2016

Specialty Certification

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology - American Board of Pathology, 2020
Cytopathology - American Board of Pathology, 2021

Postgraduate Training

Resident in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, 2016-2020
Fellow in Cytopathology, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, 2020-2021

Awards and Honors

Memberships and Professional Organizations

American Medical Association, 2012 - Present
American Medical Student Association, 2012 - Present
United State and Canadian Academy of Pathology, 2016 - Present
American Society for Clinical Pathology, 2016 - Present
College of American Pathologists, 2016 - Present
American Society of Cytopathology, 2018 - Present
International Society of Breast Pathology, 2019 - Present

Web Links

Selected Publications

Impact of oviductal versus ovarian epithelial cell of origin on ovarian endometrioid carcinoma phenotype in the mouse

Wu R, Zhai Y, Kuick R, Karnezis AN, Garcia P, Naseem A, Hu TC, Fearon ER, Cho KR, The Journal of Pathology 240(3): 341-351, 2016

Type I to Type II Ovarian Carcinoma Progression: Mutant Trp53 or Pik3ca Confers a More Aggressive Tumor Phenotype in a Mouse Model of Ovarian Cancer

Wu R, Baker S, Hu T, Norman K, Fearon E, Cho K, American Journal of Pathology 182(4): 1391-9, 2013

Preclinical Testing of PI3K/AKT/mTOR Signaling Inhibitors in a Mouse Model of Ovarian Endometrioid Adenocarcinoma

Wu R, Hu T, Rehemtulla A, Fearon E, Cho K, Clinical Cancer Research 17(23): 7359-7372, 2011