Aparna Mahajan

Credentials: MD

Position title: Professor (CHS) - Director of Surgical Pathology

Email: amahajan@uwhealth.org

Phone: (608) 263-5078

UWHC - Rm A4/204 - 3224
600 Highland Ave
Madison, WI 53792-3224

(608) 265-7000 #9526
(608) 262-7174
B1789 WIMR

Medical School Education:

M.B.B.S. Grant Medical College and Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals, Mumbai, India

M.D. Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India

Residency Training:

Anatomic Pathology Resident, Department of Pathology, Northwestern University/University of Cincinnati

Fellowship Training:

Surgical Oncologic Pathology Fellow, Anatomic Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Tata Memorial Hospital, India

Cytopathology Fellow, Department of Pathology, Northwestern University

Breast Pathology Fellow, The Lynn Sage Cancer Center, Department of Pathology, Northwestern University

Research Interests

Translational and collaborative research in Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS). Laboratory improvement in Surgical Pathology and Cytopathology.

Clinical Interests

Surgical Pathology, Breast and Gynecologic Pathology, and Cytopathology.

Selected Publications

Sobecki JN, Dryer KA, Mahajan AM, Spencer RJ. BRCA-2 (+) high-grade serous fallopian tube cancer diagnosed as an isolated breast mass by mammography. Gynecol Oncol Rep. 2020 Dec 25;35:100690. doi: 10.1016/j.gore.2020.100690. PMID: 33490351; PMCID: PMC7808951

Manoj Kumar, Kelley Salem, Justin J Jeffery, Yongjun Yan, Aparna M Mahajan and Amy M Fowler. Longitudinal molecular imaging of progesterone receptor reveals early differential response to endocrine therapy in breast cancer with an activating ESR1 mutation, Journal of Nuclear Medicine August 2020, jnumed.120.249508

Amy M. Fowler, Kelley Salem, Michael DeGrave, Irene M. Ong, Shane Rassman, Ginny L. Powers, Manoj Kumar, Ciara J. Michel, Aparna Mahajan. Progesterone Receptor Gene Variants in Metastatic Estrogen Receptor Positive Breast Cancer, Horm Canc 2020 Apr;11(2):63-75.

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