Research Faculty

630 West 168th Street,
New York, NY 10032

Phone: 212-342-0186
Education and Training
Surgical Pathology Fellowship – Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY
Gastrointestinal/Liver Pathology
Fellowship – Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY
Anatomic Pathology Residency – Massachusetts General Hospital,
Boston, MA
Anatomic Pathology Residency – Washington University, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO
MPH – Harvard T. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA
MD – Shahid Beheshti University of
Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Ladan Fazlollahi, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology at the Columbia University Medical Center
Research Summary

Clinical and translational research projects in liver and gastrointestinal pathology, with a focus on molecular classification of pediatric liver tumors.
Service Activities

Gastrointestinal/liver and general surgical pathology
Selected Publications

Akhavanfard S, Vargas SO, Han M, Nitta M, Chang CB, Le LP, Fazlollahi L, Nguyen Q, Ma Y, Cosper A, Dias-Santagata D, Han JY, Bergethon K, Borger DR, Ellisen LW, Pomeroy SL, Haber DA, Iafrate AJ, Rivera MN. Inactivation of the tumor suppressor WTX in a subset of pediatric tumors. Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2014 Jan;53(1):67-77.

Snuderl M, Fazlollahi L, Le LP, Nitta M, Zhelyazkova BH, Davidson CJ, Akhavanfard S, Cahill DP, Aldape KD, Betensky RA, Louis DN, Iafrate AJ. Mosaic Amplification of Multiple Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Genes in Glioblastoma. Cancer Cell. 2011 Dec 13;20(6):810-7.

Chiang S, Fazlollahi L, Nguyen A, Betensky RA, Roberts DJ, Iafrate AJ. Diagnosis of hydatidiform moles by polymorphic deletion probe fluorescence in situ hybridization. J Mol Diagn. 2011 Jul;13(4):406-15.

Farris AB, Taheri D, Kawai T, Fazlollahi L, Wong W, Tolkoff-Rubin N, Spitzer TR, Iafrate AJ, Preffer FI, Locascio SA, Sprangers B, Saidman S, Smith RN, Cosimi AB, Sykes M, Sachs DH, Colvin RB. Acute renal endothelial injury during marrow recovery in a cohort of combined kidney and bone marrow allografts. Am J Transplant. 2011 Jul;11(7):1464-77.

Di Tomaso E, Snuderl M, Kamoun WS, Duda DG, Auluck PK, Fazlollahi L, Andronesi OC, Frosch MP, Wen PY, Plotkin SR, Hedley-Whyte ET, Sorensen AG, Batchelor TT, Jain RK. Glioblastoma recurrence after cediranib therapy in patients: lack of "rebound" revascularization as mode of escape. Cancer Research. 2011 Jan 1;71(1):19-28.

Committees , Council, and Professional Society Memberships

United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology
College of American Pathologists

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