Education

University of California, Berkeley, B.A., 01/2006, Molecular and Cell Biology
New York University School of Medicine, M.D., 01/2015, Medicine
New York University Sackler Institute, Ph.D., 01/2013, Developmental Genetics
University of California, San Francisco, Resident, 01/2018, Anatomic Pathology
University of California, San Francisco, Fellow, 01/2018, Surgical Pathology

Honors & Awards

  • 2002
    Regents' Scholarship, University of California, Berkeley
  • 2005
    Biology Fellows Program Semester Research Grant (Mentor: John Coates), University of California, Berkeley
  • 2007
    Summer Scholarship for Medical Students (Mentor: Joel Ernst), Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • 2008
    Award for Academic Excellence and Achievement, American Society of Clinical Pathology
  • 2011
    3rd place poster prize, 18th International C. elegans Meeting, Genetics Society of America
  • 2016
    Chief Resident, Department of Pathology, San Francisco VA Medical Center
  • 2016
    Pathologist in Training Travel Award, 92nd Annual AANP Meeting, American Association of Neuropathologists
  • 2017
    Chief Resident, Department of Pathology, San Francisco General Hospital
  • 2017
    Pathologist in Training Travel Award, USCAP Annual Meeting, United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology
  • 2017
    Visiting scholar. Genitourinary pathology. Mentor: Victor Reuter. 1 month., Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • 2018
    Visiting scholar. Genitourinary pathology. Mentor Jesse McKenney. 1 month., Cleveland Clinic

Selected Publications

  1. Greenland NY, Cooperberg MR, Wong AC, Chan E, Carroll PR, Simko JP, Stohr BA. Molecular risk classifier score and biochemical recurrence risk are associated with cribriform pattern type in Gleason 3+4=7 prostate cancer. Investig Clin Urol. 2022 Jan; 63(1):27-33.  View on PubMed
  2. Fuchs TL, Maclean F, Turchini J, Vargas AC, Bhattarai S, Agaimy A, Hartmann A, Kao CS, Ellis C, Bonert M, Leroy X, Kunju LP, Schwartz L, Matsika A, Williamson SR, Rao P, Divatia M, Guarch R, Algaba F, Balancin ML, Zhou M, Samaratunga H, da Cunha IW, Brimo F, Ryan A, Clouston D, Aron M, O'Donnell M, Chan E, Hirsch MS, Moch H, Pang CY, Wah C, Yin W, Perry-Keene J, Yilmaz A, Chou A, Clarkson A, van der Westhuizen G, Morrison E, Zwi J, Hes O, Trpkov K, Gill AJ. Expanding the clinicopathological spectrum of succinate dehydrogenase-deficient renal cell carcinoma with a focus on variant morphologies: a study of 62 new tumors in 59 patients. Mod Pathol. 2021 Dec 23.  View on PubMed
  3. Chen CV, Croom NA, Simko JP, Stohr BA, Chan E. Differential Immunohistochemical and Molecular Profiling of Conventional and Aggressive Components of Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma: Pitfalls for Diagnosis. Hum Pathol. 2021 Nov 17.  View on PubMed
  4. Chan E, Stohr BA, Butler RS, Cox RM, Myles JL, Nguyen JK, Przybycin CG, Reynolds JP, Williamson SR, McKenney JK. Papillary Renal Cell Carcinoma With Microcystic Architecture Is Strongly Associated With Extrarenal Invasion and Metastatic Disease. Am J Surg Pathol. 2021 Sep 09.  View on PubMed
  5. de Kouchkovsky I, Zhang L, Philip EJ, Wright F, Kim DM, Natesan D, Kwon D, Ho H, Ho S, Chan E, Porten SP, Wong AC, Desai A, Huang FW, Chou J, Oh DY, Pruthi RS, Fong L, Small EJ, Friedlander TW, Koshkin VS. TERT promoter mutations and other prognostic factors in patients with advanced urothelial carcinoma treated with an immune checkpoint inhibitor. J Immunother Cancer. 2021 05; 9(5).  View on PubMed
  6. Greenland NY, Cowan JE, Chan E, Carroll PR, Stohr BA, Simko JP. Prostate biopsy histopathologic features correlate with a commercial gene expression assay's reclassification of patient NCCN risk category. Prostate. 2020 12; 80(16):1421-1428.  View on PubMed
  7. Anderson JA, Matoso A, Murati Amador BI, Cheng L, Stohr BA, Chan E, Osunkoya AO. Invasive poorly differentiated adenocarcinoma of the bladder following augmentation cystoplasty: a multi-institutional clinicopathological study. Pathology. 2021 Feb; 53(2):214-219.  View on PubMed
  8. van Leenders GJLH, van der Kwast TH, Grignon DJ, Evans AJ, Kristiansen G, Kweldam CF, Litjens G, McKenney JK, Melamed J, Mottet N, Paner GP, Samaratunga H, Schoots IG, Simko JP, Tsuzuki T, Varma M, Warren AY, Wheeler TM, Williamson SR, Iczkowski KA, ISUP Grading Workshop Panel Members . The 2019 International Society of Urological Pathology (ISUP) Consensus Conference on Grading of Prostatic Carcinoma. Am J Surg Pathol. 2020 08; 44(8):e87-e99.  View on PubMed
  9. Sangoi AR, Chan E, Stohr BA, Kunju LP. Invasive plasmacytoid urothelial carcinoma: A comparative study of E-cadherin and P120 catenin. Hum Pathol. 2020 08; 102:54-59.  View on PubMed
  10. Chan E, Stohr BA, Croom NA, Cho SJ, Garg K, Troxell ML, Higgins JP, Bean GR. Molecular characterisation of metanephric adenomas beyond BRAF: genetic evidence for potential malignant evolution. Histopathology. 2020 Jun; 76(7):1084-1090.  View on PubMed
  11. Chan E, Garg K, Stohr BA. Integrated immunohistochemical and molecular analysis improves diagnosis of high-grade carcinoma in the urinary bladder of patients with prior radiation therapy for prostate cancer. Mod Pathol. 2020 09; 33(9):1802-1810.  View on PubMed
  12. Greenland NY, Cowan JE, Zhang L, Carroll PR, Chan E, Stohr BA, Simko JP. Expansile cribriform Gleason pattern 4 has histopathologic and molecular features of aggressiveness and greater risk of biochemical failure compared to glomerulation Gleason pattern 4. Prostate. 2020 05; 80(8):653-659.  View on PubMed
  13. Cox RM, Chan E, Sangoi AR, Zou Y, McKenney JK. STAT6 monoclonal antibody is highly specific for the distinction between solitary fibrous tumour and prostatic stromal proliferations. Histopathology. 2020 03; 76(4):625-626.  View on PubMed
  14. Lau HD, Chan E, Fan AC, Kunder CA, Williamson SR, Zhou M, Idrees MT, Maclean FM, Gill AJ, Kao CS. A Clinicopathologic and Molecular Analysis of Fumarate Hydratase-deficient Renal Cell Carcinoma in 32 Patients. Am J Surg Pathol. 2020 01; 44(1):98-110.  View on PubMed
  15. Chan E, Rabban JT, Mak J, Zaloudek C, Garg K. Detailed Morphologic and Immunohistochemical Characterization of Myomectomy and Hysterectomy Specimens From Women With Hereditary Leiomyomatosis and Renal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome (HLRCC). Am J Surg Pathol. 2019 09; 43(9):1170-1179.  View on PubMed
  16. Larson AR, Kemmer J, Formeister E, El-Sayed I, Ha P, George J, Ryan W, Chan E, Heaton C. Beyond Depth of Invasion: Adverse Pathologic Tumor Features in Early Oral Tongue Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Laryngoscope. 2020 07; 130(7):1715-1720.  View on PubMed
  17. Rabban JT, Chan E, Mak J, Zaloudek C, Garg K. Prospective Detection of Germline Mutation of Fumarate Hydratase in Women With Uterine Smooth Muscle Tumors Using Pathology-based Screening to Trigger Genetic Counseling for Hereditary Leiomyomatosis Renal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome: A 5-Year Single Institutional Experience. Am J Surg Pathol. 2019 05; 43(5):639-655.  View on PubMed
  18. Chan E, Balassanian R, Tabatabai ZL, Lou H, Vohra P. Improved diagnostic precision of urine cytology by implementation of The Paris System and the use of cell blocks. Cancer Cytopathol. 2018 09; 126(9):809-816.  View on PubMed
  19. Chan E, Bollen AW, Sirohi D, Van Ziffle J, Grenert JP, Kline CN, Tihan T, Perry A, Gupta N, Solomon DA. Angiocentric glioma with MYB-QKI fusion located in the brainstem, rather than cerebral cortex. Acta Neuropathol. 2017 Oct; 134(4):671-673.  View on PubMed
  20. El Demellawy D, El Hallani S, de Nanassy J, Lee JY, Chan E, Sullivan K, Bass J, Mack D, Nasr A. Value of histopathology for predicting the post-operative complications of ileo-anal anastomosis (J-pouch) procedure in children with refractory ulcerative colitis. Pathology. 2016 Jun; 48(4):330-5.  View on PubMed

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