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    Rm H189 Emory University Hospital
    1364 Clifton Road, NE
    Atlanta GA 30322

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    Michelle D Reid, MD, MS

    Cytopathology
    Surgical Pathology

    Associate Professor
    Pathology & Laboratory Medicine


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    Other Appointments/Positions

    Director of Cytology Services, Emory University Hospital Midtown


    Pathology Division(s):
    Anatomic Pathology


    Email Address:
    michelle.reid@emory.edu


    Education:

    MBBS   University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica, 1990 - 1995

    Internship   Kingston Public Hospital, Kingston, Jamaica, 1995 - 1996

    Resident, Anatomic Pathology   University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica, 1997 - 2000

    Resident, Anatomic & Clinical Pathology   Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, 2000 - 2003

    Chief Resident   Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, 2003 - 2004

    Cytopathology Fellowship   Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, 2004 - 2005

    MS, Clinical & Translational Science   Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, 2008 - 2010



    Research Interests:

    - Cytopathology of the pancreatobiliary tract
    My current research interests include the use of molecular markers and fluorescence in situ hybridization in the cytohistologic diagnosis of pancreatobiliary neoplasms.



    Honors / Awards:

    Section Editor, Cytopathology, Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, 2012 - present

    M.S., Clinical and Translational Science, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, 2010

    Chief Resident, Department of Pathology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, 2003-2004

    Gerrit Bras Award for Outstanding Performance in Anatomic Pathology, University of the West Indies, Jamaica, 1999

    Specialty Boards:

    2004 Anatomic & Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology


    2005 Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology


    Selected Publications:

    Published and Accepted Research Articles -

    S Balci, O Basturk, B Saka, P Bagci, LM Postlewait, T Tajiri, KT Jang, N Ohike, Kim GE, A Krasinskas, H Choi, JM Sarmiento, DA Kooby, BF El-Rayes, JH Knight, M Goodman, G Akkas, MD Reid, SK Maithel, V Adsay. 2015. Substaging Nodal Status in Ampullary Carcinomas has Significant Prognostic Value: Proposed Revised Staging Based on an Analysis of 313 Well-Characterized Cases. Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Mar 18. [Epub ahead of print]


    A Ogden, PC Rida, MD Reid, O Kucuk, R Aneja. Die-hard survivors: heterogeneity in apoptotic thresholds may underlie chemoresistance. Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 2015 Mar;15(3):277-81.


    V Pannu, K Mittal, G Cantuaria, MD Reid, X Li, S Donthamsetty, M McBride, S Klimov, R Osan, M Gupta, P Rida, R Aneja. 2015. Rampant centrosome amplification underlies more aggressive disease course of triple negative breast cancers. Oncotarget (in press).


    C Yang, SR Gundala, R Mukkavilli, M Vangala, MD Reid, R Aneja. 2015. Synergistic Interactions Among Flavonoids And Acetogenins In Graviola (Annona Muricata) Leaves Confer Protection Against Prostate Cancer. Carcinogenesis April 11, 2015 (early online publication).


    HC Sullivan, MA Edgar, C Cohen, CK Kovach, K Hoo Kim, MD Reid. The Utility of ERG, CD31 and CD34 in the cytologic diagnosis of angiosarcoma: An Analysis of 22 Cases: an Analysis of 25 cases. 2014. J Clin Pathol. 2015 Jan;68(1):44-50.


    K-T Jang, SM Park, O Basturk, P Bagci, S Bandyopadhyay, EB Stelow, DM Walters, DW Choi, SH Choi, JS Heo, JM Sarmiento, MD Reid, V Adsay. Clinicopathologic characteristics of 29 invasive carcinomas arising in 178 pancreatic mucinous cystic neoplasms with ovarian-type stroma: Implications for management and prognosis. Am J Surg Pathol. 2015 Feb;39(2):179-87.


    K Mittal, A Ogden, MD Reid, PC Rida, S Varambally, R Aneja. 2015. Amplified centrosomes may underlie aggressive disease course in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma. Cell Cycle. 2015 Jul 7. [Epub ahead of print]


    V Pannu, PCG Rida, A Ogden, RC Turaga, NJ Bowen, K Rudd, MV Gupta, MD Reid, G Cantuaria, C Walczak, R Aneja. 2015. HSET overexpression fuels tumor progression via centrosome clustering-independent mechanisms and predicts poor clinical outcomes in breast cancer patients. Oncotarget. 2015 Mar 20;6(8):6076-91.


    PCG Rida, G Cantuaria, MD Reid, O Kucuk, R Aneja. 2015. How to be Good at Being Bad: Centrosome Amplification and Mitotic Propensity drive Intratumoral Heterogeneity. Cancer Metast Rev.2015 (in press).


    RC Mishra, SR Gundala, P Karna, M Lopus, KK Gupta, M Nagaraju, D Hamelberg, V Tandon, , D Panda, MD Reid, R Aneja. Design, Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of Di-substituted Noscapine Analogs as Potent and Microtubule-Targeted Anticancer Agents. ACS Med Chem Lett. Jan 2015 (Epub ahead of print).


    R Mukkavilli, SR Gundala, C Yang, GR Jadhav, S Vangala, MD Reid, R Aneja. 2015. Noscapine recirculates enterohepatically and induces self-clearance. Eur J Pharm Sci. 2015 May 27. [Epub ahead of print].


    AM Schlitter, KT Jang, G Klöppel, B Saka, SM Hong, H Choi, GJ Offerhaus, RH Hruban, Y Zen, B Konukiewitz, I Regel, M Allgäuer, S Balci, O Basturk, MD Reid, I Esposito, V Adsay. 2015. Intraductal tubulopapillary neoplasms of the bile ducts: clinicopathologic, immunohistochemical, and molecular analysis of 20 cases. Mod Pathol. 2015 Jun 26. [Epub ahead of print]


    MD Reid, CR Stallworth, MM Lewis, G Akkas, B Memis, O Basturk, V Adsay. Cytopathologic diagnosis of oncocytic type intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm: Criteria and clinical implications of accurate diagnosis. Cancer Cytopathol. 2015 (in press).


    K HooKim, J Gaitor, O Lin, MD Reid. Secondary Tumors Involving the Thyroid Gland. A Multi-Institutional Analysis of 28 Cases Diagnosed on Fine Needle Aspiration. Diag Cytopathol. 2015 (in press).


    V Adsay, M Mino-Kenudson, T Furukawa, O Basturk, G Zamboni, G Marchegiani, C Bassi, R Salvia, G Malleo, S Paiella, CL Wolfgang, H Matthaei, GJ Offerhaus, M Adham, MJ Bruno, MD Reid, A Krasinskas, G Klöppel, N Ohike, T Tajiri, KT Jang, JC Roa, P Allen, C Fernández-Del Castillo, JY Jang, DS Klimstra, RH Hruban; Members of the Verona Consensus Meeting, 2013. 2015. Pathologic Evaluation and Reporting of Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms of the Pancreas and Other Tumoral Intraepithelial Neoplasms of Pancreatobiliary Tract: Recommendations of Verona Consensus Meeting. Ann Surg. 2015 Mar 13. [Epub ahead of print]


    S Reddy Gundala, C Yang,, R Mukkavilli; R Paranjpe, M Brahmbhatt, V Pannu, A Cheng, MD Reid, R Aneja. 2014. Hydroxychavicol, a betel leaf component, inhibits prostate cancer through ROS-driven DNA damage and apoptosis. Toxicol Applied Pharmacol 2014 Oct 1;280(1):86-96.


    J Madan, S Gundala, B Baruah, M Nagaraju, C Yates, T Turner, V Rangari, D Hamelberg, MD Reid, R Aneja. 2014. Cyclodextrin complexes of reduced bromonoscapine in guar gum microspheres enhance colonic drug delivery. Mol Pharm. 2014 Dec 1;11(12):4339-49.


    R Mukkavilli, SR Gondala, C Yang, S Donthamsetty, G Cantuaria, GR Jadhav, S Vangala, MD Reid, R Aneja. Modulation of cytochrome P450 metabolism and transport across intestinal epithelial barrier by ginger biophenolics. PLoS One. 2014 Sep 24;9(9).


    MD Reid, H Choi, S Balci, G Akkas, V Adsay. 2014. Serous Cystic Neoplasms of the Pancreas: Clinicopathologic and Molecular Characteristics. Semin Diagn Pathol. 2014 Nov;31(6):475-83.


    MD Reid, P Bagci, N Ohike, B Saka, I Erbarut Seven, N Dursun , S Balci, H Gucer, KT Jang, T Tajiri, O Basturk, SY Kong, Michael Goodman, G Akkas, V Adsay. 2014. Calculation of the Ki67 Index in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: A Comparative Analysis of Four Counting Methodologies. Mod Pathol. 2014 Nov 21 (Epub ahead of print).


    MD Reid, B Saka, S Balci, AS Goldblum, NV Adsay. Molecular Genetics of Pancreatic Neoplasms and Their Morphologic Correlates: An Update on Recent Advances and Potential Diagnostic Applications. Am J Clin Pathol 2014. Feb;141(2):168-80.


    MD Reid, S Balci, NV Adsay. Neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas: Current concepts and controversies. Endocr Pathol 2014. Mar: 25(1):65-79.


    K HooKim, S Kavuri, SR Lauer, C Cohen, MD Reid. Napsin-A Expression in Small Cell Carcinoma of the Lung: A Cytologic Study. J Am Soc Cytopathol. 2014:3:90-95.


    MD Reid, P Bagci, NV Adsay. Histopathologic assessment of pancreatic cancer: Does one size fit all? J Surg Oncol 2013;Jan;107(1):67-77.


    A Ogden, PC Rida, MD Reid, R Aneja. 2013. Interphase microtubules: chief casualties in the war on cancer? Drug Discov Today 2013 Nov 4;1-6.


    AD Fung, C Cohen, S Kavuri, D Lawson, X Gao, MD Reid. Phosphohistone H3 and Ki-67 Labeling Indices In Cytologic Specimens from Well Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Gastrointestinal Tract and Pancreas: A Comparative Analysis Using Automated Image Cytometry. Acta Cytol 2013;57(5):501-508.


    R Kolhe, MD Reid, JR Lee, C Cohen, P Ramalingam. Immunohistochemical Expression of PAX5 and TdT by Merkel Cell Carcinoma and Pulmonary Small Cell Carcinoma: A Potential Diagnostic Pitfall But Useful Discriminatory Marker. Int J Clin Pathol 2013 Oct;20(5):488-93.


    TP Seybt, P Ramalingam, J Huang , SW Looney, MD Reid. Cyclin D1 Expression in Benign and Differentiated Malignant Tumors of the Thyroid Gland: Diagnostic and Biologic Implications. Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 2012 Mar;20(2):124-30.


    MD Reid, AO Osunkoya, MT Siddiqui, SW Looney. Accuracy of Grading of Urothelial Carcinoma on Urine Cytology: An Analysis of Interobserver and Intraobserver Agreement. Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2012;5(9):882-91.


    NM Savage, JH Crosby, MD Reid-Nicholson. The Cytologic Findings in Choroid Plexus Carcinoma: Report of a Case with Differential Diagnosis. Diagn Cytopathol. 2012 Jan;40(1):1-6.


    G Aggarwal, S Sharma, M Zheng, MD Reid, JH Crosby, SM Chamberlain, A Nayak-Kapoor, JR Lee. 2012. Primary leiomyosarcoma of the gastrointestinal tract in the post gastrointestinal stromal tumor era. Ann Diag Pathol 2012;Dec;16(6):532-40.


    G Aggarwal, MD Reid, S Sharma. Metaplastic variant of invasive micropapillary breast carcinoma: A unique triple negative phenotype. Int J Surg Pathol. 2012 Oct;20(5):488-93.


    SK Holland, P Ramalingam, RH Podolsky, MD Reid-Nicholson, JR Lee. Calretinin Immunostaining as an Adjunct in the Diagnosis of Hirschsprung Disease. Ann Diagn Pathol. 2011 Oct;15(5):323-8.


    N Savage, E Manaloor, M Reid-Nicholson, R Ramalingam. Extranodal Marginal Zone B-Cell Lymphoma of Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue (MALT Lymphoma) Involving the Stomach. ASCP Check Sample TM (2011). Am J Clin Pathol. 2011;135:319.


    MD Reid-Nicholson, N Motiwala, SC Drury, SC Peiper, MK Terris, JL Waller, P Ramalingam. Chromosomal Abnormalities in Renal Cell Carcinoma Variants Detected by Urovysion" Fluorescence in situ Hybridization on Paraffin-Embedded Tissue. Ann Diagn Pathol 2011 Feb;15(1):37-45.


    MD Reid, O Basturk, D Thirabanjasak, RH Hruban, DS Klimstra, P Bagci, D Altinel and NV Adsay. Tumor-Infiltrating Neutrophils in Pancreatic Neoplasia. Mod Pathol 2011 Dec;24(12):1612-9.


    SK Holland, RB Hessler, MD Reid-Nicholson, P Ramalingam, JR Lee. Utilization of peripherin and S-100 immunohistochemistry in the diagnosis of Hirschsprung disease. Mod Pathol 2010 Sep;23(9):1173-9.


    R Bollag, P Ramalingam, B Davis, M Reid-Nicholson. Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology of an Endotracheal Mass: An Unusual Presentation of Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma. Acta Cytol 2010 May;54 (3):328-332.


    S Kavuri, R Kulkarni, M Reid-Nicholson. Granulosa Cell Tumor of the Ovary: Cytologic Findings. Acta Cytol 2010 Jul-Aug;54(4):551-9.


    M Reid-Nicholson, R Kulkarni, Bamidele Adeagbo, S Looney, John Crosby. Interobserver and Intraobserver Variability in the Calculation of the Lipid-Laden Macrophage Index- Implications for its Use in the Evaluation of Aspiration in Children. Diagn Cytopathol 2010 Dec;38(12):861-5.


    C Ustun, MD Reid-Nicholson, A Nayak-Kapoor, J Crawford, Kristy McDonald, A Jillella, P Ramalingam. Plasmablastic lymphoma: CNS involvement, co-existence of other malignancies, possible viral etiology and dismal outcome. Ann Hematol. 2009 Apr; 88(4): 351-358.


    M Reid-Nicholson, P Ramalingam, B Adeagbo, N Cheng, S Peiper, M Terris. The Use of Urovysion" Fluorescence in situ Hybridization in the Diagnosis and Surveillance of Non-Urothelial Carcinoma of the Bladder. Mod Pathol 2009 Jan 22: 119-127.


    M Reid-Nicholson, D Teague, B White, P Ramalingam, R Abdelsayed. Fine Needle Aspiration Findings in Malignant Ameloblastoma: A Case Report and Differential Diagnosis. Diagn Cytopathol. 2009 Aug; 37(8):586-91.


    MD Reid-Nicholson, A Moreira, P Ramalingam. Cytologic Features of Mixed Papillary Carcinoma and Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia/ Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma of the Thyroid Gland. Diagn Cytopathol 2008 Nov;36(11):813-17.


    M Reid-Nicholson, S Kavuri, C Ustun, J Crawford, A Nayak-Kapoor, P Ramalingam. Plasmablastic Lymphoma: Cytologic Findings in Five Cases with Unusual Presentation. Cancer Cytopathol 2008 Oct 25;114(5):333-341.


    P Ramalingam, A Nayak-Kapoor, MD Reid-Nicholson, J Crawford, C Ustun. Plasmablastic Lymphoma with Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma: Clinico-Pathologic Features, and Review of the Literature. Leuk Lymphoma 2008 Oct 18:49(10):1999-2002.


    P Ramalingam, B Adeagbo, R Bollag, J Lee, M Reid-Nicholson. Metastatic Hepatocellular Carcinoma with CD138 Positivity: An Unusual Mimic of Multiple Myeloma? Diagn Cytopathol 2008 Sep;36(10):742-748.


    D Teague, P Ramalingam, M Reid-Nicholson. Imprint Cytology of High Grade Immature Ovarian Teratoma: A Case Report, Literature Review and Distinction from Other Ovarian Small Round Cell Tumors. Diagn Cytopathol 2008 Aug;36(8):595-9.


    M Reid-Nicholson, R Gatscha, E. Riedel, O Lin. Atypical Squamous Cells, Cannot Exclude High Grade Intraepithelial Lesion (ASC-H): Does HPV Matter? Diagn Cytopathol. 2007 Jan; 35(1): 1-5.


    M Reid-Nicholson, P Iyengar, AJ Hummer, I Linkov, M Asher, RA Soslow. Immunophenotypic diversity of endometrial adenocarcinoma: Implications for differential diagnosis. Mod Pathol. 2006 Aug; 19(8):1091-1100.


    M Reid-Nicholson, P Iyengar, MF Friedlander, O Lin. Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology of Primary Mucinous Carcinoma of the Skin: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Acta Cytol. 2006 May-Jun;50(3):317-22.


    M Reid-Nicholson, G Tong, J Cangiarella, A Moreira. Cytomorphologic Features of Papillary Lesions of the Male Breast: A study of 11 Cases. Cancer Cytopathol: 2006 Aug 25;108(4):222-30.


    M Reid-Nicholson, P. Iyengar, A. Moreira. Pregnancy-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma of the Breast: A Rare Mimic of Ductal Carcinoma. Diagn Cytopathol. 2006 Mar 16;34(4):298-302.


    C Johnson, M Reid-Nicholson, L Deligdisch, S Grinblat, S Natarajan. Capillary hemangioma of the endometrium: A case report and review of the literature. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2005 Oct;129(10):1326-9.


    MT Idrees, M Reid-Nicholson, PD Unger, SD Jaffer. Sub-hepatic ciliated foregut cyst: A case report and review of the literature. Ann Diagn Pathol 2005 Feb; 9(1):54-56.


    M Reid-Nicholson, M Idrees, P Hytiroglou, G Perino. Sarcomatoid carcinoma of the small intestine: Case report and review of the literature. Arch Pathol Lab Med 2004 Aug; 128 (8):918-921.


    M Reid-Nicholson, I Bleiweiss, B Pace, V Azueta, S Jaffer. Pleomorphic adenoma of the breast: Case report and distinction from mucinous carcinoma. Arch Pathol Lab Med 2003 Apr: 127(4):474-477.


    S Jaffer, M Reid-Nicholson, I Bleiweiss. Infiltrating micropapillary carcinoma of the breast: Cytologic findings. Acta Cytol 2002 Nov - Dec; 46:1081-87.


    MD Reid-Nicholson, EE Williams, DC Brady-West. Clear cell sarcoma of soft parts. A case report and review of the literature. West Indian Med J 2001 Mar; 50 (1): 78-80.


    MD Reid-Nicholson, CT Escoffery. Severe pulmonary barotrauma. West Indian Med J 2000 Dec; 49 (4): 344-346.


    Book Chapters -

    MD Reid, G Akkas, O Basturk, V Adsay. Mixed adenoneuroendocrine carcinoma of pancreas. In: Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms: Practical Approach to Diagnosis, Classification, and Therapy. S La Rosa, F Sessa (Eds.). Springer: 2015. ISBN 978-3-319-17234-7.


    MD Reid, BA Centeno. Ancillary Studies, Including Immunohistochemistry and Molecular studies, in Pancreatic Cytology. In the series: Surgical Pathology Clinics. T Elsheikh, Editor: Philadephia, W.B. Saunders Jan 7(1):2014. 1-34.


    MD Reid. Cytology of the Pancreas: A Practical Review for Cytopathologists. In: Adsay NV, Basturk O, Editors. Current Concepts in Surgical Pathology of the Pancreas. Surgical Pathology Clinics . Philadelphia, PA: WB Saunders, 2011. Jun 4(2):651-91. ISBN-13: 978-1-4557-0512-2