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Erin R. Rudzinski, MD

Erin R. Rudzinski, MD

Pathology

On staff since January 2013

Academic Title: Assistant Professor

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology
Pediatric Pathology

Medical/Professional School

Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta

Residency

Pathology - Clinical, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville

Fellowship

Pathology - Anatomic, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville
Pediatric Pathology, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle

Clinical Interests

Surgical pathology with interest in pediatric neoplasia and skeletal muscle pathology (neuromuscular diseases)

Awards and Honors

Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
Gordon L. Vawter Pathologist in Training Award Society for Pediatric Pathology

Publications

  • Hawkins DS, Gupta AA, Rudzinski ER
    What is new in the biology and treatment of pediatric rhabdomyosarcoma?
    Current opinion in pediatrics , 2013 Dec. 10
  • Skapek SX, Anderson J, Barr FG, Bridge JA, Gastier-Foster JM, Parham DM, Rudzinski ER, Triche T, Hawkins DS
    PAX-FOXO1 fusion status drives unfavorable outcome for children with rhabdomyosarcoma: a children's oncology group report.
    Pediatric blood & cancer , 2013 Sept. : 60(9)1411-7
  • Rudzinski ER, Teot LA, Anderson JR, Moore J, Bridge JA, Barr FG, Gastier-Foster JM, Skapek SX, Hawkins DS, Parham DM
    Dense pattern of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma, a lesion easily confused with alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma: a report from the Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee of the Children's Oncology Group.
    American journal of clinical pathology , 2013 July : 140(1)82-90
  • MacQuarrie KL, Yao Z, Fong AP, Diede SJ, Rudzinski ER, Hawkins DS, Tapscott SJ
    Comparison of genome-wide binding of MyoD in normal human myogenic cells and rhabdomyosarcomas identifies regional and local suppression of promyogenic transcription factors.
    Molecular and cellular biology , 2013 Feb. : 33(4)773-84
  • Rudzinski E, Gilroy M, Newbill C, Morgan T
    Positive C4d immunostaining of placental villous syncytiotrophoblasts supports host-versus-graft rejection in villitis of unknown etiology.
    Pediatric and developmental pathology : the official journal of the Society for Pediatric Pathology and the Paediatric Pathology Society , 2013 Jan. : 16(1)7-13
  • Rudzinski ER
    Histology and fusion status in rhabdomyosarcoma.
    American Society of Clinical Oncology educational book / ASCO. American Society of Clinical Oncology. Meeting , 2013 : 33425-8
  • Rudzinski E, Mawn L, Kuttesch J, Wushensky C, Wills M
    Orbital pleomorphic liposarcoma in an eight-year-old boy.
    Pediatric and developmental pathology : the official journal of the Society for Pediatric Pathology and the Paediatric Pathology Society , 2011 July : 14(4)339-44
  • Rudzinski E, Kapur RP
    PHOX2B immunolocalization of the candidate human retrotrapezoid nucleus.
    Pediatric and developmental pathology : the official journal of the Society for Pediatric Pathology and the Paediatric Pathology Society , 2010 July : 13(4)291-9
  • Rudzinski ER, Kapur RP, Hevner RF
    Fetal akinesia deformation sequence with delayed skeletal muscle maturation and polymicrogyria: evidence for a hypoxic/ischemic pathogenesis.
    Pediatric and developmental pathology : the official journal of the Society for Pediatric Pathology and the Paediatric Pathology Society , 2010 May : 13(3)192-201
  • Weitkamp JH, Rudzinski E, Koyama T, Correa H, Matta P, Alberty B, Polk DB
    Ontogeny of FOXP3(+) regulatory T cells in the postnatal human small intestinal and large intestinal lamina propria.
    Pediatric and developmental pathology : the official journal of the Society for Pediatric Pathology and the Paediatric Pathology Society , 2009 Nov. : 12(6)443-9

Presentations

Presentations Title Event Location Date
Update on the histological and molecular classification of rhabdomyosarcoma. American Society of Clinical Oncology Chicago, IL, USA May 31, 2013
Immunohistochemical markers of fusion status in rhabdomyosarcoma European Pediatric Soft Tissue Sarcoma Group Padua, Italy Dec. 2011
Diagnostic and Prognostic Markers for Rhabdomyosarcoma European Soft Tissue Sarcoma Group Paris, France Dec. 2010

Research Funding

Grant Title Grantor Amount Award Date
Prognostic significance of gene fusion in low and high-risk rhabdomyosarcoma St. Baldrick's Foundation $71,148
Diagnostic and prognostic markers for rhabdomyosarcoma St. Baldrick's Foundation $100,000