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Mara Rendi [M.D., Ph.D.]

  • Titles : Associate Professor, Department of Anatomic Pathology
  • Affiliations : University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Graduated from Middlebury College in 1995
Graduated from Dartmouth Medical School receiving an MD, PhD in 2009

Enjoy mountaineering, skiing, and mountain biking, especially with my husband and two boys 

Directing the histology/pathology thread at the University of Washington to become a student favorite and increase the number of medical students entering pathology from the University of Washington

Multiple publications on Breast Pathology
Has given USCAP interactive microscopy course on breast pathology, spoken nationally and internationally on breast pathology

  • New Developments and Updates in Breast, Endocrine, Genitourinary and Pulmonary Pathology
  • Pathology of Women's Cancer: Breast and Gynecologic Pathology Update
  • Surgical Pathology Update: Diagnostic Pearls for Practicing Pathologists in Genitourinary, Placental and Breast Pathology
  • Updates in Breast, Lung, Soft Tissue and Pancreatic-Biliary Pathology

Current Lectures

  • Papillary Lesions of the Breast (10/21/2024)
  • Digital Slide Seminar: The Low Grade Neoplasia Pathway (10/22/2024)
  • A Practical Guide to Understanding Breast Multi-Gene and Other Commonly Encountered Molecular Assays (10/22/2024)
  • Everything You Need to Know About ER/PR/HERZ, Ki-67 and PD-L1 Immunohistochemistry and How to Report it (10/23/2024)
  • Daily Difficulties in Breast Pathology and How to Overcome Them (10/24/2024)

Past Lectures

  • Small Glandular Proliferations and Mimics of Breast Carcinoma (02/17/2022)
  • Digital Slide Seminar: Common Headaches in Breast Pathology (02/17/2022)
  • Breast Cancer, Immune Therapy and the Pathologist's Role (02/16/2022)
  • Triple Negative Breast Cancer and the Neoadjuvant Specimen (02/15/2022)
  • Multigene Molecular Profiling of ER+ Breast Cancer and Prognostic Staging (02/14/2022)
  • Molecular Testing in Breast Cancer: The Pathologist's Role (03/05/2020)
  • Papillary Lesions of the Breast (03/05/2020)
  • Breast HER2 Testing, Reporting and Treatment Implications (03/03/2020)
  • Challenging Spindle Cell Lesions on Core Biopsy (03/02/2020)
  • High-Risk Lesions of the Breast (03/02/2020)
  • Changes in Breast Cancer Staging in the AJCC 8th Editon Staging Manual of Relevance for Pathologists (10/18/2018)
  • The Spectrum of Low Grade Breast Neoplasia (10/17/2018)
  • Molecular Classification of Breast Cancer and Multigene Prognostic Tests (10/17/2018)
  • Evaluation of the Post-Neoadjuvant Breast Specimen (10/16/2018)
  • Special Type Breast Cancers (10/15/2018)


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