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Faculty Detail    
Name EVAN ALSTON
 
Campus Address HSB 132 Zip 6823
Phone  (20-5) -880
E-mail  ealston@uab.edu
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Education
Undergraduate  Vanderbilt University    2006  BA, Mathematics and Philosophy 
Medical School  University of South Alabama    2010  MD 
Residency  University of Alabama at Birmingham    2014  Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency 
Fellowship  University of Alabama at Birmingham    2015  Cytopathology Fellowship 
Fellowship  University of Alabama at Birmingham    2016  Surgical Pathology Fellowship 

Certifications
American Board of Pathology - Anatomic and Clinical Pathology  2014 
American Board of Pathology - Cytopathology  2015 


Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Pathology   Comm Practice Pathology Pgm Assistant Professor

Society Memberships
Organization Name Position Held Org Link
College of American Pathologists     
United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology     



Selected Publications 
Publication PUBMEDID
Alston EA, Bae S, Eltoum IA. Suspicious Cytologic Diagnostic Category in Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Fine-Needle Aspiration (EUS-FNA) of the Pancreas: Follow-up and Outcomes. Cancer Cytopathology, 124:53-7; January 2016.  26335261 
Harada S, Agosto-Arroyo E, Levesque J, Alston EA, Janowski K, Coshatt G, Eltoum, I. Poor Cell Block Adequacy Rate for Molecular Testing Improved With the Addition of Diff-Quik–Stained Smears: Need for Better Cell Block Processing. Cancer Cytopathology, 123: 480-487; August, 2015.  25955105 
Alston EA, Bae S, Eltoum IA. Atypical Cytologic Diagnostic Category in EUS-FNA of Pancreas: Follow-up, Outcomes and Predictive Models. Cancer Cytopathology, 122: 428-434; June 2014.  24436110 
Abdelgawwad MS, Alston EA, Eltoum IA. The Frequency and Cancer Risk Associated With the Atypical Cytologic Diagnostic Category in Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Fine-Needle Aspiration Specimens of Solid Pancreatic Lesions: A Meta-analysis and Argument for a Bethesda System for Reporting Cytopathology of the Pancreas. Cancer Cytopathology, 121: 620-628; November 2013.   23881871 
Alston EA, Brott BC, Misra VK, Athanasuleus CL, Anderson PG, Litovsky SH. Histologic Analysis of a Covered Stent Implanted for Pseudoaneurysm in a Coronary Artery. Cardiovascular Pathology. 22:19-21; May 2013.  23478012  
Eltoum IA, Alston EA, Roberson J. Trends in Pancreatic Pathology Practice Before and After Implementation of Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration. Archives of Pathology: 136:447-453; April 2012.   22458907