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Campus Address NP 3548 Zip 6823
Phone  (205) 975-5470
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Undergraduate  Iowa State University    2002  Biology 
Medical School  Univeristy of Iowa Department of Pathology    2007  Pathology Externship (2006-2007) 
Medical School  University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine    2008  M.D. 
Residency  Creighton University School of Medicine    2012  Residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology 
Fellowship  University of Alabama at Birmingham    2013  Fellowship in Surgical Pathology 

American Board of Pathology-Anatomic and Clinical Pathology  2012 

Biographical Sketch 
I'm a Board-certified anatomic and clinical pathologist practicing general surgical pathology, in particular head and neck and gynecologic pathology. Leonard H. Robinson Award for Excellence in Resident Education in Anatomic Pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2016. Hal G. Lankford Pathology Resident Award, Dept. of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, 2012

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

Research/Clinical Interest
1) Salivary gland tumors 2) Immunohistochemistry

Selected Publications 
Publication PUBMEDID
Stevens TM, Morlote D, Xiu J, Swensen J, Brandwein-Weber M, Miettinen M, Gatalica Z, Bridge J. NUTM1-rearranged neoplasia: A multi-institution experience yields novel fusion partners and expands the histologic spectrum. Modern Pathology. 2019. doi: 10.1038/s41379-019-0206-z. [Epub ahead of print]  30723300 
Morlote D, Harada S, Lindeman B, Stevens TM. Adamantinoma-like Ewing Sarcoma of the Thyroid: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Head and Neck Pathology. 2019. doi: 10.1007/s12105-019-01021-5. [Epub ahead of print]  30734898 
Mallick R, Stevens TM, Winokur TS, Asban A, Wang TN, Lindeman BM, Porterfield JR, Chen H. Is Frozen Section Analysis During Thyroid Surgery Useful in the Era of Molecular Testing? The Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2018 Dec 21. pii: S1072-7515(18)32226-9.doi:10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2018.12.002. [Epub ahead of print]   30582976 
Stevens TM, Morlote D, Swensen J, Ellis M, Harada S, Spencer S, Prieto-Granada CN, Folpe AL, Gatalica Z. Spindle epithelial tumor with thymus-like differentiation (SETTLE): A next-generation sequencing study. Head and Neck Pathology. 2018. doi:10.1007/s12105-018-0927-1.  29736783 
Stevens TM, Qarmali M, Morlote D, Mikhail F, Swensen J, Gatalica Z, Siegal GP, Conry RM. Malignant Ewing-like neoplasm with an EWSR1-KLF15 fusion: At the crossroads of a myoepithelial carcinoma and a Ewing-like sarcoma. A case report with treatment options. International Journal of Surgical Pathology. 2018.26(5): 440-447.  29390927  
Ullman D, Gordetsky J, Siegal GP, Prieto-Granada CN, Wei S, Stevens TM. PAX8 expression in solitary fibrous tumor: A potential diagnostic pitfall. Applied Immunohistochemistry and Molecular Morphology. Epub ahead of print. 2017 July 26 doi: 10.1097/PAI.0000000000000561.  28749793  
Stevens TM, Kovalovsky A, Velosa C, Shi Q, Dai Q, Owen RP, Bell WC, Wei S, Althof PA, Sanmann JA, Sweeny L, Carroll WR, Siegal GP, Bullock MJ, Brandwein-Gensler M. Mammary analogue secretory carcinoma, low-grade salivary duct carcinoma, and mimickers: a comparative study. Modern Pathology. 2015. 28 (8): 1084-100.  26089091  
Stevens TM, Bishop JA. HPV-related carcinomas of the head and neck: morphologic features, variants, and practical considerations for the surgical pathologist. Virchows Arch. 2017; 471 (2): 295-307.   28417200  
Prieto-Granada CN, Stevens T. Multilocular Thymic Cyst With Mucinous Differentiation: A Mimicker of Thymic Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma. Int J Surg Pathol. 2018. 26(1): 35-36.
Skalova A, Vanecek T, Martinek P, Weinreb I, Stevens TM, Simpson RWH, Hyrcza MH, Rupp NJ, Baneckova M, Michal Jr M, Slouka D, Svoboda T, Metelkova A, Etebarian A, Pavelka J, Potts SJ, Christiansen J, Steiner P, Michal M. Molecular profiling of mammary analogue secretory carcinoma revealed a subset of tumors harboring a novel ETV6-RET translocation: report of 10 cases. Am J Surg Pathol. 2018. 42(2):234-246.  29076873  
Rosenthal E, Moore L, Tipirneni K, de Boer E, Stevens TM, Hartman YE, Carroll WR, Zinn KR, Warram JM. Sensitivity and Specificity of Cetuximab-IRDye800CW to Identify Regional Metastatic Disease in Head and Neck Cancer. Clin Cancer Res. 2017; 23(16):4744-4752.
Moore LS, Rosenthal EL, Chung TK, de Boer E, Patel N, Prince AC Korb ML, Walsh EM, Young ES, Stevens TM, Withrow KP, Mortlandt AB, Richman J, Carroll WR, Zinn KR, Warram JM. Characterizing the utilities and limitations of repurposing an open-field optical imaging device for fluorescence-guided surgery in head and neck cancer patients. J Nucl Med. 2017. 58(2): 246-251.  27587708 
Shah S, Stevens TM, Agarwal G. Quiz: Acute kidney injury and pancytopenia 5 months after kidney transplantation. Am J Kidney Dis. 2017; 69 (2): A14-A17.  28115064  
Stevens TM, Parekh V. Mammary Analogue Secretory Carcinoma. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2016; 140: 997-1001.   27575269 
Sweeny L, Rosenthal EL, Clemons L, Stevens TM, Cook McIntosh ER, Carroll WR. Outcomes after surgical salvage for recurrent oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma. Oral Oncol. 2016. 60:118-24.   27531882  
Gordetsky J, Gibson B, Stevens TM, Ellenburg JL, Grizzle W, Rais-Bahrami S. Occult metastasis in pelvic lymphadenectomy specimens from patients with urothelial carcinoma of the bladder. Urology. 2016. 94: 161-166.  27184604 
Warram JM, De Boer E, van Dam GM, Moore LS, Bevans SL, Walsh EM, Young ES, Carroll WR, Stevens TM, Rosenthal EL. Fluorescence Imaging to Localize Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma for Enhanced Pathological Assessment. J Pathol Clin Res. 2016 2(2): 104-12.   27499920 
Parekh V, Cerfolio R, Winokur T, Stevens TM. Posterior Mediastinal Adenomatoid tumor: A case report and review of the literature. Case Reports in Pathology. Volume 2016. Article ID 6898526, 5 pages.   27293940  
Dettloff J, Seethala RR, Stevens TM, Brandwein-Gensler M, Centeno BA, Otto K, Bridge JA, Bishop JA, Leon MA. Mammary Analog Secretory Carcinoma (MASC) involving the thyroid gland: a report of the first 3 cases. Head and Neck Pathol. 2017. 11(2): 124-130.  27400918 
Koenig G, Stevens TM, Peker D. Plasmablastic microlymphoma arising in human herpesvirus-8- associated multicentric Castleman disease in a human immunodeficiency virus-seronegative patient with clinical response to anti-interleukin-6 therapy. Histopathology. 2015. 67(6): 930-932.  25900626  
Duncan VE, Harada S, Stevens TM. Primary colon adenosquamous carcinoma in a patient with Lynch Syndrome: a new histologic subtype associated with microsatellite instability? International Journal of Surgical Pathology. 2016.24(7): 653-655.  27422471 
Russ KB, Stevens TM, Singal AK. Acute Kidney Injury in Patients with Cirrhosis. Review Article. Journal of Clinical and Translational Hepatology. 2015. 3: 195-204.   26623266 
Dhir M, Crockett D, Stevens TM, Silberstein PT, Hunter WJ, Foster JM. Neoadjuvant treatment of dermatofibroma sarcoma protuberans of pancreas with Imatinib: case report and systematic review of literature. Clinical Sarcoma Research. 2014 Aug 6;4:8. doi: 10.1186/2045-3329-4-8. eCollection 2014.  25276339 
Sarma D, Chen M, Stevens T, Albertson D, Rusin S, Ortman S. “A Woman with a Lower Lip Nodule. What is your Diagnosis?” Pathology Research International. Volume 2011; # 656394.  21559206  
Stevens T, Sarma DP. Unknown: Biopsy of a 5-mm cystic lesion on the right heel of a 48-year old woman. Dermatology Online Journal. 2011; 17 (6): 6.  21696686  
Stevens T, Richards A, Bewtra C, Sharma P. Tumors Metastatic to Thyroid Neoplasms: A Case Report and review of the Literature. Pathology Research International. 2011; March 31; 2011: 238693.  21559195  
Stevens TM, Caughron SK, Dunn ST, Knezetic J, Gatalica Z. Detection of High-Risk HPV in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinomas: Comparison of Chromogenic In-Situ hybridization and a Reverse Line Blot Method. Applied Immunohistochemistry and Molecular Morphology. 2011; 19 (6): 574-578.  21552119  
Sarma DP, Dentlinger RB, Forystek AM, Stevens TM, Huerter CM. Poorly Differentiated Squamous Cell Carcinoma Arising in Tattooed Skin. Case Reports in Medicine, Vol. 2010, Article ID 431813, 3 pages, 2010. doi: 10.1155/2010/431813.  21274289 
Sarma DP, Stevens T. Infiltrating syringomatous adenoma of the nipple: A case report. Cases Journal. 2009; 2: 9118.  20062695 
Repertinger SK, Stevens T, Markin N, Klepacz H, Sarma DP. Fibroepithelioma of Pinkus with pleomorphic epithelial giant cells. Dermatology Online Journal. 2008; 14 (12): 13.   19265626