Thu Tran, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Dr. Tran is an assistant professor in the Department of Pathology at UPMC Shadyside Hospital.
Office Location:
WG 02.11
Department of Pathology
UPMC Shadyside
5230 Centre Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Contact Information:
Office Telephone: 412-623-3038

Clinical Interests

Dr. Tran's clinical work involves genitourinary pathology. She is interested in research that provides insight into kidney tumor classification and the prognostic factors in prostate cancer.

Selected Publications

View Dr. Tran's publications on PubMed

  • Tran T, Sundaram CP, Bahler CD, Eble JN, Grignon DJ, Monn MF, Simper NB, Cheng L. Correcting the shrinkage effects of formalin fixation and tissue processing for renal tumors: toward standardization of pathological reporting of tumor size. J Cancer. 2015;6(8):759-766.
  • Simper NB, Jones CJ, MacLennan GT, Montironi R, Williamson SR, Osunkoya AO, Wang M, Zhang S, Grignon DJ, Eble JN, Tran T, Wang L, Baldridge LA, Cheng L. Basal cell carcinoma of the prostate is an aggressive tumor with frequent loss of PTEN expression and overexpression of EGFR. Hum Pathol. 2015;46(6):805-812.
  • Lin HJ, Lugo H, Tran T, Corral J, Zork NM, Smith LM, French SW, Barajas L. A tortuous proximal urethra in urorectal septum malformation sequence? Am J Med Genet A. 2014;164:1298-1303.