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Parisa Javidian, M.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
07/04 to Present

Office Address:
UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
One Robert Wood Johnson Place – MEB 212   
New Brunswick, NJ  08901

Clinical Expertise:
Gastrointestinal Pathology
Orthopedic Pathology

Research Expertise:
Gastrointestinal Pathology
Orthopedic Pathology

Undergraduate Education:                                             
The George Washington University
Washington, DC
Bachelor of Science with Distinction

Graduate Education:
The George Washington University School of Medicine
Washington. DC
Doctor of Medicine

Postgraduate Training:
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY
Fellow, Oncologic Pathology
Department of Pathology

The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center
New York, NY
Resident, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Chief Resident, Surgical Pathology

Pennsylvania Hospital
Philadelphia, PA
Resident, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Pennsylvania Hospital
Philadelphia, PA
Intern, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Academic Appointments:
UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Department of Pathology
Associate Professor
07/04 to Present
Assistant Professor

The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center
Department of Pathology
Assistant Instructor

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Department of Pathology
Assistant Instructor,

Hospital Appointments:
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
Staff Pathologist
07/95 to Present

State of New Jersey

Diplomate American Board of Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
FLEX Certification

Service on School Committees:
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Pathology Residency Review Committee, Department of Pathology
Pathology Departmental Review Committee
Ombudsperson (Students and House-staff)

Selected Publications:

  • Hall BH, Ianosi-Irimie M, Javidian P, Chen W, Ganesan S, Foran Dj. Computer-assisted assessment
    of the Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor 2 immunohistochemical assay in imaged histologic
    sections using a membrane isolation algorithm and quantitative analysis of positive controls. BMC Medical Imaging 2008, 8:11 (05 Jun 2008)
  • Gharibo M, Patrick-Miller L, Zheng L, Guensch L, Javidian P, Poplin E. A Phase II Trial of Imatinib Mesylate
    in Patients with Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer. Pancreas 36 (4); 341-345, May 2008
  • Rao K, Goodin S, Levitt MJ, Dave N, Shih WJ, Lin Y, Capanna T, Lindrud S, Javidian P, DiPaola RS. A
    Phase II Trial of Imatinib Mesylate in Patients With Prostate Specific Antigen Progression After Local
    Therapy for Prostate Cancer.  The Prostate (2005) 62:115-122

Educational Material:

  • Javidian P (Academic Content Advisor) “ Her2 and the future of predictive markers in targeted cancer
    therapies” CD-ROM and Internet activity, UMDNJ Center for Continuing and Outreach Education 2002
  • Amorosa JK, et. al (Javidian P, Associate Author) “Essentials of Radiology” CD ROM, Medical Interactive

Posters and Presentations:

  • Poplin, Curling, Javidian. Epidermal growth factor receptor staining in pseudomyxoma peritoneii.   
    Annual Retreat on Cancer in New Jersey June 2003
  • Ettinger LJ, Goodell L, Javidian P, Hsieh Y, Amenta PS.  Long term survival in an adolescent with widely
    metastatic renal cell carcinoma with “rhabdoid” features.  Annual Retreat on Cancer in New Jersey,
    May 1997
  • Javidian P, Gee B, Warhol MJ. The detection of human papillomavirus in laryngeal papillomata using in-situ hybridization.  US and Canadian Academy of Pathology, March 1991