Dani Zander, MD

Dani Zander, MD

Pathology Hershey, PA

Professor and Chair, Dept of Pathology, Penn State College of Medicine; University Chair in Patholog

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  • 500 University Dr
    Hershey, PA 17033
    Phone: (800) 243-1455

Dr. Zander's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Pathology: Cytopathology
  • Clinical Interests: Pulmonary Pathology; Cytopathology

Dr. Zander's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Director of Medical Student MentorshipPenn State University College of Medicine
    Hershey, PA
    Lecturer, Pulmonary Medicine (2006-present); Lecturer, Histology (2008-present), Director of Medical Student Mentorship, Pathology (2011-present)
  • Professor and ChairPenn State College of Medicine / Penn State M. S. Hershey Medical Center
    Hershey, PA
    Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology; University Chair in Pathology (2006-present); University Chair in Pathology (2006-present)
  • Pathology Residency Program DirectorPenn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center/Penn State University College of Medicine
    Hershey, PA
  • Attending PathologistLyndon B. Johnson General Hospital
    Houston, TX
  • Professor, Vice Chair, and Chief of Anatomic PathologyUniversity of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Medical School
    Houston, TX
    Professor, Vice Chair, and Chief of Anatomic Pathology; Harvey S. Rosenberg Chair in Pathology (2002-2006); Compliance Officer, Pathology (2005-2006); Director and Instructor, Respiratory Pathology section of the Pathology Course (2002-2006); Chair in Pathology (2002-2006)
  • DirectorMemorial Hermann Hospital
    Houston, TX
  • Pathology Residency Program CoordinatorNorth Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System
    Gainesville, FL
    Attending Pathologist (1992-2002); Pathology Residency Program Coordinator (1997-2002)
  • Chief of Anatomic PathologyMalcom Randall VA Med Ctr
    Gainesville, FL
  • Attending PathologistVeterans Affairs Medical Center
    Gainesville, FL
    Attending Pathologist (1991-2002); Attending Pathologist (1999-2002)
  • Attending PathologistShands Hospital
    Gainesville, FL
  • DirectorUniversity of Florida
    Gainesville, FL
    Assistant Professor (1991-1996); Associate Professor (tenured) (1996-2002); Director (1997-2002)
  • Associate Professor of PathologyUniversity of Florida College of Medicine
    Gainesville, FL
    Assistant Professor of Pathology (1991 - 1996); Associate Professor of Pathology (1996-2002)

Dr. Zander's Education & Medical Training

  • Drexel University College of MedicineDrexel University College of MedicineFellowship, Academic Medicine
  • University of FloridaUniversity of FloridaResidency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell CampusNew York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell CampusInternship, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
  • U of FL Coll of MedUniversity of Florida College of MedicineMedical School
  • New York UniversityNew York UniversityOther Training, BA, Chemistry

Dr. Zander's Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License2006 - 2014
  • American Board of PathologyAmerican Board of PathologyAnatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology, 1991
  • American Board of PathologyAmerican Board of PathologyCytopathology, 1997

Dr. Zander's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Listed as a U.S. News and World Report Top Doctor in Pathology2013
  • Listed as a U.S. News and World Report Top Doctor in Pathology2012
  • Award from the Medical School Class of 2014: Most Up-beat Professor2011
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Dr. Zander's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Radiological case of the month [pulmonary lymphangioleiomyomatosis].Slone R.M., Arepally R., Huang D., Zander D.S, Appl. Radiology
  • Bacillary angiomatosis with massive visceral lymphadenopathy.Haught W.H., Steinbach J., Zander D.S., Wingo C.S, Am. J. Med. Sci
  • Flow cytometry: In vitro assessment of its potential application for diagnosis and classification of lymphoid processes in cytologic preparations from fine needle aspirates.Zander D.S., Iturraspe J.A., Everett E.T., Massey J.K., Braylan R.C, Am. J. Clin. Pathol
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Diagnostic Pulmonary Pathology.Chapter: Transplant-related pathologyPage 461 - 484
    Zander D.S
    Editors: P.T. Cagle.Marcel Dekker, Inc, New York, NY
  • Inflammatory and Infectious Basis of Atherosclerosis.Chapter: Transplantation-associated arteriosclerosis and inflammationPage 61 - 78
    Zander D.S
    Editors: J.L. Mehta.Birkhauser Verlag, Basel, Switzerland
  • Color Atlas and Text of Pulmonary Pathology.Chapter: Multiple chapters (38 in total)
    Zander D.S
    Editors: P.T. Cagle.Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA
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  • Null mutant HO-1 mice have less lung injury in response to hyperoxia.Visner G.A., Agarwal A., Zander D.S, Ped. Res
  • Evaluation of cell cycle signaling proteins ERK1-2 and cyclin D-1 expression in non-small cell carcinoma (NSCLC) and correlation with survival.Sienko A.E., Allen T.C., Singhal N.A., Garza L., Zander D.S., Haque A.K., Barrios R.J., Castro C.Y., Cagle P.T, 95th Annual Meeting of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Atlanta, GA, February 11 – 17
  • Heme oxygenase 1 expression in humans and a mouse airway model of obliterative bronchiolitis.Visner G.A., Lu F., Zander D.S., Agarwal A, Ped. Res
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  • Multi-parametric flow cytometry in the diagnosis and characterization of low grade pulmonary MALT lymphomas.Univ. of Florida College of Medicine
  • Expressión of beta-catenin in malignant mesothelioma.Fourth Biennial Meeting of the Pulmonary Pathology Society, Annecy, France
  • D2-40 is a novel new marker of malignant mesothelioma (MM): Tissue microarray study of 45 MM versus 409 lung carcinomas and primary non-mesothelial neoplasms of the pleura and chest wall.Fourth Biennial Meeting of the Pulmonary Pathology Society, Annecy, France
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  • What Surgeons Need to Know About TuberculosisRick Gonzalez-Rothi, MD, University of Florida

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