Aqsa Nasir

Aqsa Nasir,

CLIN AST PROF

Department: MD-PATHOLOGY-GENERAL
Business Email: a.nasir@ufl.edu

About Aqsa Nasir

Aqsa Nasir MD is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine at University of Florida. Prior to joining UF, Dr. Nasir completed her fellowship training in Gastrointestinal and Hepatic Pathology at Emory University and in Surgical Pathology from Mayo Clinic . Dr. Nasir graduated from the University of Minnesota residency program and is board certified in Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology.

Dr. Nasir’s primary area of interest is liver, pancreatobiliary, and upper gastrointestinal tract pathology. In addition to this, she also participates in Gynecologic Pathology and Intraoperative frozen section services.

Additional Positions:
Director, GI & Liver Pathology Fellowship Program
2022 – Current ·

Accomplishments

Ernst Award
2018 · University of MN

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2021-2022
DEN6350 General Pathology
2021
BMS6634 GI and Hepatology

Board Certifications

  • Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology
    American Board of Pathology

Research Profile

Areas of Interest
  • Barrett’s Esophagus
  • Liver Disease
  • Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma

Publications

2022
Quantification of Interstitial Cells of Cajal in the Gastric Muscle of Patients with Gastroparesis at Per-Oral Endoscopic Pyloromyotomy: A Novel Approach for Future Research in Pathogenesis of Gastroparesis
Digestive Diseases and Sciences. [DOI] 10.1007/s10620-021-07318-2.
2021
Tumour-associated macrophages drive stromal cell-dependent collagen crosslinking and stiffening to promote breast cancer aggression
Nature Materials. 20(4):548-559 [DOI] 10.1038/s41563-020-00849-5. [PMID] 33257795.
2019
Albumin In Situ Hybridization Can Be Positive in Adenocarcinomas and Other Tumors From Diverse Sites
American Journal of Clinical Pathology. 152(2):190-199 [DOI] 10.1093/ajcp/aqz032. [PMID] 31107526.
2019
Immune Cell Infiltration May Be a Key Determinant of Long-Term Survival in Small Cell Lung Cancer
Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 14(7):1286-1295 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtho.2019.03.028. [PMID] 31078775.
2019
Using Genomics to Differentiate Multiple Primaries From Metastatic Lung Cancer
Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 14(9):1567-1582 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtho.2019.05.008. [PMID] 31103780.
2018
The many faces of intestinal tract gastric heterotopia; a series of four cases highlighting clinical and pathological heterogeneity
Human Pathology. 74:183-187 [DOI] 10.1016/j.humpath.2018.01.003. [PMID] 29320750.
2017
EGFR mediates activation of RET in lung adenocarcinoma with neuroendocrine differentiation characterized by ASCL1 expression
Oncotarget. 8(16):27155-27165 [DOI] 10.18632/oncotarget.15676. [PMID] 28460442.
2017
Genomic rearrangements in sporadic lymphangioleiomyomatosis: an evolving genetic story
Modern Pathology. 30(9):1223-1233 [DOI] 10.1038/modpathol.2017.52. [PMID] 28643793.
2017
Markedly Increased Rate of Primary Liver Malignancies at Autopsy in Male US Veterans
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 15(2):316-318 [DOI] 10.1016/j.cgh.2016.08.025. [PMID] 27574757.
2017
Retention of Interstitial Genes between TMPRSS2 and ERG Is Associated with Low-Risk Prostate Cancer
Cancer Research. 77(22):6157-6167 [DOI] 10.1158/0008-5472.can-17-0529. [PMID] 29127096.
2016
Integrated analysis of the genomic instability of PTEN in clinically insignificant and significant prostate cancer
Modern Pathology. 29(2):143-156 [DOI] 10.1038/modpathol.2015.136. [PMID] 26612463.

Education

Gastrointestinal and Hepatic Pathology
2020 · Emory University
Surgical Pathology
2019 · Mayo Clinic
Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology
2018 · University of Minnesota

Contact Details

Emails:
Business:
a.nasir@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100275
GAINESVILLE FL 32610