Education

Medical School
Washington University School of Medicine (2012)
Residency
University of Washington Medical Center (2016), Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
Fellowship
University of Washington Medical Center/Seattle Children's Hospital (2017), Pediatric Pathology

Research Interest

  • Hirschsprung Disease
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Pediatric and Perinatal Pathology
  • Utilization Management

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Colonic Adventitial Fibromuscular Dysplasia: A Nonspecific Arteriopathy Associated With Hirschsprung Disease and Other Obstructive Disorders.
Thaker AI, Kapur RP Pediatr. Dev. Pathol. 2017 Jan 1093526617739772
Adenoid Stones - "Adenoliths".
Sakano H, Thaker AI, Davis GE J Otol Rhinol 2015 Sep 4 4
IDO1 metabolites activate ß-catenin signaling to promote cancer cell proliferation and colon tumorigenesis in mice.
Thaker AI, Rao MS, Bishnupuri KS, Kerr TA, Foster L, Marinshaw JM, Newberry RD, Stenson WF, Ciorba MA Gastroenterology 2013 Aug 145 2 416-25.e1-4
Modeling colitis-associated cancer with azoxymethane (AOM) and dextran sulfate sodium (DSS).
Thaker AI, Shaker A, Rao MS, Ciorba MA J Vis Exp 2012 Sep 67
Serum analysis of tryptophan catabolism pathway: correlation with Crohn's disease activity.
Gupta NK, Thaker AI, Kanuri N, Riehl TE, Rowley CW, Stenson WF, Ciorba MA Inflamm. Bowel Dis. 2012 Jul 18 7 1214-20

Honors & Awards

  • Young Investigator Award
    Academy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists (2016)
  • Resident Recruitment Award
    Society for Pediatric Pathology (2014)
  • Medical Student Research Fellowship
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute (2009-2010)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Academy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists (2016)
  • Society for Pediatric Pathology (2015)
  • American Society for Clinical Pathology (2011)
  • College of American Pathologists (2011)