Education

Undergraduate School
Michigan State University (2003)
Medical School
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (2010)
Residency
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2014), Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
Fellowship
UT Southwestern/Children's Medical Center (2015), Pediatric Pathology

Research Interest

  • Characterization of the biology and molecular profiles of pediatric malignancies and diseases.

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

ACTG2-Associated Visceral Myopathy With Chronic Intestinal Pseudoobstruction, Intestinal Malrotation, Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis, Choledochal Cyst, and a Novel Missense Mutation.
Collins RRJ, Barth B, Megison S, Pfeifer CM, Rice LM, Harris S, Timmons CF, Rakheja D Int. J. Surg. Pathol. 2018 Jul 1066896918786586
Oncometabolites: A New Paradigm for Oncology, Metabolism, and the Clinical Laboratory.
Collins RRJ, Patel K, Putnam WC, Kapur P, Rakheja D Clin. Chem. 2017 Oct
Pediatric Langerhans cell histiocytosis of the lateral skull base.
Majumder A, Wick CC, Collins R, Booth TN, Isaacson B, Kutz JW Int. J. Pediatr. Otorhinolaryngol. 2017 Aug 99 135-140
Subcutaneous sacrococcygeal ependymoma in a child.
Dogan MS, Collins R, Wang J, Koral K Spine J 2016 Jan
Evaluation of HER2/neu Status by Immunohistochemistry Using Computer-Based Image Analysis and Correlation With Gene Amplification by Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization Assay: A 10-Year Experience and Impact of Test Standardization on Concordance Rate.
Sarode VR, Xiang QD, Christie A, Collins R, Rao R, Leitch AM, Euhus D, Haley B Arch. Pathol. Lab. Med. 2015 Jul 139 7 922-8

Honors & Awards

  • Postdoctoral Association Travel Award
    Competitive award given to post doctoral scholars to fund travel to a scientific conference for presentation of novel research. (2016)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Dallas County Medical Society (2018)
  • Texas Medical Society (2018)
  • American Association for Cancer Research (2016-2018)
  • Society for Pediatric Pathology (2015)
  • American Society for Clinical Pathology (2012)
  • North Texas Society of Pathology (2012)
  • United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (2012)
  • American Medical Association (2011)
  • College of American Pathologists (2011)
  • Texas Society of Pathologists (2011)