Other Post Graduate Training
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education Research (1985)
Medical School
Postgraduate Institute-Med. Education & Research (1985)
Graduate School
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education Research (1985)
Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center (1995), Pathology
New York Medical College (1997), Pathology
University Hospitals of Cleveland (1998), Pathology
University Hospitals of Cleveland (1999), Pathology

Research Interest

  • Biomarkers in breast cancer


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Impact of routine cavity shave margins on breast cancer re-excision rates.
Kobbermann A, Unzeitig A, Xie XJ, Yan J, Euhus D, Peng Y, Sarode V, Moldrem A, Marilyn Leitch A, Andrews V, Stallings C, Rao R Ann. Surg. Oncol. 2011 May 18 5 1349-55
Hormone receptor status rather than HER2 status is significantly associated with increased Ki-67 and p53 expression in triple-negative breast carcinomas, and high expression of Ki-67 but not p53 is significantly associated with axillary nodal metastasis in triple-negative and high-grade non-triple-negative breast carcinomas.
Han JS, Cao D, Molberg KH, Sarode VR, Rao R, Sutton LM, Peng Y Am. J. Clin. Pathol. 2011 Feb 135 2 230-7
A Comparative Analysis of Biomarker Expression and Molecular Subtypes of Pure Ductal Carcinoma In Situ and Invasive Breast Carcinoma by Image Analysis: Relationship of the Subtypes with Histologic Grade, Ki67, p53 Overexpression, and DNA Ploidy.
Sarode VR, Han JS, Morris DH, Peng Y, Rao R Int J Breast Cancer 2011 2011 217060
Experience with seed localization for nonpalpable breast lesions in a public health care system.
Rao R, Moldrem A, Sarode V, White J, Amen M, Rao M, Andrews V, Euhus D, Radford L, Ulissey M Ann. Surg. Oncol. 2010 Dec 17 12 3241-6
Intratumoral expression level of epidermal growth factor receptor and cytokeratin 5/6 is significantly associated with nodal and distant metastases in patients with basal-like triple-negative breast carcinoma.
Sutton LM, Han JS, Molberg KH, Sarode VR, Cao D, Rakheja D, Sailors J, Peng Y Am. J. Clin. Pathol. 2010 Nov 134 5 782-7
Dedifferentiated epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma of the parotid gland with aberrant expression of prostate specific antigen: a case report.
Sarode VR, Truelson J, Zaidie M Int. J. Surg. Pathol. 2010 Oct 18 5 401-5
Recurrent phyllodes tumor of the vulva: a case report with review of diagnostic criteria and differential diagnosis.
Heffernan TP, Sarode VR, Hoffman B, Lea J Int. J. Gynecol. Pathol. 2010 May 29 3 294-7
Interdigitating dendritic cell sarcoma of the parotid gland: case report and literature review.
Efune G, Sumer BD, Sarode VR, Wang HY, Myers LL Am J Otolaryngol 2009 Jul-Aug 30 4 264-8
Primary mucinous adenocarcinoma of the thymus: a case report and review of the literature.
Kapur P, Rakheja D, Bastasch M, Molberg KH, Sarode VR Arch. Pathol. Lab. Med. 2006 Feb 130 2 201-4
Fine needle aspiration cytology of collecting duct carcinoma of the kidney: report of a case with distinctive features and differential diagnosis.
Sarode VR, Islam S, Wooten D, Watumull LM, Molberg K, Ashfaq R Acta Cytol. 2004 Nov-Dec 48 6 843-8

Honors & Awards

  • The Vernie A. Stembridge Resident Teaching Award
    Presented annually in recognition of dedication and commitment to excellence in House StaffTeaching by UTSW Department of Pathology. (2006)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Society of Cytopathology (2014-2020)
  • USCAP (2008-2020)