Education

Medical School
University of Tampere (1991)
Fellowship
National Institute on Aging (1998), Neuroscience
Residency
Yale-New Haven Hospital (2000), Anatomic Pathology
Fellowship
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine (2002), Neuropathology

Research Interest

  • Brain tumors
  • Neurodegenerative diseases

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Spinal Pleomorphic Xanthoastrocytoma With a QKI-RAF1 Fusion.
Daoud EV, Wachsmann M, Richardson TE, Mella D, Pan E, Schwarzbach A, Oliver D, Hatanpaa KJ J. Neuropathol. Exp. Neurol. 2019 Jan 78 1 10-14
A TNF-JNK-Axl-ERK signaling axis mediates primary resistance to EGFR inhibition in glioblastoma.
Guo G, Gong K, Ali S, Ali N, Shallwani S, Hatanpaa KJ, Pan E, Mickey B, Burma S, Wang DH, Kesari S, Sarkaria JN, Zhao D, Habib AA Nat. Neurosci. 2017 Jun
Unusual skull tumors with psammomatoid bodies: a diagnostic challenge.
Richardson TE, Georgescu MM, Kapur P, Hwang H, Barnett SL, Raisanen JM, Cai C, Hatanpaa KJ Clin. Neuropathol. 2017 Jan
Molecular diagnosis of oligodendroglioma in paraffin sections
Hatanpaa KJ, Burger PC, Eshleman JR, Berg KD Lab Invest 2003 83(3) 419-428

Honors & Awards

  • American Association of Neuropathologists
    Moore Award for the Best Paper on Clinico-Pathological Correlation, honorable mention (2010)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Association of Neuropathologists
  • Association for Molecular Pathology