Medical School
Stavropol State Medical Academy, Russian Federation (1989)
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2010), Pathology

Research Interest

  • Biomarkers in gynecologic pathology
  • Cervical cancer
  • Endometrial carcinoma and precancerous lesions in patients with Lynch syndrome
  • Tubo-ovarian carcinomas


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Cervical Adenocarcinoma: Histopathologic Features From Biopsies to Predict Tumor Behavior.
Rivera-Colon G, Chen H, Niu S, Lucas E, Holloway S, Carrick K, Gwin K, Lea J, Zheng W, Am. J. Surg. Pathol. 2020 Feb 44 2 247-254
Effects of Decalcifying Agents of Variable Duration on PD-L1 Immunohistochemistry.
Strickland AL, Blacketer S, Molberg K, Markantonis J, Lucas E, Am. J. Clin. Pathol. 2020 Jan 153 2 258-265
Comparison of Dako HercepTest and Ventana PATHWAY Anti-HER2 (4B5) Tests and Their Correlation With Fluorescent In Situ Hybridization in Breast Carcinoma.
Lucas E, Jabbar SB, Molberg K, Fang Y, Xie XJ, Blacketer S, Sahoo S, Appl. Immunohistochem. Mol. Morphol. 2019 Jul 27 6 403-409
Challenges in the Pap diagnosis of endocervical adenocarcinoma in situ.
Niu S, Molberg K, Thibodeaux J, Rivera-Colon G, Hinson S, Zheng W, Lucas E, J Am Soc Cytopathol 2019 May - Jun 8 3 141-148
Age cutoff for reporting of benign-appearing endometrial cells in Papanicolaou specimens; should it be raised? A 10-year retrospective study from a large county hospital.
Hinson S, Molberg K, Mir M, Flores M, Zheng W, Lucas E, J Am Soc Cytopathol 2019 Mar - Apr 8 2 78-83
Mismatch Repair Protein Expression in Endometrioid Intraepithelial Neoplasia/Atypical Hyperplasia: Should We Screen for Lynch Syndrome in Precancerous Lesions?
Lucas E, Chen H, Molberg K, Castrillon DH, Rivera Colon G, Li L, Hinson S, Thibodeaux J, Lea J, Miller DS, Zheng W Int. J. Gynecol. Pathol. 2018 Oct
PI3K Pathway Effectors pAKT and FOXO1 as Novel Markers of Endometrioid Intraepithelial Neoplasia.
Strickland AL, Rivera G, Lucas E, John G, Cuevas I, Castrillon DH Int. J. Gynecol. Pathol. 2018 Sep
Lung tumor in a young African American patient with sickle trait: Pieces of a puzzle.
Mir M, Parmley M, Molberg K, Hinson S, Thibodeaux J, Lucas E Cytojournal 2018 15 21
Effect of Varying Parameters on Irreversible Electroporation in a Porcine Model.
Canvasser NE, Lay AH, Koseoglu E, Kavoussi N, Sorokin I, Gahan JC, Lucas E, Cadeddu JA J. Endourol. 2017 Dec
The diagnostic utility of Merkel cell polyomavirus immunohistochemistry in a fine needle aspirate of metastatic Merkel cell carcinoma of unknown primary to the pancreas.
Li L, Molberg K, Cheedella N, Thibodeaux J, Hinson S, Lucas E Diagn. Cytopathol. 2017 Aug


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Honors & Awards

  • Anatomic Pathology Resident Teaching Award
  • Anatomic Pathology Resident Teaching Award
  • Diploma with Highest Academic Distinction

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center, UTSW (2018)
  • Cytopathology Foundation (2017)
  • United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (2015)
  • American Society of Cytopathology (2012)
  • American Society of Clinical Pathology (2006)
  • College of American Pathologists (2006)