Nick Shillingford is a pediatric pathologist with subspecialty training in gastrointestinal pathology and is on staff in the Department of Pathology at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.
He is also an assistant professor of pathology at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California. He is Board-Certified in anatomic pathology and board eligible in pediatric pathology.
Nick is a member of the Society for Pediatric Pathology where he sits on the slide selection subcommittee of the education committee.
General pediatric surgical pathology, Gastrointestinal and liver pathology, Solid tumors. Autopsy pathology
Higher Institute of Medical Sciences, Villa Clara, Cuba
Port of Spain General Hospital and Eric Williams Medical Sciences Center, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
State University of New York, Downstate Medical Sciences Center/University Hospital of Brooklyn, Brooklyn, New York
Harvard Medical School/Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, Brown University/Rhode Island Hospital, Gastrointestinal/Surgical Pathology, Providence, Rhode Island
Anatomic Pathology, Pediatric Pathology - American Board of Pathology
- Society for Pediatric Pathology
- United States and Canadian Academy of Pathologists
- College of American Pathologists
- Sociedad Latinoamericana de Patologia
- Los Angeles Society of Pathology
Poster of Distinction, Harvard Medical School, Pathology Annual Retreat (for clinical, translational and basic science research), Boston, Massachusetts, May 3, 2013 Honors, Higher Institute of Medical Sciences, Villa Clara, Cuba, Medical Degree, 2003
1: Shillingford NM, Calicchio ML, Teot LA, Boyd T, Kurek KC, Goldsmith JD,
Bousvaros A, Perez-Atayde AR, Kozakewich HP. Villin immunohistochemistry is a reliable method for diagnosing microvillus inclusion disease. Am J Surg Pathol. 2015 Feb;39(2):245-50. PubMed PMID: 25517957.
2: Gutierrez IM, Fisher JG, Ben-Ishay O, Jones BA, Kang KH, Hull MA, Shillingford N, Zurakowski D, Modi BP, Jaksic T. Citrulline levels following proximal versus distal small bowel resection. J Pediatr Surg. 2014 May;49(5):741-4. Epub 2014 Feb 22. PubMed PMID: 24851760.
3: Brastianos PK, Taylor-Weiner A, Manley PE, Jones RT, Dias-Santagata D, Thorner AR, Lawrence MS, Rodriguez FJ, Bernardo LA, Schubert L, Sunkavalli A, Shillingford N, Calicchio ML, Lidov HG, Taha H, Martinez-Lage M, Santi M, Storm PB, Lee JY, Palmer JN, Adappa ND, Scott RM, Dunn IF, Laws ER Jr, Stewart C, Ligon KL, Hoang MP, Van Hummelen P, Hahn WC, Louis DN, Resnick AC, Kieran MW, Getz G, Santagata S. Exome sequencing identifies BRAF mutations in papillary craniopharyngiomas. Nat Genet. 2014 Feb;46(2):161-5. Epub 2014 Jan 12. PubMed PMID: 24413733; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3982316.
4: Lu S, Mukkada VA, Mangray S, Cleveland K, Shillingford N, Schorl C, Brodsky AS, Resnick MB. MicroRNA profiling in mucosal biopsies of eosinophilic esophagitis patients pre and post treatment with steroids and relationship with mRNA targets. PLoS One. 2012;7(7):e40676. Epub 2012 Jul 16. PubMed PMID: 22815788; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3398046.
Congenital disorders of the gastrointestinal tract and liver. Inflammatory disorders of the gastrointestinal tract and liver. Pediatric solid tumors