2012-2016 病理及临床实验医学主任，外科病理及细胞病理医师，Providence 梅德福医学中心，美国俄勒冈州、梅德福市
2006-2009 外科病理及细胞病理医师，病理及临床医学实验室助理主任，Arnot Ogden 医学中心，美国纽约州，Elmira
美国NIH R01 研究基金(NIH/NIDCD R01，DC04096)， 独立主研(PI)，1999－2004
NAME: PifuLuo, M.D., Ph.D.
OFFICE ADDRESS: 1111 Crater Lake Avenue,Laboratory & Pathology Providence Medford Medical Center Medford, OR 97504
TELEPHONES: (541)732-6667 (Office)，(319)541-2723 (Cell)
EMPLOYMENT AND APPOINTMENTS:
July 2012 – present Medical Director, Chief Pathologist & Cytopathologist, Laboratory Medicine & Pathology, Providence Medford Medical Center, Medford, OR 97504
Jan 2009 – July 2012 Director of Cytopathology, Pathologist & Cytopathologist,Assistant Director of Pathology, ACM Medical Laboratory, Inc., Unity Health System, Rochester, NY 14626
Jan 2009 - Sept 2010 Medical Director of Laboratory, Ira-Davenport Hospital, Bath, NY 14810
Sept 2008 – Dec 2008 Pathologist & Cytopathologist, Dahl-Chase Pathology Associates, Eastern Maine Medical Center, Bangor, ME 04401
Oct 2006 – Sept 2008 Associate Pathologist and Cytopathologist,Assistant Director of Laboratories & Pathology,Arnot Ogden Medical Center (AOMC),Elmira, New York 14905
June 2004 –Oct 2006 Attending Pathologist and Assistant Professor, Surgical Pathologist and Cytopathologist, Department of Pathology, The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, IA 52242
June 2004 –Oct 2006 Pathologist, Veteran Affairs (VA) Hospital Iowa City, IA 52242
June 2001 - June 2004 Research Assistant Professor and Clinical Instructor, Department of Pathology, The University of Vermont College of Medicine
July 2000 - June 2004 Regional Medical Examiner, Chittenden County, Vermont
Nov 1998 - June 2001 Research Assistant Professor, Department of Oral Craniofacial Biological Sciences Physiology, the University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore, Maryland
May 1995 - Nov 1998 Research Associate, Department of Oral Craniofacial Biological Sciences Physiology, the University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore, Maryland
Dec 1992 - July 1997 Associate Professor (tenured), Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Sun Yet-Sen University of Medical Sciences, Guangzhou,Guangdong Province, P.R. China
July 1991 - Aug 1993 Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurobiology,The First Military Medical University Pearl River Hospital, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, P.R. China
2012–present Medical Director, Laboratory Medicine & Pathology,Providence Medford Medical Center, Medford, OR 97504
2009-2012 Cytopathology Director, and Assistant Director of ACM Medical Laboratories, Unity Health Care System, Rochester, NY
2009-2010 Medical Director of Ira-Davenport Hospital Medical Laboratory, Bath, NY
2006-2008 Assistant Director, Laboratories & Pathology, Arnot Ogden Medical Center, Elmira, NY
2002-2003 Chief Resident of Pathology, University of Vermont and Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, Vermont
2014- Member of College of American Pathologists (CAP) Cytopathology Committee
2006-2008 Member of Cancer Committee, IRB and Education Committee, Infectious Disease Committee of Arnot Ogden Medical Center, NY
2004–2006 Committee of Medical Student Admission, Core faculties of Neuroscience program, and Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center,The University of Iowa Health Care and College of Medicine, IA
LISENSURE AND BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:
Certificate of Qualification of Laboratory Director, New York State Department of Health, CQ Code: Luoxp1 (New York State Director’s COQ, 12/13/2006-)
Diplomate of Anatomical and Clinical Pathology (AP/CP), American Board of Pathology (#05-208, issued on 08/11/2005, indefinitely valid)
Diplomate of Cytopathology , American Board of Pathology (#S-05-077, issued on 09/14/2005, indefinitely valid)
Permanent Medical License, Doctor of Medicine, State of Oregon, #MD159419 (Active, 06/25/2012-12/31/2015)
Permanent Medical License, Medicine and Surgery, State of New York, #24221 (Active, 1/23/2006-08/31/2014)
Permanent Medical License, State of Maine, #017910(Active, 08/14/2008-09/30/2009)
Permanent Medical License, Medicine, State of Iowa, #35575(Active, 04/19/2004-09/01/2009)
Permanent Medical License, Medicine, State of Vermont, #042-0010668(Inactive, 11/05/2003-09/30/2004)
EDUCATIONAL AND MEDICAL TRAINING:
June 2003-June 2004 Cytopatholgy Fellow, the University of Vermont and Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, Vermont
May 2002-May 2003 Chief Resident, Pathology, the University of Vermont and Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, Vermont
June 2000-June 2003 Resident, Pathology, the University of Vermont and Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, Vermont
June 1999-June 2000 Intern, Pathology, the University of Vermont and Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, Vermont
Aug 1993-May 1995 Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Physiology, the University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore, Maryland
July 1988-July 1991 Ph.D., the Fourth Military Medical University, Xi'an,P. R. China Major:Neuroscience
July 1985-July 1988 M.S., the Fourth Military Medical University, Xi'an, P. R. China Major:Neuroscience
Aug 1980-July 1985 M.D., the Fourth Military Medical University, Xi'an, P. R. China Major:Medicine
PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES and MEMBERSHIPS:
1.2005 –present Fellow of College of American Pathologists(FCAP)
2.2012-present Fellow of American Society of Clinical Pathology(FASCP)
3.2012-present Fellow of American Society of Cytopathology (ASC)
4.2000 -2009 United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP)
5.2004 –present Hua Tuo Society of Pathology
6.2008 –present American Medical Association
7.1993 -2007 Society for Neuroscience (SFN)
8.1994 -1998 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
CLINICAL TRIAL AND TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH:
2009-2012 Population-based project to monitor the impact of the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccine on HPV-related cervical cancer precursors, CDC project.
2003-2006 Proliferation indices in diagnosis and prognosis of low- and high-grade glioma. Anaplastic Lymphoma Kinase (ALK) expression in brain malignant glial cell tumors and its potential treatment application
2004-2007 Project:Pathology and FDG PET Correlation of Residual Lymph Nodes in Head and Neck Cancer After Radiation Treatment
2004-2006 Independent and Principal Investigator, New faculty seeds and initial fund, University of Iowa College of Medicine,
1999-2004 Principal Investigator, NIH/NIDCD R01 grant (DC04096) - Title: Trigeminal Afferents Coordinate Oromotor Behaviors
1992-1996 Principal Investigator, National Natural Scientific Foundation, P.R. China –Title:Protooncogene Expression and Protection in Cerebral Ischemic Injury
1990-1993 Co-Investigator,National Natural Scientific Foundation, P.R. China – Title: The Trigeminal Proprioceptive Pathway in the Central Nervous System.
HONORS AND AWARDS:
2002 Excellence UVM Model Laboratory, the University of Vermont, Burlington,VT
1995-2004 Ad hoc Reviewer, Journal of Comparative Neurology, Brain Research, Anatomical Record, and Chinese J. of Neuroanatomy
1998 Third Place Award, National Scientific and Technology Progress,P.R. China – Awarding project: New Findings of the Trigeminal Proprioceptive Afferent Pathways in the Central Nervous System
1992 National Postdoctoral Fellowship Award, P.R. China
1990 Second Place Award of Progress in Science and Technology, the PLA, P.R. China – Awarding project: The Trigeminal Proprioceptive Afferent Pathways in the Central Nervous System
2006-present Tumor board presentation and case discussion, Bi-weekly
2004-2006 Systemic Pathology for Medical Students, University of Iowa, IA
2004-2006 Cytopathology conference for Residents, Fellows,Externs and Cytotechnologists, every Friday 9:00-10:00AM
2002-2003 Lectures: Neoplasia, Cytology of the Central Nervous System Neoplasm Cytotechnology School, University of Vermont and Fletcher Allen Health Care
1999-2003 Selected Topic Presentations, Medical Technologist In service,Fletcher Allen Health Care, VT
1999-2004 Clinical Instructor and Teaching Assistant in the Pathology Courses,general pathology and diseases of organ systems, the University of Vermont College of Medicine
1991-1993 Lectures, Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology courses for M.S. and PhD students at the First Military Medical University and Sun Yet-Sen University of Medical Sciences, Guangzhou, P.R. China
2005-2006 Mentor of Emory Warner Fellowship, Department of Pathology, and the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA
1999-2004 Mentor of Postdoctoral Fellows, the University of Maryland and the University of Vermont.
1991-1995 Mentor of M.S. degree graduates in Neuroscience at the First Military Medical University and Sun Yet-Sen University of Medical Sciences,Guangzhou, P.R. China
PEER-REVIWED JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS:
1.Jing-Dong Zhang, Pifu Luo, Jin Y. Ro and Huangui Xiong (2012) Jaw muscle spindle afferents coordinate multiple oromotor nuclei via common premotor neurons in rats: an electrophysiological and anatomical study. Brain Research 1489:37-47.
2.Bo Zhang, Xiaoyu Zhang, Pifu Luo, et al (2012) Action potential-triggered somatic exocytosis in mesencephalic trigeminal nucleus neurons in rat brain slices. J. Physiol 590 (4):753-762.
3.Jingdong Zhang, Houcheng Liang, Pifu Luo and Huangui Xiong (2011) Unraveling a masticatory - oculomotor neural pathway in rat: Implications for a pathophysiological neural circuit in human? Int J Physiol Pathophysiol Pharmacol. 3(4): 280–287.
4.David H. Hsi, Mahesh Krishnamurthy, Gerald F. Ryan, Pifu Luo and Timothy J. Woodlock (2010), Successful Management of Hemopericardium and Cardiac Tamponade Secondary to Occult Malignancy and Anticoagulation. Exp. Clinical Cardiology, 15(2):e33-e35.
5.Weidong Gong, Hong Cheng, Qingguo Yan, Gaosheng Huang, Pifu Luo, and Zhe Wang (2009), Serous Papillary Cystadenocarcinoma Arising From Autografted Ovary of the Abdominal Wall. Int J Surg Pathol. 18: 398-400.
6.Min Yao, Pifu Luo, Henry T. Hoffman, Kristi Chang, Michael M. Graham, Yusuf Menda, Huaming Tan, and John M. Buatti (2007) Pathology and FDG PET Correlation of Residual Lymph Nodes in Head and Neck Cancer After Radiation Treatment. American Journal of Clinical Oncology, 30 (3): 264-70.
7.Luo P, Zhang J, Yang R, Pendlebury W. (2006) Neuronal circuitry and synaptic organization of trigeminal proprioceptive afferents mediating tongue movement and jaw-tongue coordination via hypoglossal premotor neurons. Eur J Neurosci. 2006;32:3269-3283.
8.Luo, P., R Single, L Simmons-Arnold, W Pendlebury, A Elhosseiny, G Leiman (2005) MCM7 and Ki-67 labeling indices in diagnosis and prognosis of low and high grade gliomas including glioblastoma multiforme (GBM). Proceedings of the 4th Asian Pacific Intl. Academy of Pathology.
9.Henning Gerke, Robert A. Robinson, Pifu Luo (2005) Diagnosis of focal metastasis to the left adrenal gland by endoscopic ultrasound-guided core biopsy. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 62(3):469-471.
10.Zhang, J.D., R. Yang, W.W Pendlebery and P.F. Luo (2005) Monosynaptic Circuitry of Trigeminal Proprioceptive Afferents Synchronizing Jaw Movement with Visceral and Laryngeal Activities in Rats. Neuroscience 135 (2):497-505.
11.Zhang, J.D., W.W. Pendlebury and P. Luo (2003) Synaptic Organization of Monosynaptic Connections from Mesencephalic Trigeminal Nucleus Neurons to Hypoglossal Motoneurons in the Rat. Synapse 49(3):157-169.
12.Jingdong Zhang, Pifu Luo and Jishuo Li (2003) Neural Pathways of Trigeminal Proprioceptive Afferents Coordinate Oral Motor Behaviors. Chinese J. Neuroanatomy 19(4):438-447.
13.Jingdong Zhang and Pifu Luo (2003) Ultrastructural features of synapse from dorsal parvocellular reticular formation neurons to hypoglossal motoneurons of the rat. Brain Res. 963:262-273
14.Jingdong Zhang and Pifu Luo (2002) Orexin B Immunoreactive Fibers and Terminals Innervate the Sensory and Motor Neurons of Jaw-elevator Muscles in the Rat. Synapse 44:106-110.
15.Luo, P., D. Dessem and J.D. Zhang (2001) Axonal projections and synapses from the supratrigeminal region to hypoglossal motoneurons in the rat. Brain Res. 890(2):314-29.
16.Luo, P., Moritani,M and Dessem, D. (2001) Jaw-muscle spindle afferent pathways to the trigeminal motor nucleus in the rat. J. Comp. Neurol. 435(3):341-53.
17.Luo, P., Haines A. and Dessem, D. (2001) Elucidation of neuronal circuitry: protocol(s) combining intracellular labeling, neuroanatomical tracing and immunocytochemical methodologies. Brain Res Brain Res Protoc 7(3):222-34.
18.Dessem, D. and Luo, P. (1999) Jaw-muscle spindle afferent feedback to the cervical spinal cord. Exp. Brain Res. 128:451-459.
19.Luo, P. and Dessem, D. (1999) Ultrastructure anatomy of physiological identified jaw-muscle spindle afferent terminations onto retrogradely labeled jaw-elevator motoneurons in the rat. J. Comp. Neurol. 406:384-401.
20.Dessem, D., R. Donga and P. Luo (1997) Primary- and secondary-like jaw-muscle spindle afferents have characteristic topographic distributions. J. Neurophysiol. 77:2925-2944.
21.Luo, P. and Dessem, D. (1996) Transneuronal transport of intracellularly-injection biotinamide in primary afferent axons. Brain Res. Bull. 39:323-334.
22.Luo, P. and Dessem, D. (1996) Morphological evidence for recurrent jaw-muscle spindle afferent feedback within the mesencephalic trigeminal nucleus. Brain Res. 710:260-264.
23.Luo, P. and D. Dessem (1996) Intracellular biotinamide (Neurobiotinä) staining combined with retrograde horseradish peroxidase labeling ¾ a reliable means to detect neuronal pathways. Chinese J. Neuroanatomy 12:303-316.
24.Luo, P., Wong, R., and Dessem, D. (1995) Ultrastructural basis for synaptic transmission between jaw-muscle spindle afferents and trigeminothalamic neurons in the rostral trigeminal sensory nuclei of the rat. J. Comp. Neurol. 363:109-128.
25.Luo, P. and Dessem, D. (1995) Inputs from identified jaw-muscle spindle afferents to trigeminothalamic neurons in the rat: a double labeling study using retrograde HRP and intracellular biotinamide. J. Comp. Neurol. 353:50-66.
26.Luo, P., R. Wong and D. Dessem (1995) Projection of jaw-muscle spindle afferents to the caudal brainstem in rats demonstrated using intracellular biotinamide. J. Comp. Neurol. 358:63-78.
27.Luo, P. and Li J. (1994) Electron microscopic observations of GABAergic neurons participating in transmission and primary integration of trigeminal proprioception from jaw-muscle spindles: A study of ricin transganglionic degeneration combined with HRP retrogradely transport and anti-GABA immunocytochemistry. Chinese J. Neuroanatomy 10:267-273.
28.Xie, Y., Luo, P., Li., X., Kuang, G. and Chen, Y. (1994) c-fos protooncogene protein expression in the hippocampus of the rat following transient global cerebral ischemia. Chinese J. Anatomy 17:344-348.
29.Luo, P., Xie, Y., Li, X., Yao, Z. and Chen, Y. (1993) Expression of c-fos protooncogene protein (Fos) in the rat brain induced by transient global cerebral ischemia. Chinese J. Neuroanatomy 9:71-80.
30.Luo, P., Xie, Y., Yao, Z. Kuang, G. and Chen, Y. (1992) Expression of c-fos protooncogene protein (Fos) in the rat hypothalamus induced by transient global cerebral ischemia. Canton Anatomica Bulletin 14:106-112.
31.Luo, P. and Li, J. (1992) The morphological evidence of the "three neuron proprioceptive pathway" of the fifth nerve in the rat - A light and electron microscopic study of ricin transganglionic degeneration combined with HRP retrograde tracing. Chinese J. Neuroanatomy 8:57-62.
32.Luo, P. and Li, J. (1992) The morphology and synaptic forms of thalamic projecting neurons in the trigeminal proprioceptive relay station of the rat. J. Med. Coll. PLA 7:361-368.
33.Luo, Pifu (1992) The anatomical evidence of recurrent axon collaterals of the thalamus projecting neurons of the rostral pole of the trigeminal sensory nuclear complex in the rat. Brain Res. 578:342-346.
34.Luo, P. and Li, J. (1991) Monosynaptic connection between neurons of trigeminal mesencephalic nucleus and jaw-closing motor neurons in the rat: an intracellular horseradish peroxidase labeling study. Brain Res. 559:267-275.
35.Luo, P. Li, J. and Peng, Z. (1991) The ultrastructural evidence of GABAergic neurons of the spinal trigeminal nucleus caudalis of the rat participating in transmission and integration of the nociceptive information of jaw-closing muscles. Acta Anatomica Sinica 22(Suppl.):64-65.
36.Luo, P., Li, J. and Peng, Z. (1991) The role of GABAergic neurons in transmission and integration of the proprioception of fifth nerve of rat- A light and electron microscopic analysis. Acta Anatomica Sinica 22(Suppl.):62-63.
37.Luo, P.F., Wang, B.R., Peng, Z.Z. and Li, J.S. (1991) Morphological characteristics and terminating patterns of masseteric neurons of the mesencephalic trigeminal nucleus in the rat: an intracellular horseradish peroxidase labeling study. J. Comp. Neurol. 303:286-299.
38.Luo, P. and Li, J. (1991) The distribution and morphological characteristics of GABAergic neurons and GABAergic trigeminothalamus projecting neurons in the trigeminal sensory nuclear complex of the rat. Chinese J. Neuroanatomy 7:185-194.
39.Luo, P.F., Li, J.S. and Rao, Z.R. (1990) A morphological analysis of neurons in the lateral parabrachial nucleus, an intracellular horseradish peroxidase labeling study in the rat. Neurosci. Lett. 112:133-136.
40.Luo, P. and Li, J. (1990) Distribution of GABA-LI neurons in trigeminal sensory nuclear complex of the rat. Chinese J. Anatomy (suppl.) 13:178-179.
41.Luo, P. and Li, J. (1990) The cellular architectural study and classification of subnucleus of the supratrigeminal region in the rat. Chinese J. Anatomy (suppl.) 13:231-232.
42.Luo, P. (1988) An intracellular horseradish peroxidase labeling study of the trigeminal mesencephalic neurons in the rat. Chinese J. Neuroanatomy 4:241-251.
43.Xin, B., Luo, P. and Chen, Y. (1988) Responses of hypothalamic paraventricular neurons to locus coeruleus and dorsal raphe nucleus stimulation in rats. Acta Physiologica Sinica 40:303-307.
BOOK and BOOK CHAPTERS:
1.Luo, P. et al: Practical Diagnostic Atlas of Cytopathology-Histopathology Correlation in Neoplasms - Peking University Medical Press, Beijing (In Preparation)
2.Pifu Luo (2013-) Opportunity, Challenge and Thrive: Practical Guidelines and Quality Management of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology in China (writing in Chinese)
3.Luo, P., Wong, R., Li, J. and Dessem, D. (1995) Synaptic contacts between jaw-muscle spindle afferents and trigeminothalamic neurons. In Morimoto, T et al (eds) Brain and Oral Function: oral motor function and dysfunction. Elsevier Science B.V., Amsterdam, pp. 299-305.
4.Luo, P. and Yao, Z. (1993) Immediate-early genes expression and mechanisms in the central nervous system following cerebral ischemia. In Chen, W.Z. and Y.C. Rui (eds) Advances on the Basic and Clinical Studies of the Cerebral Vascular Disease. Shandong Science and Technology Publishing Co. pp 117-138.