Robert D. Hoffman, II, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor

robert.d.hoffman@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Associate Professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology
Education
Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MarylandM.D., Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MarylandB.A., Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
Office Address
1161 21st Ave S
Nashville, TN 37232-2561
Research Keywords
Graduate Medical Education
Clinical Research Keywords
Cardiovascular Pathology, Autopsy Pathology
Publications
McEachern W, Godown J, Dodd DA, Dipchand AI, Conway JL, Wilson GJ, Hoffman RD. Sudden death in a pediatric heart transplant recipient with peripheral eosinophilia and eosinophilic myocardial infiltrates. Pediatr Transplant [print-electronic]. 2017 Aug; 21(5): PMID: 28504342, DOI: 10.1111/petr.12937, ISSN: 1399-3046.

McCloskey CB, Domen RE, Conran RM, Hoffman RD, Post MD, Brissette MD, Gratzinger DA, Raciti PM, Cohen DA, Roberts CA, Rojiani AM, Kong CS, Peterson JEG, Johnson K, Plath S, Powell SZ. Entrustable Professional Activities for Pathology: Recommendations From the College of American Pathologists Graduate Medical Education Committee. Acad Pathol. 2017 Jan; 4: 2374289517714283. PMID: 28725792, PMCID: PMC5496684, PII: 10.1177_2374289517714283, DOI: 10.1177/2374289517714283, ISSN: 2374-2895.

Johnson DB, Balko JM, Compton ML, Chalkias S, Gorham J, Xu Y, Hicks M, Puzanov I, Alexander MR, Bloomer TL, Becker JR, Slosky DA, Phillips EJ, Pilkinton MA, Craig-Owens L, Kola N, Plautz G, Reshef DS, Deutsch JS, Deering RP, Olenchock BA, Lichtman AH, Roden DM, Seidman CE, Koralnik IJ, Seidman JG, Hoffman RD, Taube JM, Diaz LA, Anders RA, Sosman JA, Moslehi JJ. Fulminant Myocarditis with Combination Immune Checkpoint Blockade. N. Engl. J. Med. 2016 Nov 11/3/2016; 375(18): 1749-55. PMID: 27806233, PMCID: PMC5247797, DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1609214, ISSN: 1533-4406.

Domen RE, Talbert ML, Johnson K, Post MD, Brissette MD, Conran RM, Hoffman RD, McCloskey CB, Raciti PM, Roberts CA, Rojiani AM, Tucker JA, Powell SZ. Assessment and Management of Professionalism Issues in Pathology Residency Training: Results From Surveys and a Workshop by the Graduate Medical Education Committee of the College of American Pathologists. Acad Pathol. 2015 Jul; 2(3): 2374289515592887. PMID: 28725747, PMCID: PMC5479457, PII: 10.1177_2374289515592887, DOI: 10.1177/2374289515592887, ISSN: 2374-2895.

Naritoku WY, Alexander CB, Bennett BD, Black-Schaffer WS, Brissette MD, Grimes MM, Hoffman RD, Hunt JL, Iezzoni JC, Johnson R, Kozel J, Mendoza RM, Post MD, Powell SZ, Procop GW, Steinberg JJ, Thorsen LM, Nestler SP. The pathology milestones and the next accreditation system. Arch. Pathol. Lab. Med. 2014 Mar; 138(3): 307-15. PMID: 24576024, DOI: 10.5858/arpa.2013-0260-SA, ISSN: 1543-2165.

Samuels DC, Li C, Li B, Song Z, Torstenson E, Boyd Clay H, Rokas A, Thornton-Wells TA, Moore JH, Hughes TM, Hoffman RD, Haines JL, Murdock DG, Mortlock DP, Williams SM. Recurrent tissue-specific mtDNA mutations are common in humans. PLoS Genet [print-electronic]. 2013 Nov; 9(11): e1003929. PMID: 24244193, PMCID: PMC3820769, PII: PGENETICS-D-13-01891, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1003929, ISSN: 1553-7404.