Jennifer Pogoriler, MD, PhD

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Jennifer Pogoriler, MD, PhD, is an anatomic pathologist with the Division of Anatomic Pathology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Chicago, Chicago, IL


Anatomic and Clinical Pathology - University of Chicago Medical Center Department of Pathology, Chicago IL (Chief Resident)


Thoracic and Surgical Pathology - University of Chicago Medical Center Department of Pathology, Chicago IL
Pediatric Pathology - Boston Children’s Hospital Department of Pathology, Boston, MA

Board Certification

Clinical Pathology – American Board of Pathology

Undergraduate Degree

BA in Biology - Williams College, Williamstown, MA

Graduate Degree

PhD in Cancer Biology - University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Titles and Academic Titles

Anatomic Pathologist

Assistant Professor, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services




Pogoriler J, Swarr D, Krieger P, Adzick NS, Peranteau WH: Congenital cystic lung lesions: Redefining the natural distribution of subtypes and risk of malignancy.  Am J Surg Pathology 43:47-55, 2019.

Oliver ER, DeBari SE, Horii SC, Pogoriler JE, Victoria T, Khalek N, Howell LJ, Adzick NS, Coleman BG. Congenital Lobar Overinflation: A Rare Enigmatic Lung Lesion on Prenatal Ultrasound and Magnetic Resonance Imaging.J Ultrasound Med. 2018 Sep 12. doi: 10.1002/jum.14801. [Epub ahead of print] Read the abstract.

Victoria T, Srinivasan AS, Pogoriler J, Kreiger PA, Laje P, Oliver ER, Danzer E, Johnson AM, Moldenhauer JS, Peranteau WH, Adzick NS. The rare solid fetal lung lesion with T2-hypointense components: prenatal imaging findings with postnatal pathological correlation. Pediatr Radiol. 2018 Jul 14; PMID: 30008034

Oliver ER, DeBari SE, Giannone MM, Pogoriler JE, Johnson AM, Horii SC, Gebb JS, Howell LJ, Adzick NS, Coleman BG: Going with the Flow: An Aid in Differentiating Bronchopulmonary Sequestrations and Hybrid Lesions. J Ultrasound Med 2018; 37:371-383. February 2018.

Swarr DT, Peranteau WH, Pogoriler J, Frank DB, Adzick NS, Hedrick HL, Morley M, Zhou S, Morrisey EE. Novel Molecular and Phenotypic Insights into Congenital Lung Malformations. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2018 Jan 12. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201706-1243OC. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29328793.


Davey Marcus G, Riley John S, Andrews Abigail, Tyminski Alec, Limberis Maria, Pogoriler Jennifer E, Partridge Emily, Olive Aliza, Hedrick Holly L, Flake Alan W, Peranteau William H: Induction of Immune Tolerance to Foreign Protein via Adeno-Associated Viral Vector Gene Transfer in Mid-Gestation Fetal Sheep. PloS one 12(1): e0171132, 2017.


Pogoriler Jennifer E, Kulik Thomas J, Casey Alicia, Baird Christopher W, Mullen Mary P, Jenkins Kathy J, Vargas Sara O: Lung pathology in pediatric pulmonary vein stenosis. Pediatric and developmental pathology : the official journal of the Society for Pediatric Pathology and the Paediatric Pathology Society 19(3): 219-29, May-Jun 2016.


Ganesh M, Pogoriler J, Goldsmith J D, Fox V, Bern E: Apoptotic Enteropathy in a Neonate with Allergic Enterocolitis. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr Feb 11 2015.

Pogoriler J1, Kamin D, Goldsmith JD: Pediatric non-Helicobacter pylori atrophic gastritis: a case series. Am J Surg Pathol 39(6): 786-92, Jan 2015.


Thenappan T, Fedson S, Rich J, Murks C, Husain A, Pogoriler J, Anderson AS: Isolated heart transplantation for familial transthyretin (TTR) V122I cardiac amyloidosis. Amyloid 21(2): 120-3, Jun 2014.


Patel M, Predescu D, Tandon R, Bardita C, Pogoriler J, Bhorade S, Wang M, Comhair S, Ryan-Hemnes A, Chen J, Machado R, Husain A, Erzurum S, Predescu S. A Novel p38 Mitogen-activated Protein Kinase/Elk-1 Transcription Factor-dependent Molecular Mechanism Underlying Abnormal Endothelial Cell Proliferation in Plexogenic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. J Biol Chem. 2013 Sep 6;288(36):25701-16


Piao L, Fang YH, Parikh KS, Ryan JJ, D'Souza KM, Theccanat T, Toth PT, Pogoriler J, Paul J, Blaxall BC, Akhter SA, Archer SL. GRK2-Mediated Inhibition of Adrenergic and Dopaminergic Signaling in Right Ventricular Hypertrophy: Therapeutic Implications in Pulmonary Hypertension. Circulation. 2012. Dec 11;126(24):2859-69

Marsboom G, Toth PT, Hong Z, Wu X, Fang Y, Thenappan T, Zhang HJ, Pogoriler J, Rehman J, Archer SL. Excessive Smooth Muscle Cell Proliferation in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Results from HIF-1-Induced activation of Dynamin-Related Protein 1 (DRP1). Circ Res. 2012 May 25;110(11):1484-97

Pogoriler J, Rich S, Archer S, Husain AN, Persistence of complex vascular lesions despite prolonged prostacyclin therapy of pulmonary arterial hypertension, Histopathology 2012; 61, 597–609



Surrey LF, Wainwright LM, Tooke LS, Conlin LK, Pogoriler JE, Luo M: Genome Wide SNP Microarray and FISH Analysis of Gondaoblastoma Transformed to Dysgerminoma in a 46,XX Female Child.  Association for Molecular Pathology 2015 Annual Meeting, November 5-7, Austin, TX. J Molecular Diag 17: 253, 2015 Notes: Poster Presentation, Abstract ST05.


Pogoriler, J, Kamin D, Goldsmith J (2014) Pediatric H. pylori Negative Atrophic Gastritis, Poster presentation, Society for Pediatric Pathology Meeting, March 2014, San Diego California

Pogoriler, J, Mullen M, Casey A, Vargas SO (2014). Lung Pathology in Pulmonary Vein Stenosis, Poster presentation, Society for Pediatric Pathology Meeting, March 2014, San Diego California


Pogoriler, J and Husain AN (2013). Surgical Lung Biopsy in Immunosuppressed Pediatric Patients, Poster presentation, United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland


Pogoriler, J and Husain AN (2012). Secondary Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis in Children, Poster presentation, Society for Pediatric Pathology Meeting, October 2012, Houston Texas

Pogoriler J, and Husain AN (2012). Pulmonary hypertension in adult sickle cell patients at autopsy. Modern Pathology Feb; 25(S2): 6A, Poster Presentation, United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology Annual Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia



Pogoriler, J and Husain AN. Lung. In: Husain AN (ed). Biopsy Interpretation Series: Pediatric Pathology. Wolters Kluver, Philadelphia, PA (In Press).

Pogoriler, J and Husain AN. In Chang A, Husain AN, Gordon IO, Ranganathan S, Cornell LD, Farris AB, Pogoriler J, Seshan SV, Pai RK, Gandhi M, Westerhoff M, Wang H, Yerian L, Abraham R, Kambham N, Bracamonte ER, Meehan SM, Langman L, Colvin RB, Cendales L, Yeh M. Diagnostic Pathology: Transplant Pathology. Amirsys Publishing, Inc., Salt Lake City, Utah.  (In Press). (Co-authored eight chapters)

Pogoriler J and Husain AN. Pulmonary Development and Pediatric Lung Diseases. In LM McManus and RN Mitchell (Ed) Pathobiology of Human Disease: A Dynamic Encyclopedia of Disease Mechanisms. Elsevier. (In press)


Pogoriler J and Husain AN. (2012). In A Husain (Ed) High Yield Thoracic Pathology. Elsevier. (Co-authored 14 chapters)


Du, W and Pogoriler, J (2005). The Rb and E2F families of proteins. In: Gene Expression and Regulation (ed. J. Ma), A Current Scientific Frontiers Book. Higher Education Press & Springer.


Pogoriler J and Du W. (2004). Chk1 activation and the nuclear/cytoplasmic ratio. Dev Cell. Aug;7(2):147-8.

Posters and Presentations

Lectures by Invitation

Pogoriler J. Congenital Pulmonary Airway Malformations: Redefining the natural distribution of subtypes and risk of malignancy. Presented at: Society for Pediatric Pathology Spring Meeting; 2017 Mar; San Antonio, TX.

Awards and Honors

2008, Departmental Award for Outstanding Performance in the General Field of Pathology

2008, Alpha Omega Alpha, Beta chapter

2008, MD Graduation with honors

2002, American Society for Clinical Pathology Award for Academic Excellence and Achievement

1999, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi

1999, BA in Biology with Highest Honors, Summa Cum Laude, Erastus C. Benedict 1st prize in Biology

Editorial and Academic Positions

2015-present, Pediatric and Developmental Pathology, Peer Reviewer

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in professional organizations


2014-present, Pulmonary Pathology Society


2012-present, Society for Pediatric Pathology

2010-present, United States & Canadian Academy of Pathology

- 2013-2015, Education Committee Member

- 2016, SCAP Abstract Review Board 

2010-present, American Society for Clinical Pathology

2010-present, College of American Pathologists