Expert Pathologists

Postdoctoral Training

2007–2008 Fellow, Dermatopathology, Drexel University College of Medicine

2006–2007 Fellow, Surgical Pathology, University of Pennsylvania

2006 Resident, Anatomical and Clinical Pathology, Drexel University


1997 MBBS, Punjab Medical College, Faisalabad, Pakistan



Anatomical and Clinical Pathology

Professional Societies

American Society of Dermatopathology

College of American Pathologists

Select Publications

Persad L, Salim S, Motaparthi K. Factitious Dermatitis Due to Thermal Burn With Histologic Features Simulating Fixed DrugEruption. Am J Dermatopathol. 2017 Aug; 39(8):622–624.

Salim S, Asad H, Kumar MS, Brezin J, Heifets M, Fyfe B. Renal siderosis in donor allograft: Pathological and clinical sequlae. Am J Transplant. 2004 Oct; 4(10):1717–9.

Chen X, Zhao J, Salim S, Garcia FU. Intraprostatic spermatozoa: zonal distribution and association with atrophy. Hum Pathol. 2006 Mar; 37(3):345–51.

Salim S, Liu B, Mahmoodi M, Asad H, Hou SJ. Tactile-like corpuscles in gastric mucosa: a case report. World J Surg Oncol. 2006 Jul 5; 4:39.

Mahmoodi M, Zhang S, Salim S, Hou JS, Garcia FU. Lipofuscin pigment in prostatic adenocarcinoma is a favorable prognostic factor: a correlation study with Gleason grading, pathologic staging, Ki-67 and p53 protein expression. Ann Diagn Pathol. 2006 Oct; 10(5):257–62.

Mahmoodi M1, Asad H, Salim S, Kantor G, Minimo C. Anti-cytokeratin 20 staining of Merkel cells helps differentiate basaloid proliferations overlying dermatofibromas from basal cell carcinoma. J Cutan Pathol. 2005 Aug; 32(7):491–5.

Book Chapters

Salim S. Immunohistology of Cutaneous Metastases and its Simulators. In: Applied Immunohistochemistry and Molecular Studies in the Evaluation of Skin Neoplasms. Wehle D, Sangueza M.