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Ben H. Hinrichs, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical

Director of Surgical Pathology

Pathology & Laboratory Medicine | College of Medicine

  • Bachelor of Arts: Washington University (Philosophy)
  • Research/Clinical Gastrointestinal Postdoctoral Fellow: Emory University School of Medicine
  • Medical Degree: University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • Residency: Emory University Hospital
Board Certifications & Licenses

American Board of Pathology (Anatomic and Clinical Pathology) (Certification Date: 2014-07-31)


Pathology-Anatomic and Clinical

Contact Information

Clinical Interests


Peer Reviewed Publications

Newton, Hannah S; Gawali, Vaibhavkumar S; Chimote, Ameet A; Lehn, Maria A; Palackdharry, Sarah M; Hinrichs, Benjamin H; Jandarov, Roman; Hildeman, David; Janssen, Edith M; Wise-Draper, Trisha M; Conforti, Laura 2020. PD1 blockade enhances K+ channel activity, Ca2+ signaling, and migratory ability in cytotoxic T lymphocytes of patients with head and neck cancer. Journal for immunotherapy of cancer, 8 2,

Poldemann, Jenna J; Hinrichs, Benjamin H; Makramalla, Abouelmagd 2020. Unique Presentation of Rosai-Dorfman Disease as Concomitant Appendiceal and Rectal Masses with IgG4-Positive Plasma Cells Diagnosed by Core Needle Biopsy. Case reports in oncological medicine, 2020 , 8814871

Wronkiewicz, Stephanie K; Roggli, Victor L; Hinrichs, Benjamin H; Kendler, Ady; Butler, Rondi A; Christensen, Brock C; Marsit, Carmen J; Nelson, Heather H; McClean, Michael D; Kelsey, Karl T; Langevin, Scott M 2020. Chrysotile fibers in tissue adjacent to laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma in cases with a history of occupational asbestos exposure. Modern pathology : an official journal of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Inc, 33 2, 228-234

Matthews, Jason D; Owens, Joshua A; Naudin, Crystal R; Saeedi, Bejan J; Alam, Ashfaqul; Reedy, April R; Hinrichs, Benjamin H; Sumagin, Ronen; Neish, Andrew S; Jones, Rheinallt M 2019. Neutrophil-Derived Reactive Oxygen Orchestrates Epithelial Cell Signaling Events during Intestinal Repair. The American journal of pathology, 189 11, 2221-2232

Matthews, Jason D; Reedy, April R; Wu, Huixia; Hinrichs, Benjamin H; Darby, Trevor M; Addis, Caroline; Robinson, Brian S; Go, Young-Mi; Jones, Dean P; Jones, Rheinallt M; Neish, Andrew S 2019. Proteomic analysis of microbial induced redox-dependent intestinal signaling. Redox biology, 20 , 526-532

Winer, Leah K; Hinrichs, Benjamin H; Lu, Sisi; Hanseman, Dennis; Huang, Yuan; Reyna, Chantal; Lewis, Jaime; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth A 2019. Flat epithelial atypia and the risk of sampling error: Determining the value of excision after image-guided core-needle biopsy. American journal of surgery, 218 4, 730-736

Ferrebee, Courtney B; Li, Jianing; Haywood, Jamie; Pachura, Kimberly; Robinson, Brian S; Hinrichs, Benjamin H; Jones, Rheinallt M; Rao, Anuradha; Dawson, Paul A 2018. Organic Solute Transporter ?-? Protects Ileal Enterocytes From Bile Acid-Induced Injury. Cellular and molecular gastroenterology and hepatology, 5 4, 499-522

Hinrichs, Benjamin H; Matthews, Jason D; Siuda, Dorothée; O'Leary, Monique N; Wolfarth, Alexandra A; Saeedi, Bejan J; Nusrat, Asma; Neish, Andrew S 2018. Serum Amyloid A1 Is an Epithelial Prorestitutive Factor. The American journal of pathology, 188 4, 937-949

Seidl, E; Carlens, J; Reu, S; Wetzke, M; Ley-Zaporozhan, J; Brasch, F; Wesselak, T; Schams, A; Rauch, D; Schuch, L; Kappler, M; Schelstraete, P; Wolf, M; Stehling, F; Haarmann, E; Borensztajn, D; van de Loo, M; Rubak, S; Lex, C; Hinrichs, B; Reiter, K; Schwerk, N; Griese, M 2018. Pulmonary interstitial glycogenosis - A systematic analysis of new cases. Respiratory medicine, 140 , 11-20

Hinrichs, Benjamin H; Newman, Scott; Appin, Christina L; Dunn, William; Cooper, Lee; Pauly, Rini; Kowalski, Jeanne; Rossi, Michael R; Brat, Daniel J 2016. Farewell to GBM-O: Genomic and transcriptomic profiling of glioblastoma with oligodendroglioma component reveals distinct molecular subgroups. Acta neuropathologica communications, 4 , 4

Kudelka, Matthew R; Hinrichs, Benjamin H; Darby, Trevor; Moreno, Carlos S; Nishio, Hikaru; Cutler, Christopher E; Wang, Jianmei; Wu, Huixia; Zeng, Junwei; Wang, Yingchun; Ju, Tongzhong; Stowell, Sean R; Nusrat, Asma; Jones, Rheinallt M; Neish, Andrew S; Cummings, Richard D 2016. Cosmc is an X-linked inflammatory bowel disease risk gene that spatially regulates gut microbiota and contributes to sex-specific risk. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 113 51, 14787-14792

Matthews, Jason D; Sumagin, Ronen; Hinrichs, Benjamin; Nusrat, Asma; Parkos, Charles A; Neish, Andrew S 2016. Redox control of Cas phosphorylation requires Abl kinase in regulation of intestinal epithelial cell spreading and migration. American journal of physiology. Gastrointestinal and liver physiology, 311 3, G458-65

Hinrichs, Benjamin H; Jerris, Robert C; Burd, Eileen M 2013. Photo quiz: bacteremia in a patient with hepatic encephalopathy. Journal of clinical microbiology, 51 3, 739, 1062-3

Kinsella, Mary D; Hinrichs, Benjamin; Cohen, Cynthia; Siddiqui, Momin T 2013. Highlighting nuclear membrane staining in thyroid neoplasms with emerin: review and diagnostic utility. Diagnostic cytopathology, 41 6, 497-504

Hinrichs, Benjamin; Zahid, Muhammad; Saeed, Muhammad; Ali, Mohammed F; Cavalieri, Ercole L; Rogan, Eleanor G 2011. Formation of diethylstilbestrol-DNA adducts in human breast epithelial cells and inhibition by resveratrol. The Journal of steroid biochemistry and molecular biology, 127 3-5, 276-81