Ann Mannie, PhD

Ann Mannie

Clinical Assistant Professor


  • PhD, Microbiology and Immunology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
  • BA, Biology, Lawrence University, Appleton, WI

Previous Employment

  • Research Assistant Professor/Research Instructor, Department of Surgery, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Immunodermatology Unit, Department of Dermatology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Professional Organizations

  • American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS)
  • North Carolina Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (NCSCLS)
  • American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC)

Courses Taught

  • Clinical Immunology (CLSC 3430)
  • Clinical Microscopy and Serology Lecture (CLSC 3440)
  • Clinical Microscopy and Serology Lab (CLSC 3441)
  • Clinical Chemistry I Lecture (CLSC 4430)
  • Clinical Chemistry I Lab (CLSC 4431)
  • Clinical Chemistry II Lecture (CLSC 4440)
  • Clinical Chemistry II Lab (CLSC 4441)
  • Molecular Diagnostics I (CLSC 4491)
  • Molecular Diagnostics II (CLSC 4492)
  • Professional Practice Issues I and II (CLSC 4801 and 4802)
  • Clinical Education: Chemistry (CLSC 4993)

Select Publications

  • Verbanac KM, Min C, Mannie A, Lu J, O'Brien K, Rosman M, Tafra L. 2010. Long-term follow-up study of a prospective multicenter sentinel node trial: molecular detection of breast cancer sentinel node metastases. Ann Surg Oncol 17:S368
  • Reed J, Rosman M, Verbanac K, Mannie A, Cheng Z, Tafra L. 2008. Prognostic implications of isolated tumor cells and micrometastases in sentinel nodes of patients with invasive breast cancer: 10-year analysis of patients enrolled in the prospective East Carolina University/Anne Arundel Medical Center sentinel node multicenter study. J Am Coll Surg 3: 333
  • Backus J, Laughlin T, Wang Y, Belly R, White R, Baden J, Min CJ, Mannie A, Tafra L, Atkins D, Verbanac KM. 2005. Identification and characterization of optimal gene expression markers for detection of breast cancer metastasis. Journal of Molecular Diagnostics 7 (3):1
  • Wang K., Busker-Mannie AE, Hoeft J, Vasquez K, Miller SD, Melvold RW, Waltenbaugh C. 2001. Prolonged Hya-disparate skin graft survival in ethanol-consuming mice: correlation with impaired delayed hypersensitivity. Alcohol Clin Exp Res 25 (10):1542