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Health Sciences profile

Associate Professor Diane Kenwright

PositionHead of Department
DepartmentDepartment of Pathology and Molecular Medicine (Wellington)
QualificationsBHB MB ChB FRCPA
Research summaryBreast and Gynaecological Pathology

Research

Diane's main areas of interest are gynaecological pathology, breast pathology and eye pathology. She has developed valuable research findings in obstetrics and gynaecology, including improvements in the diagnosis of cervical dysplasia.

Publications

Yaxley, W., Delahunt, B., Yaxley, J., McCulley, M. C., Kenwright, D. N., Egevad, L., & Samaratunga, H. (2022). Prognostic significance of percentage Gleason grade 5 prostatic adenocarcinoma in needle biopsies from patients treated by radical prostatectomy. Pathology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.pathol.2022.02.009

Smith, C. D., Kenwright, D., & Gladman, T. (2022). Using the MUSIC Inventory to evaluate pathology courses: An exploratory study. Medical Science Educator. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s40670-022-01539-4

Delahunt, B., Steigler, A., Atkinson, C., Christie, D., Duchesne, G., Egevad, L., Kenwright, D. N., … Murray, J. D., … Denham, J. W. (2021). Percentage grade 4 tumour predicts outcome for prostate adenocarcinoma in needle biopsies from patients with advanced disease: 10-year data from the TROG 03.04 RADAR trial. Pathology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.pathol.2021.11.004

Henry, C. E., Phan, K., Orsman, E. J. O., Kenwright, D., Thunders, M. C., & Filoche, S. K. (2021). Molecular profiling of endometrial cancer: An exploratory study in Aotearoa, New Zealand. Cancers, 13(22), 5641. doi: 10.3390/cancers13225641

Hoeksema, K. J., Kenwright, D. N., & Stringer, M. D. (2021). Periappendicitis in children: What does it mean? ANZ Journal of Surgery. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/ans.17152

Delahunt, B., George, P., Kenwright, D. N., Bethwaite, P. B., Gillis, D., Graves, D., … Johnson, C. (Eds.). (2004). The Royal College of Pathologists of Australia Manual: Use and interpretation of pathology tests (4th ed.). Australia: RCPA.

Edited Book - Research

Kenwright, D. N., & Wilkinson, T. (2018). Quality in medical education. In T. Swanwick, K. Forrest & B. C. O'Brien (Eds.), Understanding medical education: Evidence, theory, and practice. (3rd ed.) (pp. 101-110). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell.

Chapter in Book - Research

Yaxley, W., Delahunt, B., Yaxley, J., McCulley, M. C., Kenwright, D. N., Egevad, L., & Samaratunga, H. (2022). Prognostic significance of percentage Gleason grade 5 prostatic adenocarcinoma in needle biopsies from patients treated by radical prostatectomy. Pathology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.pathol.2022.02.009

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Delahunt, B., Steigler, A., Atkinson, C., Christie, D., Duchesne, G., Egevad, L., Kenwright, D. N., … Murray, J. D., … Denham, J. W. (2021). Percentage grade 4 tumour predicts outcome for prostate adenocarcinoma in needle biopsies from patients with advanced disease: 10-year data from the TROG 03.04 RADAR trial. Pathology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.pathol.2021.11.004

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Greenwood, A., Keating, J., Kenwright, D., Shekouh, A., Dalzell, A., Dennett, E., & Danielson, K. (2021). Lymph node morphology in stage II colorectal cancer. PLoS ONE, 16(3), e0249197. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0249197

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Henry, C. E., Phan, K., Orsman, E. J. O., Kenwright, D., Thunders, M. C., & Filoche, S. K. (2021). Molecular profiling of endometrial cancer: An exploratory study in Aotearoa, New Zealand. Cancers, 13(22), 5641. doi: 10.3390/cancers13225641

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Waddell, L. B., Bryen, S. J., Cummings, B. B., Bournazos, A., Evesson, F. J., Joshi, H., … Kenwright, D. N., … Cooper, S. T. (2021). WGS and RNA studies diagnose noncoding DMD variants in males with high creatine kinase. Neurology Genetics, 7(1), e554. doi: 10.1212/nxg.0000000000000554

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Smith, C. D., Dai, A., Kenwright, D., & Grainger, R. (2020). PeerWise and Pathology: Discontinuing a teaching innovation that did not achieve its potential. MedEdPublish, 9(1), 27. doi: 10.15694/mep.2020.000027.2

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Kenwright, D., Wood, E., Dai, W., & Grainger, R. (2019). Utility value theory underlies students’ attitudes to biomedical sciences curricula. Medical Science Educator, 29, 647-657. doi: 10.1007/s40670-019-00738-w

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Mawson, R., Murdoch, J., Kenwright, D., & Stringer, M. D. (2019). Gastric outlet obstruction associated with congenital diaphragmatic hernia. Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports, 47, 101241. doi: 10.1016/j.epsc.2019.101241

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Parker, O. M., Kenwright, D., & Stringer, M. D. (2019). Heterotopic gastric mucosa associated with jejunal atresia. Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports, 43, 58-61. doi: 10.1016/j.epsc.2019.02.013

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Sykes, P., Eva, L., van der Griend, R., McNally, O., Blomfield, P., Brand, A., … Petrich, S., Kenwright, D., … Innes, C., Harker, D., … Simcock, B. (2019). Pathological process has a crucial role in sentinel node biopsy for vulvar cancer. Gynecologic Oncology, 153, 292-296. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2019.02.012

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Grainger, R., Dai, W., Osborne, E., & Kenwright, D. (2018). Medical students create multiple-choice questions for learning in pathology education: A pilot study. BMC Medical Education, 18, 201. doi: 10.1186/s12909-018-1312-1

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Kenwright, D., Dai, W., Osborne, E., Gladman, T., Gallagher, P., & Grainger, R. (2017). “Just tell me what I need to know to pass the exam!” Can active flipped learning overcome passivity? Asia Pacific Scholar, 2(1), 1-6.

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Kenwright, D., Dai, W., White, B., Smith, J., Collings, S., & Grainger, R. (2017). Co-creation improves pre-exam motivation and self-efficacy for medical students. Medical Science Educator, 27(4), 651-656. doi: 10.1007/s40670-017-0450-0

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Kenwright, D., Felderhof, J., Wood, J., Charlton, A., Nga, M.-E., & Dai, A. (2017). Cost-effective generation of 360° rotational pathology specimens. Medical Science Educator, 27(1), 113-117. doi: 10.1007/s40670-016-0356-2

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Delahunt, B., Samaratunga, H., & Kenwright, D. N. (2016). Histologic prognostic markers for renal cell neoplasia. Diagnostic Histopathology, 22, 65-72. doi: 10.1016/j.mpdhp.2016.01.002

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Jones, A. M., Ferguson, P., Gardner, J., Rooker, S., Sutton, T., Ahn, A., Chatterjee, A., … Sarwar, M., Emanuel, P., Kenwright, D., … Eccles, M. R. (2016). NRAS and EPHB6 mutation rates differ in metastatic melanomas of patients in the North Island versus South Island of New Zealand. Oncotarget, 7(27), 41017-41030. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.9351

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Kenwright, D., Osborne, E., Dai, W., & Grainger, R. (2016). Drivers of openness to online and flipped learning in medical education. MedEdPublish, 5(2), 52. doi: 10.15694/mep.2016.000080

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Kladnitski, M., & Kenwright, D. (2016). Management of gestational trophoblastic disease: A survey of New Zealand O&G practice. New Zealand Medical Journal, 129(1431), 38-45. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

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Goddard, L., Bowkett, B., & Kenwright, D. (2014). Elasticity of abdominal wall vessels in children: Clinical implications in child abuse. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 84(10), 755-757. doi: 10.1111/ans.12715

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Lallu, S., Naran, S., Bethwaite, P., & Kenwright, D. (2014). Fine needle aspiration of a translocation/TFE3 fusion renal cell carcinoma metastatic to the liver: A case report. New Zealand Journal of Medical Laboratory Science, 68(1), 24-27.

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Sykes, P., Gopala, K., Tan, A. L., Kenwright, D., Petrich, S., Molijn, A., & Chen, J. (2014). Type distribution of human papillomavirus among adult women diagnosed with invasive cervical cancer (stage 1b or higher) in New Zealand. BMC Infectious Diseases, 14, 374. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-14-374

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Wheeler, B. R., Reddy, S. K., Kenwright, D., & Keating, J. P. (2014). Treating pseudomyxoma peritonei without heated intraperitoneal chemotherapy: A first look in New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal, 127(1389). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

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Winsley, E., Maharaj, D., Abels, P., Kenwright, D., & Langdana, F. (2014). Outcomes in HrHPV-positive women with low grade cervical smears and normal or low grade initial colposcopy results. New Zealand Medical Journal, 127(1390). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

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Gallagher, J., Kenwright, D., Abels, P., & Gallagher, P. (2012). Is obstetrics and gynaecology going the distance? Clinical Teacher, 9(4), 243-247. doi: 10.1111/j.1743-498X.2012.00540.x

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Kenwright, D., Braam, G., Maharaj, D., & Langdana, F. (2012). Multiple levels on LLETZ biopsies do not contribute to patient management. Pathology, 44(1), 7-10. doi: 10.1097/PAT.0b013e32834d7b5d

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Lowe, W., Kenwright, D., Wyeth, J., & Blair, N. (2012). Crohn disease: Effect on children's lifestyles. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition, 54(3), 397-400. doi: 10.1097/MPG.0b013e318231cf17

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Keating, P., O'Sullivan, D., Tierney, J. B., Kenwright, D., Miromoeini, S., Mawasse, L., … La Flamme, A. C. (2009). Protection from EAE by IL-4Rα-/- macrophages depends upon T regulatory cell involvement. Immunology & Cell Biology, 87(7), 534-545. doi: 10.1038/icb.2009.37

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Cunningham, R., Sarfati, D., Hill, S., & Kenwright, D. (2008). An audit of colon cancer data on the New Zealand Cancer Registry. New Zealand Medical Journal, 121(1279). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/121-1279/3191/content.pdf

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Gunawardena, I., Kenwright, D., Steventon, N., & Ferguson, C. (2008). Primitive neuroectodermal tumour of the tongue. Journal of Laryngology & Otology, 122, 416-418. doi: 10.1017/S0022215107005129

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Naran, S., Lallu, S., & Kenwright, D. (2008). Pulmonary mucormycosis diagnosed by brushing cytology: A case report. New Zealand Journal of Medical Laboratory Science, 62(2), 32-34.

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La Flamme, A. C., Harvie, M., Kenwright, D., Cameron, K., Rawlence, N., Low, Y. S., & McKenzie, S. K. (2007). Chronic exposure to schistosome eggs reduces serum cholesterol but has no effect on atherosclerotic lesion development. Parasite Immunology, 29, 259-266. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3024.2007.00942.x

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Delahunt, B., & Kenwright, D. N. (2005). Benign solid and acinar mesothelioma (adenomatoid tumor). Pathology Case Reviews, 10(4), 206-211.

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Keating, J., Lolohea, S., & Kenwright, D. (2003). Pathology reporting of rectal cancer: A national audit. New Zealand Medical Journal, 116(1178). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/116-1178/514/content.pdf

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Delahunt, B., & Kenwright, D. (2001). Rhabdoid tumour of the kidney. A case report and review of the literature. Journal of Urologic Pathology, 13, 1-10.

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Gupta, R. K., Naran, S., Lallu, S., Fauck, R., & Kenwright, D. (2001). Fine needle aspiration cytodiagnosis of soft tissue calcinosis of the neck. Acta Cytologica, 44, 1101-1105.

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Ouyang, R. C., Kenwright, D., Nacey, J. N., & Delahunt, B. (2001). The presence of atypical small acinar proliferation in prostate needle biopsy is predictive of carcinoma on subsequent biopsy. BJU International, 87(1), 70-74.

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Gupta, R. K., Kenwright, D., Fauck, R., Lallu, S., & Naran, S. (2000). The usefulness of a panel of immunostains in the diagnosis and differentiation of metastatic malignancies in pericardial effusions. Cytopathology, 11, 312-321.

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Gupta, R. K., Kenwright, D., Naran, S., & Fauck, R. (2000). Aspiration cytodiagnosis of small cell malignancies found in fine needle aspirate (FNA) of the liver: An immunocytochemical study. Cytopathology, 11(4), 262-267.

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Gupta, R. K., Kenwright, D., Naran, S., Lallu, S., & Fauck, R. (2000). Fine needle aspiration cytodiagnosis of leiomyosarcoma of the breast - A case report. Acta Cytologica, 44, 1101-1105.

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Gupta, R. K., Kenwright, D., Naran, S., Lallu, S., & Fauck, R. (2000). Fine needle aspiration cytodiagnosis of secretory carcinoma of the breast (A study of four cases). Cytopathology, 11, 496-502.

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Kenwright, D., Gaskell, D. J., Wakefield, L., & Dugan, N. (1999). Apocrine ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast presenting as a chronic abscess. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Surgery, 69(1), 72-75.

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Miles, S. E., Kenwright, D., Gaskell, D. J., Christie, R., Thornton, A., & Delahunt, B. (1999). Luminal epithelial antigen (LEA.135) expression in adenocarcinoma of the colon. Anticancer Research, 19, 597-600.

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Bethwaite, P. B., Smith, N., Kenwright, D., & Delahunt, B. (1998). Reproducibility of new classification schemes for the pathology of ductal carcinoma in-situ of the breast. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 51, 450-454.

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Gupta, R. K., Kenwright, D., Gaskell, D. J. M., & Wakefield, St. J. (1998). Fine-needle aspiration cytology of minimal carcinoma of the breast with neuroendocrine features. Diagnostic Cytopathology, 19, 107-109.

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Keating, J. P., King, B., Kenwright, D., & Brasch, H. (1998). Vasculitis-induced colonic strictures. A report of two cases. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum, 41(10), 1316-1321.

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Kenwright, D. N., Wakefield, L., Dugan, N., & Gaskell, D. J. M. (1998). Apocrine carcinoma in-situ of the breast presenting as a chronic abscess. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Surgery, 68, 1455-1459.

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Krishnan, V. B., Law, A. J., & Kenwright, D. (1996). Spinal extradural angiolipoma. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Surgery, 66(3), 194-196.

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Smith, C. D., Kenwright, D., & Gladman, T. (2022). Using the MUSIC Inventory to evaluate pathology courses: An exploratory study. Medical Science Educator. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s40670-022-01539-4

Journal - Research Other

Bascand, H. E., Marlow, J., Kenwright, D. N., & Stringer, M. D. (2021). Ruptured foetal corpus luteal cyst: A rare cause of congenital ascites. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 91, E663-E665. doi: 10.1111/ans.16703

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Hoeksema, K. J., Kenwright, D. N., & Stringer, M. D. (2021). Periappendicitis in children: What does it mean? ANZ Journal of Surgery. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/ans.17152

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Charlton, A., & Kenwright, D. (2020). Getting started with screen recording. Pacific Journal of Technology Enhanced Learning, 2(1), 15-16. doi: 10.24135/pjtel.v2i1.33

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Henry, C., Filoche, S., Thunders, M., Kenwright, D., & Ekeroma, A. (2019). Reflection on the current status of endometrial cancer in New Zealand. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 59, 874-876. doi: 10.1111/ajo.13057

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Harrison, L. J. R., Kenwright, D., & Stringer, M. D. (2018). Esophageal heterotopic gastric mucosa in esophageal atresia. Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports, 32, 23-26. doi: 10.1016/j.epsc.2018.01.007

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Kenwright, D., Charlton, A., & Grainger, R. (2018). Teaching twenty-first century trainees. Pathology, 50(6), 591-592. doi: 10.1016/j.pathol.2018.07.001

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Kenwright, D., Dai, W., Osborne, E., & Grainger, R. (2016). Tips for a flipped classroom: What we wished we knew before we flipped. MedEdPublish, 5(2), 51. doi: 10.15694/mep.2016.000079

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Devadass, A., Woon, K., & Kenwright, D. (2013). Malignant transformation surrounding iodine-125 beads after treatment of a low-grade glioma. Cureus, 5(11), e147. doi: 10.7759/cureus.147

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Lallu, S., Naran, S., Kenwright, D., & Bethwaite, P. (2012). Fine needle aspiration cytology of unsuspected metastatic primitive neuroectodermal tumour (PNET): A case report. New Zealand Journal of Medical Laboratory Science, 66(3), 74-77. [Case Study].

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Saluja, M., Kenwright, D. N., & Keating, J. P. (2010). Pseudomyxoma Peritonei arising from a mucinous borderline ovarian tumour: Case report and literature review. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 50(4), 399-403. doi: 10.1111/j.1479-828X.2010.01189.x

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Maitra, R. N., Lee, J., McConnell, D. T., Kenwright, D. N., & Dady, P. (2004). Malignant mixed mullerian tumour of the fallopian tube occurring in a patient with Peutz-Jegher's syndrome. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 44, 77-79.

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McEwen, A. R., McConnell, D. T., Kenwright, D. N., Gaskell, D. J., Cherry, A., & Kidd, A. M. (2004). Occult cancer of the fallopian tube in a BRCA2 germline mutation carrier at prophylactic salpingo-oophorectomy [Case study]. Gynecologic Oncology, 92(3), 992-994. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2003.12.003

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Delahunt, B., & Kenwright, D. N. (2000). Rhabdoid tumor of kidney: A case report and a review of the literature. Journal of Urologic Pathology, 13, 113-122. [Case Study].

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