Julia C. Iezzoni, M.D.

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Julia C. Iezzoni, M.D.

Julia C. Iezzoni, M.D. Faculty Profile


Julia C. Iezzoni, M.D.

Professor, Surgical Pathology


Washington University School of Medicine, MD 1987

1987 - 1989: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO - Anatomic Pathology Residency (PGY 1-2)

1989 - 1990: University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinic, Minneapolis, MN - Surgical Pathology Fellowship (PGY 3)

1990 - 1991: Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT - Surgical Pathology fellowship (PGY 4) Gynecologic Pathology Fellowship, concurrent (PGY 4)

1991 - 1992: Univ. of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK - Molecular Sugical Pathology Fellowship (PGY 5)


Surgical pathology with a special interest in liver pathology, including liver transplant pathology


  • The role of parathyroid hormone-related peptide and its receptor as an autocrine/paracrine effector system in human neoplasia

  • Technical aspects of immunohistochemical methodology



  • Iezzoni JC, Ewton A, Chévez-Barrios P, Moore S, Thorsen LM, Naritoku WY: Selective pathology fellowships: diverse, innovative, and valuable subspecialty training. Arch Pathol Lab Med 2014, 138:518-525. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24678683. DOI: 10.5858/arpa.2013-0454-SA.
  • Naritoku WY, Alexander CB, Bennett BD, Black-Schaffer W, Brissette MD, Grimes MM, Hoffman RD, Hunt JL, Iezzoni JC, Johnson R, Kozel J, Mendoza RM, Post MD, Powell SZ, Procop GW, Steinberg JJ, Thorsen LM, Nestler SP: The pathology milestones and the next accreditation system. Arch Pathol Lab Med 2014, 138:307-315. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24576024. DOI: 10.5858/arpa.2013-0260-SA.
  • Argo CK, Iezzoni JC, Al-Osaimi A, Caldwell SH: Thiazolidinediones for the treatment in NASH: sustained benefit after drug discontinuation? J Clin Gastroenterol 2009, 43:565-568. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19318980. DOI: 10.1097/MCG.0b013e31818f4fc2.
  • Fujii H, Ikura Y, Arimoto J, Sugioka K, Iezzoni JC, Park SH, Naruko T, Itabe H, Kawada N, Caldwell SH, Ueda M: Expression of perilipin and adipophilin in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease; relevance to oxidative injury and hepatocyte ballooning. J Atheroscler Thromb 2009, 16:893-901. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20032580.
  • Kassel R, Cruise MW, Iezzoni JC, Taylor NA, Pruett TL, Hahn YS: Chronically inflamed livers up-regulate expression of inhibitory B7 family members. Hepatology 2009, 50:1625-1637. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19739236. DOI: 10.1002/hep.23173.
  • Schmitt TM, Bonatti H, Hagspiel KD, Iezzoni J, Northup P, Pruett TL: Carcinoid of the bile duct bifurcation. J Am Coll Surg 2008, 206:399. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18222400. DOI: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2007.10.013.

A current list of Dr. Iezzoni's journal publications can be obtained from PubMed.