Julia C. Iezzoni, M.D.

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. 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. 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. 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.
  • 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. 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. DOI: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2007.10.013.

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