Joseph J. Maleszewski, M.D.
Joseph J. Maleszewski, M.D., received his M.D. from Michigan State University's College of Human Medicine, after which he completed his residency in anatomic and clinical pathology at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Moving back to the Midwest, he came to Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., completing a fellowship in cardiovascular pathology.
He has been fortunate enough to work with and be mentored by numerous world-renowned pulmonary pathologists, including Frederic B. Askin, M.D.; Marie-Christine Aubry, M.D.; Joanne (Eunhee) E. Yi, M.D.; William D. Edwards, M.D.; and Henry D. Tazelaar, M.D. He has additional expertise in ultrastructural pathology after having spent time in the lab of Gary Mierau, Ph.D., at the University of Colorado.
Dr. Maleszewski's clinical and research interests include diagnostic cardiovascular pathology, congenital heart disease, cardiac and pulmonary transplantation, and pulmonary vascular disease. He currently serves as the pathology representative for the standards and guidelines committee of the International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation.