Joanna Wiszniewska, M.D.

  • Associate Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, School of Medicine
  • Associate Professor of Molecular and Medical Genetics, School of Medicine

Education

  • M.D., 2001, Warsaw Medical University
  • Residency:

    • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2012-2016
  • Fellowship:

    • Clinical Molecular Genetics Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2003-2005
    • Hematopathology Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2016-2017
  • Certifications:

    • Clinical Molecular Genetics, American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics, 2005
    • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology, 2016
    • Hematopathology, American Board of Pathology, 2018

Publications

Selected publications

  • Select publications
  • An Organismal CNV Mutator Phenotype Restricted to Early Human Development. Liu P, Yuan B, Carvalho CM, Wuster A, Walter K, Zhang L, Gambin T, Chong Z, Campbell IM, Coban Akdemir Z, Gelowani V, Writzl K, Bacino CA, Lindsay SJ, Withers M, Gonzaga-Jauregui C, Wiszniewska J, Scull J, Stankiewicz P, Jhangiani SN, Muzny DM, Zhang F, Chen K, Gibbs RA, Rautenstrauss B, Cheung SW, Smith J, Breman A, Shaw CA, Patel A, Hurles ME, Lupski JR. Cell. 2017 Feb 23;168(
  • Myxoid Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans of the Vulva: Case Report of a Rare Variant in an Unusual Location, With Unusual Morphologic and Immunohistochemical Features. Wiszniewska J, Roy A, Masand RP. Am J Dermatopathol. 2016 Mar;38(3):226-30.
  • Combined array CGH plus SNP genome analyses in a single assay for optimized clinical testing. Wiszniewska J, Bi W, Shaw C, Stankiewicz P, Kang SH, Pursley AN, Lalani S, Hixson P, Gambin T, Tsai CH, Bock HG, Descartes M, Probst FJ, Scaglia F, Beaudet AL, Lupski JR, Eng C, Wai Cheung S, Bacino C, Patel A. Eur J Hum Genet. 2014 Jan;22(1):79-87
  • The genetic basis of DOORS syndrome: an exome-sequencing study. Campeau PM, Kasperaviciute D, Lu JT, Burrage LC, Kim C, Hori M, Powell BR, Stewart F, Félix TM, van den Ende J, Wisniewska M, Kayserili H, Rump P, Nampoothiri S, Aftimos S, Mey A, Nair LD, Begleiter ML, De Bie I, Meenakshi G, Murray ML, Repetto GM, Golabi M, Blair E, Male A, Giuliano F, Kariminejad A, Newman WG, Bhaskar SS, Dickerson JE, Kerr B, Banka S, Giltay JC, Wieczorek D, Tostevin A, Wiszniewska J,
  • Co-occurrence of recurrent duplications of the DiGeorge syndrome region on both chromosome 22 homologues due to inherited and de novo events. Bi W, Probst FJ, Wiszniewska J, Plunkett K, Roney EK, Carter BS, Williams MD, Stankiewicz P, Patel A, Stevens CA, Lupski JR, Cheung SW. J Med Genet. 2012 Nov;49(11):681-8
  • De novo interstitial duplication of 15q11.2-q13.1 with complex maternal uniparental trisomy for the 15q11-q13 region in a patient with Prader-Willi syndrome. Burrage LC, Person RE, Flores A, Villanos MT, Bi W, Wiszniewska J, Bacino CA. Am J Med Genet A. 2012 Oct;158A(10):2557-63