Joyce E. Johnson, M.D.

Professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology
Interim Chief of Pediatric Pathology

C-3321 MCN
1161 21st Avenue South
Nashville
Tennessee
37232-2561
615-322-2095

Histopathology and immunopathology of pediatric viral pneumonias, etiology and pathogenesis of idiopathic interstitial lung diseases, cytologic diagnosis of disease

Clinical Information

I practice Anatomic Pathology, with special interest in lung diseases and cytopathology. 

At Vanderbilt University Hospital I cover the Thoracic, Heart, and Frozen Section services in Surgical Pathology, and non-GYN and GYN/GU services in Cytopathology. 

At the VA I direct the Anatomic Pathology services, where we maintain a general practice in Surgical Pathology and Cytopathology.

Research Description

I do translational research in lung cancer diagnosis and pathogenesis, the immunopathology of infections and autoimmune lung diseases, and cytopathologic diagnosis.

Publications on PubMed.gov