Cardiac transplantation; Sudden cardiac death; Endothelial cell biology; MicroRNA expression; Diabetic vascular disease
Dr. Marc Halushka is an associate professor of pathology and oncology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. His areas of clinical expertise include cardiovascular pathology, autopsy pathology, and transplant pathology. He is a world-renown expert on cardiovascular tissue microarrays. Dr. Halushka is director of Johns Hopkins University Oncology Tissue Services (formerly the Tissue Microarray Core).
He earned his M.D. and Ph.D. from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. He completed both a residency and fellowship in pathology at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.
Dr. Halushka''s research interests include diabetic vascular disease, microRNA expression, endothelial cell biology, sudden cardiac death and cardiac transplantation.
In addition to his many roles at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Dr. Halushka is an adjunct associate professor at Perdana University Graduate School of Medicine in Malaysia.
Dr. Halushka was honored with a 2013 Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine International Medical Education Award. He is a member of the American Society of Human Genetics, the American Diabetes Association, the International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation, and the Society of Cardiovascular Pathology.