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Vasiliki Leventaki, MD

Assistant Professor

Location

  • Pathology - Froedtert
  • 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
  • Milwaukee, WI 53226

Specialties

  • Hematopathology

Overview

Treatments and Services

  • Hematopathology

Patients Ages Seen

  • Infant
  • Child
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Senior

Languages

  • English

Board Certifications

  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
  • Hematology Pathology

Clinic Locations

Pathology - Froedtert

Pathology - Children's

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Biography

Dr. Leventaki received an MD from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in Greece.  She completed a two-year postdoctoral research fellowship in the laboratory of Dr. Rassidakis at MD Anderson Cancer Center investigating molecular mechanism involved in the pathogenesis of anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL). She trained as a resident in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at the University of Utah and pursued subspecialty fellowship in hematopathology at MD Anderson Cancer Center. After her fellowship, she joined the Department of Pathology at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital from 2013 to 2018. She is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pathology at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Leventaki’ s primary clinical activity in the Hematopathology service at Froedtert Hospital and Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, and she actively participates in pathology resident and hematopathology and pediatric Hematology/Oncology fellows education. She also serves as the technical director of the hematology and flow cytometry laboratories at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. Dr. Leventaki’s major research interests include investigation of molecular mechanisms altered in pediatric lymphomas and their role in lymphomagenesis.

Education and Training

Doctor of Medicine - National and Kapodistrian University School of Medicine - Athens (2004)
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Hematopathology - M. D. Anderson Cancer Center - Houston, TX (2005-2007)
Residency in Anatomical and Clinical Pathology - University of Utah - Salt Lake City, UT (2007-2011)
Clinical Fellowship in Hematopathology - M. D. Anderson Cancer Center - Houston, TX (2011-2013)