Janice Johnson

Janice M. Johnson, M.D. graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude from Howard University with a Bachelors of Science degree in Zoology in May 1983. After graduating from the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in May, 1987, she completed a residency in anatomic and clinical pathology at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in June 1991. As a resident and an instructor, she was responsible for teaching pathology to second year medical students during laboratory sessions at Temple University School of Medicine. She completed a fellowship in transfusion medicine at Cedars Sinai Medical Center (CSMC) in Los Angeles, California in June of 1992. In addition to patient care, as a clinical fellow her responsibilities included teaching UCLA and other medical students and residents during clinical rotations at CSMC.

Dr. Johnson began practicing transfusion medicine in July of 1992 as an attending physician at the City of Hope in Duarte, California until October 1995 when she entered academia full-time, as an Associate Professor of Pathology at RUSM. In addition to teaching at US medical schools and RUSM, Dr. Johnson has taught for MERP as well as review courses in pathology, immunology, and hematology for National Medical School Review and Kaplan Medical to prepare students for the United States Licensing Examinations Steps I & II. She has received several teaching awards and invitations to present abstracts accepted for oral and poster presentation at national and international scientific and medical educational conferences.