44432-Lavik, John-Paul

John-Paul Lavik, PhD, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

IUH Pathology Lab 350 W. 11th Street Suite 6027
Indianapolis, IN


Dr. John-Paul Lavik is an American Board of Pathology-certified Pathologist and Medical Microbiologist. Dr. Lavik's diverse academic interests are grounded in a desire to comprehensively understand the pathobiology of infectious diseases and channel this knowledge for clinical benefit.  

Titles & Appointments
- Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology & Laboratory Medicine (IU School of Medicine)
- Associate Medical Director, Division of Clinical Microbiology (IU Health)
- Section Director, Clinical Microbiology (Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center)

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
  • Education
    2019 FEL Medical Microbiology , Cleveland Clinic
    2018 RES Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Yale New Haven Hospital
    2014 PhD University of Toledo
    2014 MD University of Toledo
    2006 BA Case Western Reserve University
  • Research
    - Pathogenic Spirochetes
    - Tick-borne Diseases
    - Host-Pathogen Interactions
    - In Vivo Microscopy
  • Professional Organizations
    American Medical Association
    American Society for Clinical Pathology
    American Society for Microbiology
    College of American Pathologists
    United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Pathology - Pathology - Medical Microbiology
    American Board of Pathology - Pathology-Anatomic/Pathology-Clinical*
  • Clinical Interests

    - Infectious Disease Pathology
    - Mycology
    - Parasitology

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