Jerzy W. Stanek, MD, PhD

Academic Affiliations

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-636-8158

Fax 513-636-3924


Placental pathology; pathology of in-utero hypoxia

MD: College of Medicine, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland, 1968.

PhD: College of Medicine, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland, 1974.

Residencies: University Hospital of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland, 1970-1976; Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, and Rush Presbyterian-St.Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, IL, 1990-1994.

Fellowship: Reproductive Endocrinology, University Hospital of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kraków, Poland; 1976-1977.

Certifications: Obstetrics and Gynecology, Polish Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1976; Endocrinology, Postgraduate Medical Center, Poland, 1977; Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology, 1994; Pediatric Pathology, American Board of Pathology, 1999.

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Kessler CA, Stanek JW, Stringer KF, Handwerger S. ETS1 induces human trophoblast differentiation. Endocrinology. 2015 Feb 2.

Sheridan R, Belludi C, Khoury J, Stanek J, Handwerger S. FOXO1 expression in villous trophoblast of preeclampsia and fetal growth restriction placentas. Histol Histopathol. 2015;30:213-222.

Stanek J. Placental hypoxic overlap lesions: A clinicoplacental correlation. J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2015;41:358-369.

Stanek J, Biesiada J, Trzeszcz M. Clinicoplacental phenotypes vary with gestational age: An analysis by classical and clustering methods. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2014;93:392-398.

Calvo-Garcia MA, Lim FY, Stanek J, Bitters C, Kline-Fath BM. Congenital peribronchial myofibroblastic tumor: Prenatal imaging clues to differentiate from other fetal chest lesions. Pediatr Radiol. 2014;44:479-83.

Stanek J. Comparison of placental pathology in preterm, late-preterm, near-term, and term births. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2014;210:234.e1-6.

Stanek J, Biesiada J. Relation of placental diagnosis in stillbirth to fetal maceration and gestational age at delivery. J Perinat Med. 2014;42:457-71.

Stanek J. Hypoxic patterns of placental injury: a review. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2013;137:706-720.

Stanek J. Periarterial stem villous edema is associated with hypercoiled umbilical cord and stem obliterative endarteritis. OJOG. 2013;3(9A):9-14.

Stanek J, Biesiada J. Clustering of maternal/fetal clinical conditions and outcomes and placental lesions. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2012;206:493.e1-8.