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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Josephine Harter, MD, earned her medical degree from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and completed her residency at UW Hospital and Clinics.




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UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
Fellowship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Internship Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Medical School University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI

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PubMed Articles
Neira LM Mays RO Sawicki JF Schulman A Harter J Wilke LG Behdad N Van Veen BD Hagness SC A Pilot Study of the Impact of Microwave Ablation on the Dielectric Properties of Breast Tissue. Sensors (Basel) . 2020 Oct 6;20(19)
[PubMed ID: 33036268]
Nichols BS Chelales E Wang R Schulman A Gallagher J Greenup RA Geradts J Harter J Marcom PK Wilke LG Ramanujam N Quantitative assessment of distant recurrence risk in early stage breast cancer using a nonlinear combination of pathological, clinical and imaging variables. J Biophotonics . 2020 Jun 23;:e201960235
[PubMed ID: 32573935]
Kao MJ Roy M Harter J Spencer RJ Uterine Sarcoma Presenting with Sepsis from <i>Clostridium perfringens</i> Endometritis in a Postmenopausal Woman. Case Rep Obstet Gynecol . 2018;2018:8217296
[PubMed ID: 29850320]
Wisinski KB Xu W Tevaarwerk AJ Saha S Kim K Traynor A Dietrich L Hegeman R Patel D Blank J Harter J Burkard ME Targeting Estrogen Receptor Beta in a Phase 2 Study of High-Dose Estradiol in Metastatic Triple-Negative Breast Cancer: A Wisconsin Oncology Network Study. Clin Breast Cancer . 2016 Aug;16(4):256-61
[PubMed ID: 27133732]
Choudhary A Zachek B Lera RF Zasadil LM Lasek A Denu RA Kim H Kanugh C Laffin JJ Harter JM Wisinski KB Saha S Weaver BA Burkard ME Identification of Selective Lead Compounds for Treatment of High-Ploidy Breast Cancer. Mol Cancer Ther . 2016 Jan;15(1):48-59
[PubMed ID: 26586723]
Omari EA Varghese T Kliewer MA Harter J Hartenbach EM Dynamic and quasi-static mechanical testing for characterization of the viscoelastic properties of human uterine tissue. J Biomech . 2015 Jul 16;48(10):1730-6
[PubMed ID: 26072212]
Mirrielees JA Kapur JH Szalkucki LM Harter JM Salkowski LR Strigel RM Traynor AM Wilke LG Metastasis of primary lung carcinoma to the breast: a systematic review of the literature. J Surg Res . 2014 May 15;188(2):419-31
[PubMed ID: 24560348]
Connor JP Cristea MC Lewis NL Lewis LD Komarnitsky PB Mattiacci MR Felder M Stewart S Harter J Henslee-Downey J Kramer D Neugebauer R Stupp R A phase 1b study of humanized KS-interleukin-2 (huKS-IL2) immunocytokine with cyclophosphamide in patients with EpCAM-positive advanced solid tumors. BMC Cancer . 2013 Jan 15;13:20
[PubMed ID: 23320927]
Gagovic V Spier BJ DeLee RJ Barancin C Lindstrom M Einstein M Byrne S Harter J Agni R Pfau PR Frick TJ Soni A Gopal DV Endoscopic ultrasound fine-needle aspiration characteristics of primary adenocarcinoma versus other malignant neoplasms of the pancreas. Can J Gastroenterol . 2012 Oct;26(10):691-6
[PubMed ID: 23061060]
Chen X Harter J Iskandar BJ Salamat MS Growing mammary choristoma masquerading as a lumbosacral lipomyelomeningocele in a pubertal girl. J Neurosurg Pediatr . 2011 Sep;8(3):321-4
[PubMed ID: 21882926]
DeWall RJ Varghese T Kliewer MA Harter JM Hartenbach EM Compression-dependent viscoelastic behavior of human cervix tissue. Ultrason Imaging . 2010 Oct;32(4):214-28
[PubMed ID: 21213567]
Zhu C Burnside ES Sisney GA Salkowski LR Harter JM Yu B Ramanujam N Fluorescence spectroscopy: an adjunct diagnostic tool to image-guided core needle biopsy of the breast. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng . 2009 Oct;56(10):2518-28
[PubMed ID: 19272976]
Lazebnik M Zhu C Palmer GM Harter J Sewall S Ramanujam N Hagness SC Electromagnetic spectroscopy of normal breast tissue specimens obtained from reduction surgeries: comparison of optical and microwave properties. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng . 2008 Oct;55(10):2444-51
[PubMed ID: 18838370]
Zhu C Breslin TM Harter J Ramanujam N Model based and empirical spectral analysis for the diagnosis of breast cancer. Opt Express . 2008 Sep 15;16(19):14961-78
[PubMed ID: 18795033]
Zhu C Palmer GM Breslin TM Harter J Ramanujam N Diagnosis of breast cancer using fluorescence and diffuse reflectance spectroscopy: a Monte-Carlo-model-based approach. J Biomed Opt . 2008 May-Jun;13(3):034015
[PubMed ID: 18601560]
Lazebnik M Popovic D McCartney L Watkins CB Lindstrom MJ Harter J Sewall S Ogilvie T Magliocco A Breslin TM Temple W Mew D Booske JH Okoniewski M Hagness SC A large-scale study of the ultrawideband microwave dielectric properties of normal, benign and malignant breast tissues obtained from cancer surgeries. Phys Med Biol . 2007 Oct 21;52(20):6093-115
[PubMed ID: 17921574]
Hobson MA Kiss MZ Varghese T Sommer AM Kliewer MA Zagzebski JA Hall TJ Harter J Hartenbach EM Madsen EL In vitro uterine strain imaging: preliminary results. J Ultrasound Med . 2007 Jul;26(7):899-908
[PubMed ID: 17592053]
Lazebnik M McCartney L Popovic D Watkins CB Lindstrom MJ Harter J Sewall S Magliocco A Booske JH Okoniewski M Hagness SC A large-scale study of the ultrawideband microwave dielectric properties of normal breast tissue obtained from reduction surgeries. Phys Med Biol . 2007 May 21;52(10):2637-56
[PubMed ID: 17473342]
Olson S Cheema Y Harter J Starling J Chen H Does frozen section alter surgical management of multinodular thyroid disease? J Surg Res . 2006 Dec;136(2):179-81
[PubMed ID: 17054994]
Kiss MZ Hobson MA Varghese T Harter J Kliewer MA Hartenbach EM Zagzebski JA Frequency-dependent complex modulus of the uterus: preliminary results. Phys Med Biol . 2006 Aug 7;51(15):3683-95
[PubMed ID: 16861774]