• Bruce Krawisz MD

  • Emeritus Researcher

    • MCRI - MCRI-Clinical Research Center
    • 1000 North Oak Avenue 1R3 Marshfield, WI 54449


1983 to 1984:
Surgical Pathology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
1980 to 1983:
Pathology, Washington Universtiy School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
1978 to 1980:
Pathology, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester, MN
MD, Mayo Medical School, Rochester, MN
BA, Biology and Chemistry, Macalester College, St. Paul, MN

Work Experience

2018 to Present:
Emeritus Researcher - Fritz Wenzel Center for Clinical Research (FWCCR), Marshfield Clinic Research Institute, a division of Marshfield Clinic, Inc., Marshfield, WI
1989 to 2018:
Pathologist, Marshfield Laboratories - Marshfield Clinic Inc., Marshfield, WI
2006 to 2016:
Clinical Laboratory Director, Prevention Genetics, Marshfield, WI
1994 to 1995:
Director - Cytogenetics Laboratory, Marshfield Laboratories, Marshfield Clinic Inc, Marshfield, WI
1993 to 1994:
Associate Director - Anatomic Pathology Section Head, Marshfield Laboratories, Marshfield Clinic Inc., Marshfield, WI
1989 to 1994:
Assistant Director - Cytogenetics Laboratory, Marshfield Laboratories, Marshfield Clinic Inc., Marshfield, WI
1984 to 1989:
Pathology, University of Vermont, College of Medicine, Burlington, VT
1984 to 1989:
Attending in Surgical Pathology, Cytopathology and Electron Microscopy, Medical Center Hospital of Vermont, Burlington, VT

Board Certifications

1982 to Present:
American Board of Pathology - Anatomic Pathology
2001 to Present:
Certified in Molecular and Genetic Pathology by the American Board of Medical Genetics and the American Board of Pathology

Select Publications

  • Krawisz BR, Miller LJ, DiMagno EP, Go V. (1980 January). In the absence of nutrients, pancreatic-biliary secretions in the jejunum do not exert feedback control of human pancreatic or gastric function. JOURNAL OF LABORATORY AND CLINICAL MEDICINE. 95(1):13-8.
    PubMed ID: 7350238
  • Krawisz BR, Florine DJ, Scott RE. (1981 July). Differentiation of fibroblast-like cells into macrophages. CANCER RESEARCH. 41(7):2891-9.
    PubMed ID: 7248949
  • Krawisz BR, Scott RE. (1982 August). Coupling of proadipocyte growth arrest and differentiation. I. Induction by heparinized medium containing human plasma. JOURNAL OF CELL BIOLOGY. 94(2):394-9.
    PubMed ID: 7107705
  • Scott RE, Hoerl BJ, Wille JJ, Florine DJ, Krawisz BR, Yun K. (1982 August). Coupling of proadipocyte growth arrest and differentiation. II. A cell cycle model for the physiological control of cell proliferation. JOURNAL OF CELL BIOLOGY. 94(2):400-5.
    PubMed ID: 6809770
  • Cohn S, Krawisz BR, Dresler S, Lieberman M. (1984 August). Induction of replicative DNA synthesis in quiescent human fibroblasts by DNA damaging agents. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A.. 81(15):4828-32.
    PubMed ID: 6589629
  • Krawisz BR, Lieberman M. (1984 September). Methylation of deoxycytidine in replicating cells treated with ultraviolet radiation and chemical carcinogens. CARCINOGENESIS. 5(9):1141-4.
    PubMed ID: 6467503
  • Colletti R, Trainer TD, Krawisz BR. (1986 December). Reversible valproate fulminant hepatic failure. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC GASTROENTEROLOGY AND NUTRITION. 5(6):990-4.
    PubMed ID: 3098946
  • Larson DM, Krawisz BR, Johnson KK, Broste SK. (1994 July). Comparison of the Z-sampler and Novak endometrial biopsy instruments for in-office diagnosis of endometrial cancer. Gynecol Oncol. 54(1):64-67.
    PubMed ID: 8020841
  • Larson DM, Johnson KK, Broste SK, Krawisz BR, Kresl JJ. (1995 July). Comparison of D&C and office endometrial biopsy in predicting final histopathologic grade in endometrial cancer. Obstet Gynecol. 86(1):38-42.
    PubMed ID: 7784020
  • Larson DM, Connor GP, Broste SK, Krawisz BR, Johnson KK. (1996 September). Prognostic significance of gross myometrial invasion with endometrial cancer. Obstet Gynecol. 88(3):394-398.
    PubMed ID: 8752246
  • Larson DM, Broste SK, Krawisz BR. (1998 March). Surgery without radiotherapy for primary treatment of endometrial cancer. Obstet Gynecol. 91(3):355-359.
    PubMed ID: 9491859
  • Larson DM, Berg RL, Shaw GR, Krawisz BR. (1999 September). Prognostic significance of DNA ploidy in endometrial cancer. Gynecol Oncol. 74(3):356-360.
    PubMed ID: 10479493
  • Lichter-Konecki UP, Moter S, Krawisz BR, Schlotter M, Hipke CM, Konecki DS. (1999 July). Expression patterns of murine lysosome-associated membrane protein 2 (Lamp-2) transcripts during morphogenesis. DIFFERENTIATION. 65(1):43-58.
    PubMed ID: 10448712
  • Nickerson HJ, Silberman TL, Jacobsen FS, Krawisz BR, Maki HS, Arndt CAS. (2004 April). Alveolar soft-part sarcoma responsive to intensive chemotherapy. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 26(4):233-235.
    PubMed ID: 15087950
  • Ogunmodede F, Yale SH, Krawisz BR, Tyler GC, Evans AC. (2007 December). Human papillomavirus infections in primary care. Clinical Medicine & Research. 5(4):210-7.
    PubMed ID: 18086908
  • Huang J, Soskos AA, Murad S, Krawisz BR, Yale SH, Urquhart AC. (2012 July). Spontaneous hemorrhage of a parathyroid adenoma into the mediastinum. Endocr Pract. 18(4):e57-60.
    PubMed ID: 22805111