James M. Barbeau, MD, JD

William A. Rock Professor of Clinical Pathology
Director, Transfusion Medicine & Blood Banking

1901 Perdido Street, Box P5-1
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: 504-568-2023



M.D. – Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

J.D.   – Northwestern University School of Law

Board Certifications:
American Board of Pathology

  • Clinical Pathology
  • Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine                                       


Residency and Fellowships :

Yale University School of Medicine – Clinical Pathology

Emory University School of Medicine –Medical Microbiology Fellowship

LSU School of Medicine, New Orleans – Transfusion Medicine/Blood Banking Fellowship

Clinical Interests


Transfusion Medicine & Blood Banking

  • Apheresis and Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Massive Resuscitation in Trauma

Medical and Legal Aspects of Biotechnology, Bioethics, and Human Subjects Research