Claire Meena-Leist, M.D. is a healthcare provider in Louisville, KY for Pathology

Claire Meena-Leist, M.D.

Areas of Interest

Transfusion Medicine/Blood Banking

Primary Practice Location
UofL Health – UofL Hospital
530 South Jackson Street
Louisville, KY 40202
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Claire Meena-Leist, M.D.

Claire E. Meena-Leist, M.D., is board certified in anatomic and clinical pathology with a subspecialty certification in blood banking/transfusion medicine. She graduated from University of Louisville School of Medicine where she also completed her pathology residency and fellowship. Dr. Meena-Leist began her career in transfusion medicine at the American Red Cross Blood Services. She resigned from her position as division chief medical officer of American Red Cross Blood after many years of service to become the chief of transfusion medicine services at UofL Health. Dr. Meena-Leist has several publications in peer review journals, is often an invited speaker and has served on local, national and international committees. Her primary interests are clinical service and medical education.

Education & Training

University of Louisville | Louisville | 1987
University of Louisville | Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine | Louisville | 1994
University of Louisville School of Medicine | Pathology Anatomical & Clinical | Louisville | 1993



Areas of Interest

Transfusion Medicine/Blood Banking

Practice, Specialty or Service

School of Medicine

Associate Professor

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