As a senior pathologist, my goal is to optimize patient outcomes through subspecialty-level evaluation of biopsy and resection specimens, provide expert communication to patients and clinicians, and be a positive member of our diagnostic team.
The decisions pathologists make at the microscope can profoundly affect patients’ lives. I deeply appreciate that I am not just looking at a specimen but rather a part of a whole person depending on me for medical help. Before making a diagnosis, I review the patient’s chart to understand their clinical situation and why they
As the director of QA and the Histology Lab, I am always working to support system control of processes to maintain quality throughout all phases of the specimen’s lifecycle in the laboratory. In that, I also am interested in gaining and maintaining efficiencies for these processes and work inside our complex lab information system (Epic’s