Faculty & Staff

Executive Laboratory Director
 Dr. Michael J Dark

Assistant Lab Director & Quality Assurance Manager
Lauren Forbes

Central Labs Administration & Receiving
Manager, Brianne Hoover

Anatomic Pathology: Surgical,  Aquatic, Amphibian, and Reptile,
Ocular, Dermatopathology, Forensic Pathology & Necropsy

Executive Laboratory Director, Dr. Michael J Dark
Service Chief, Dr. Aline Rodrigues Hoffmann
Pathologist, Dr. William F Craft
Pathologist, Dr. Lisa L Farina
Pathologist, Dr. Ian K Hawkins
Pathologist, Dr. Felipe Pierezan
Pathologist, Dr. Beatriz N.T. Ribeiro
Pathologist, Dr. John F Roberts
Pathologist, Dr. Robert J Ossiboff
Pathologist, Dr. Nicole I Stacy
Pathologist, Dr. Adam W Stern

Resident, Dr. Peres Badial
Resident, Dr. Helena Hauck De Oliveira
Resident, Dr. Nicole Glenn
Resident, Dr. Alisha Pushinsky
Resident, Dr. Varvara Semenova
Resident, Dr. Zaira Gomez
Resident, Dr. Courtney Valerio

Histology Lab Manager,  Lindsay Vail
Histology Research Lab Manager, Ana Herrera
Necropsy Lab Manager, Jamie Kristina Coxon

Clinical Microbiology/Parasitology/Serology

Service Chief,  Dr. Michael J Dark
Microbiologist, Dr. Subhashinie Kariyawasam
Microbiologist, Dr. Domenico Santoro
Microbiologist, Dr. Jim Wellehan
Parasitologist, Dr. Alice C Y Lee
Parasitologist, Dr. Heather D S Walden
CMPS Lab Manager,  Lisa G Glick

Clinical Pathology

Director, Dr. Shir Gilor
Pathologist, Dr. Christopher J Lanier
Pathologist, Dr. Cleverson de Souza
Resident, Dr. Sarah Bosch
Resident, Dr. Chanel Shum
Resident, Dr. Rachel Whitman
Clinical Pathology Lab Manager, Olive Ramsay


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