MEDICAL SERVICES

EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

  • McGill University , Montreal, Quebec , Canada

Medical School

  • McGill University , Montreal, Quebec , Canada

Residency

  • McGill University Health Center , Montreal, Quebec , Canada

Fellowship

  • Harvard Medical School , Boston , MA

Philosophy of Care

I am a strong believer in collaborating with all members of the clinical team to deliver the best care possible to patients and families.

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pathology, Anatomic

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. All in for patient safety: a team approach to quality improvement in our laboratories. J Am Soc Cytopathol. 2021 Dec 15. View abstract
  2. Using the Model for Improvement and Plan-Do-Study-Act to effect SMART change and advance quality. Cancer Cytopathol. 2021 01; 129(1):9-14. View abstract
  3. Something's Lost and Something's Gained: Seeing Reference Laboratory Quality from Both Sides, Now. Clin Lab Med. 2020 09; 40(3):341-356. View abstract
  4. Drug-Induced Thrombotic Microangiopathy Resulting in ESRD. Kidney Int Rep. 2020 Aug; 5(8):1350-1355. View abstract
  5. Reduction of diagnostic error: Following cytopathology's lead. Cancer Cytopathol. 2020 12; 128(12):914-916. View abstract
  6. Cytology specimen contamination leads to a false-positive surgical pathology diagnosis: Root cause analysis and patient safety lessons. Cancer Cytopathol. 2019 10; 127(10):618-620. View abstract
  7. Frozen-Section Checklist Implementation Improves Quality and Patient Safety. Am J Clin Pathol. 2019 05 03; 151(6):607-612. View abstract
  8. Targeting specimen misprocessing safety events with failure modes and effects analysis. Cancer Cytopathol. 2019 04; 127(4):213-217. View abstract
  9. False positive diagnosis of lymph node metastases in a 34-year-old woman with a history of extraskeletal myxoid chondroscarcoma: A root cause analysis. Cancer Cytopathol. 2019 02; 127(2):69-71. View abstract
  10. Pre-analytic error: A significant patient safety risk. Cancer Cytopathol. 2018 08; 126 Suppl 8:738-744. View abstract
  11. Molecular Testing Turnaround Time in Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer: Monitoring a Moving Target. Clin Lung Cancer. 2018 09; 19(5):e589-e590. View abstract
  12. Disclosure of Harmful Medical Error to Patients: A Review With Recommendations for Pathologists. Adv Anat Pathol. 2018 Mar; 25(2):124-130. View abstract
  13. Process mapping: A cornerstone of quality improvement. Cancer Cytopathol. 2017 12; 125(12):887-890. View abstract
  14. Measuring and assuring quality performance in cytology: A toolkit. Cancer Cytopathol. 2017 06; 125(S6):502-507. View abstract
  15. Molecular Testing Turnaround Time for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer in Routine Clinical Practice Confirms Feasibility of CAP/IASLC/AMP Guideline Recommendations: A Single-center Analysis. Clin Lung Cancer. 2017 09; 18(5):e349-e356. View abstract
  16. A brief guide to root cause analysis. Cancer Cytopathol. 2017 02; 125(2):79-82. View abstract
  17. Achieving High Reliability in Histology: ?An Improvement Series to Reduce Errors. Am J Clin Pathol. 2016 Nov 01; 146(5):554-560. View abstract
  18. Banff initiative for quality assurance in transplantation (BIFQUIT): reproducibility of C4d immunohistochemistry in kidney allografts. Am J Transplant. 2013 May; 13(5):1235-45. View abstract
  19. Fever, abdominal pain and renal failure in a kidney transplant recipient. Am J Transplant. 2013 Feb; 13(2):518-20. View abstract
  20. Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 32-2012. A 35-year-old man with respiratory and renal failure. N Engl J Med. 2012 Oct 18; 367(16):1540-53. View abstract
  21. Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 20-2012. A 77-year-old man with leg edema, hematuria, and acute renal failure. N Engl J Med. 2012 Jun 28; 366(26):2503-15. View abstract
  22. Early onset adenovirus infection after simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplant. Am J Transplant. 2011 Mar; 11(3):623-7. View abstract
  23. A rare case of pulmonary cryptococcal inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology. Diagn Cytopathol. 2010 Jun; 38(6):447-51. View abstract
  24. Microglandular adenosis or microglandular adenoma? A molecular genetic analysis of a case associated with atypia and invasive carcinoma. Histopathology. 2009 Dec; 55(6):732-43. View abstract
  25. Eleven years disease-free: role of chemotherapy in metastatic BRCA2-related breast cancer. Nat Rev Clin Oncol. 2009 Aug; 6(8):488-92. View abstract
  26. A case of Cowden's syndrome presenting with gastric carcinomas and gastrointestinal polyposis. Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2009 Mar; 6(3):184-9. View abstract
  27. The potential impact of contemporary developments in the management of patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease undergoing an initial gastroscopy. Can J Gastroenterol. 2009 Feb; 23(2):99-104. View abstract