Joseph Chinquee, DHSc, MBA, MT(ASCP)DLM
Dr. Chinquee is responsible for overseeing the clinical and scientific operations and regulatory accreditation for the Laboratory of Pathology (LP), which serves as the anatomic pathology service for the NIH Clinical Center. The LP provides services to the NIH community in the disciplines of surgical pathology, hematopathology, autopsy, cytopathology, flow cytometry and molecular diagnostics. These services include routine diagnostic services and pathology research support for the many clinical research protocols carried out at the NIH. Dr. Chinquee also manages the histopathology laboratory, biorepository and tissue procurement and processing facility, which supports clinical and research protocols requiring specimen processing and tissues for research.
Selected Key Publications
Diagnosing cutaneous leishmaniasis: the advantage of forward deployed histology in avoiding a surgical pitfall.Military Medicine. 172(7): 749-52, 2007. [ Journal Article ]
Infrastructure and facilities for human biobanking in low- and middle-income countries: a situation analysis.Pathobiology. 81(5-6): 252-60, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
Dr. Chinquee began his career in laboratory medicine with the United States Air Force (USAF). He completed his clinical laboratory training at the USAF School of Healthcare Sciences as a Medical Laboratory Technician. He served as a Clinical Lab Technician and Medical Technologist at several military, academic and community hospitals, and was deployed in combat support during Operation Desert Storm and for Operation Enduring Freedom in the Afghanistan Campaign. He is credentialed as a Medical Technologist by the American Society of Clinical Pathology, MT(ASCP), and holds an advanced certification as a Diplomate of Laboratory Management, DLM (ASCP). Dr. Chinquee earned his Master’s in Business Administration from the Johns Hopkins University, and completed his Doctor of Health Science degree at Nova Southeastern University.
|TaShanda Ashford||Histopathology Technician|
|Neil Hardegan||Technical Laboratory Manager|
|Terrica Johnson||Histopathology Technician|
|Mohammad Mahboob M.D.||Pathologists Assistant|
|Michael Newford MBA, HTL(ASCP)||Pathologists Assistant|
|Kayla O'Donnell||Program Assistant|
|Kylie Rapso||Research Assistant (Contr)|
|Claire Roque||Histopathology Technician|
|Sarah Young PA||Pathologists Assistant|