Joseph Chinquee, DHSc, MBA, MT(ASCP)DLM
Dr. Chinquee is responsible for overseeing the clinical operations, biorepository and histopathology components of the Laboratory of Pathology. The laboratory serves as the anatomic pathology service for the NIH Clinical Center, supplying surgical pathology, hepatopathology, autopsy, cytopathology, flow cytometry, ultrastructural pathology, and cytogenetic diagnostic services. These services include both routine diagnostic services and pathology support for the many clinical research protocols carried out at the NIH. Dr. Chinquee also oversees histopathology support for Laboratory of Pathology research protocols requiring clinical archival specimens and research collections.
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 at several military, academic and community hospitals, and was deployed in combat support during Operation Desert Storm and the Afghanistan Campaign. He completed his undergraduate degree in Medical Technology and received certification as a Medical Technologist with the American Society of Clinical Pathology, MT(ASCP), followed by advanced certification with 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|