Sandra I Tan, (CT) ASCP Expert Witness
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Pathology

Specialty Focus: Cytopathology, Pap Smear, Pap Test, Imager, Gynecological Cytology, Biopsy, Cervical cancer, Screen Slides, Bethesda System, Squamous Cell Carcinoma, misdiagnosis or false negative, abnormal cell

Education: B.S., Medical Laboratory Science, University of Massachusetts - Dartmouth, MA; Clinical Practicum, Cytotechnology, Our Lady of Fatima Hospital, Providence, RI; Graduate Certificate, Health Care Management, University of Massachusetts - Lowell; M.S. Health Informatics & Management (expected May 2020), University of Massachusetts - Lowell

Years in Practice: 21

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 4


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Senior Cytotechnologist with 21 years of experience in a variety of settings including hospitals and private laboratories. Process gynecological specimens. Qualified review of non-gynecological and fine needle aspiration specimens. International experience in over 25 malpractice cases. Have prepared expert opinions and reports. Have appeared at multiple depositions and testified in court. Can travel to laboratory or provide microscope for manual slide review. ASCP Board of Registry - CT Examination/Certification. Autocyte (Surepath) - GYN Morphology Training Certification. Cytyc (Hologic) – GYN & Non-GYN Training Certification. Cytyc (Hologic) – Thinprep Imager System Certification. Successful participation in CAP continuing education. CAP Inspection Team member