Young Pathologists' Section


In 1996, the Texas Society of Pathologists initiated an effort to involve young pathologists in the activities and
governance of the Society. In 1997, the House of Delegates approved the formation of a Young Pathologists’ Section.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Young Pathologists' Section is to:

  • Facilitate the growth and development of young pathologists in the state of Texas.
  • Provide a forum through which young pathologists can influence the profession.
  • Refine the skills necessary to provide the highest quality of patient care in the practice of pathology.

Requirements

The Young Pathologists' Section is composed of:

  • All current Junior members of the Texas Society of Pathologists.
  • All current Active members who have become eligible for certification by the American Board of Pathology
    within the past ten (10) years and/or who are less than forty-five (45) years of age.

Leadership

Officers

Brian Merritt, MD (Chair)
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas
merritt@bcm.edu
  Teresa Duran, MD (Chair-Elect)
Clinical Pathology Associates
San Antonio, Texas
teresaduranmd@gmail.com
  Felix Olobatuyi, MD (Secretary)
Baylor Scott & White Health
Temple, Texas
folobatuyi@yahoo.com

Liaisons

Nahir Cortes Santiago, MD, PhD
Baylor College of Medicine

Megan Ketcham, MD
Houston Methodist


Eric Hirsch, MB, BCh, BAO
UT Health Science Center at San Antonio

Erin Garrett, MD
Baylor Scott & White Health


Suzanne Crumley, MD
MD Anderson Cancer Center


Camila Simoes, MD
UT Medical Branch
David Metter, MD
Baylor University Medical Center

David Saulino, DO
UT Health Science Center at Houston

Jodi Music, MD
UT Southwestern Medical Center
 

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