Collaborative Laboratory Services, St. Francis Hospital & Medical Center Hartford, CT

Heathcare Professionals: Pathology Services

Paula Anderson, Ph.D.

Paula Anderson, Ph.D.

Board Certified in Microbiology, 1989
Phone: 860-714-4460 Email: panderso@stfranciscare.org

MD: PhD University of California, Berkley, CA 1972-1976
Fellowship: Medical Microbiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 1983-1985
Specialty Areas: Microbiology, Infectious Disease and Epidemiology of Infectious Agents
Position: Director of Microbiology 1985-Present
Hospital Affiliations: St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT

 

Celedonio Asuncion, MD

Celedonio Asuncion, MD

Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology, 1965 and Clinical Pathology, 1967
Phone: 860-714-4280

MD: University of Phillipines, Manilla 1955
Anatomic Pathology Residency: SS Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, Louisville, KY 1959-1961
Clinical Pathology Residency: Methodist Hospital, Gary, IN 1961-1963
Fellowship: Ottawa Civic Hospital, Ottawa, Canada 1963-1964 — St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT 1964-1965
Specialty Areas: GYN Pathology and Cytology & Fine Needle Aspiration
Position: Pathologist 2001-Present
Hospital Affiliations: St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT

 

Aileen Bacay, MD

Aileen Bacay, MD

Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 1991
Phone: 860-714-6119 Email: abacay@stfranciscare.org

MD: Gullas College of Medicine, Gullas City, Philipines 1981
Pathology Residency Training: St. Barnabas Medical Center, West Orange, NJ 1987-1999
Pathology Residency Training: University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 1989-1990
Fellowship: Hematopathology at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 1990-1991
Position: Pathologist, 2004-Present — Pathologist Manchester Memorial Hospital/Rockville General Hospital, Manchester, CT 1996-2004 — Associate Pathologist Bradley Memorial Hospital, Southington, CT 1991-1996
Specialty Areas: Breast and Genitourinary Pathology
Hospital Affiliation: St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT

 

George H. Barrows, MD

George H. Barrows, MD

Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology, 1976; Radioisotopic Pathology, 1978; Chemical Pathology, 1979; & Hematopathology, 1985
Phone: 860-714-4369 Email: gbarrows@stfranciscare.org

MD: University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 1972
Internship: Straight Medical Internship, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 1972-1973
Residency: Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, University of Louisville, KY 1973-1976
Fellowship: Junior Clinical Faculty Fellowship of American Cancer Society 1976-1979
Positions: Director, Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT 1986-Present — Medical Director, Collaborative Laboratory Service at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT 1986-Present — Professor, Pathology University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Storrs, CT 1992-Present — Laboratory Director, J. Graham Brown Cancer Center, Louisville, KY 1982-1986 — Director of Clinical Laboratories, University of Louisville Hospital, KY 1978-1983 — Assistant Professor, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 1976-1983 — Associate Professor, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 1983-1986
Hospital Affiliations: St Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT

 

Frank Bauer, M.D

Frank Bauer, M.D

Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology 1990 & Hematopathology 1992
Phone: 860-714-4398 Email: fbauer@stfranciscare.org

MD: Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA 1985
Residency:  Department of Pathology, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA 1985-1987 — Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 1988-1990
Fellowship: Nephropathology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 1987-1988 — Hematopathology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 1990-1992
Specialty Areas: Hematopathology, Transfusion Medicine and Uropathology
Position: Director, Hematopathology, Blood Bank, and Hematology, St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT 1994-Present — Director, Hematopathology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, 1992-1994
Hospital Affiliations: St Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT

 

Anna Jovanovic, M.D.

Anna Jovanovic, M.D.

Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology, 1994
Phone: 860-714-6017 Email: ajovanov@stfranciscare.org

MD: Medical Academy of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland, 1988
Residency: University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE 1989-1993
Fellowship: Fellowship in Gynecology and Perinatal Pathology, Harvard Medical School/Brigham and Women's Hospital 1993-1995
Specialty Areas: Gynecology Pathology and Cytology
Position: Pathologist St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, 2000-Present
Hospital Affiliations: St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT

 

Pamela Kowalczyk, M.D.

Pamela Kowalczyk, M.D.

Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology, 1985 & Cytopathology, 1996
Phone: 860-714-4441 Email: pkowalcz@stfranciscare.org

MD: University of Illinois, Chicago, IL 1981
Residency: Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 1981-1985
Fellowship: Surgical Pathology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 1985-1986
Specialty Areas: Gastrointestinal Pathology, Hepatobiliary Pathology, and Orthopedic/Soft Tissue Pathology
Position: Director of Surgical Pathology and Pathologist, St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center 1986-Present
Hospital Affiliations: St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT

 

Thalia Mesologites, MD

Thalia Mesologites, MD

Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology, 1989
Phone 860-714-4678 Email: tmesolog@stfranciscare.org

MD: University of Athens Medical School, Greece YEAR
Residency: Anatomic Pathology, Yale School of Medicine 1982-1984 — Chief Resident in Pathology: University of Connecticut 1984-1985 — Clinical Pathology: Hartford Hospital 1985-1988
Fellowship: Hartford Hospital, Hematopathology 1988-1989
Specialty Areas: Pulmonary Pathology
Position: Pathologist, St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, 1994-Present
Hospital Affiliations: St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT

 

Edyta Rotundo, MD

Edyta Rotundo, MD

Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology 2011 and Clinical Pathology Board Eligible 2012
Phone: 860-714-4292 Email: erotundo@stfranciscare.org

MD: Jagiellonian University Medical College, Poland 1999
Residency: Berkshire Medical Center 2001-2006
Fellowship: Cytology, Hartford Hospital 2006-2007 — Surgical Pathology, Hartford Hospital 2009-2010
Specialty Areas: Cytopathology
Position: Pathologist, St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, 2011-Present
Hospital Affiliations: St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT

 

John Scholes, M.D.

John Scholes, M.D.

Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology, 1979
Phone: 860-714-4020 Email: jscholes@stfranciscare.org

MD: Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY 1974
Residency: Columbia University, NY 1975-1978 — Anatomic Pathology, Hartford Hospital, CT 1981-1983
Fellowship: Hematology and Hematopathology, Hartford Hospital, CT 1981-1983
Specialty Areas: Gastro Intestinal Pathology, Liver Pathology, Breast Pathology, Renal Pathology, Surgical Pathology
Position: Pathologist, St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, CT 2003-Present — Assistant Clinical Professor of Pathology, Columbia University, NY 1983-1991 — Director of Anatomic Pathology, St. Luke's Site, St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital, NY 2002-2003
Hospital Affiliations: St Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT

 

Dermatopathology

Philip E. Shapiro, MD

Board Certified in Dermatology and Dermatopathology
Phone: 203-630-2666 Fax: 203-630-2909

MD: Albany Medical College, 1982
Internal Medicine Internship: Albany Medical Center Hospital
Dermatology Residency: Columbia-Presbyterian Hospital
Dermatopathology Fellowship: New York University Medical Center — Associate Clinical Professor of Dermatology at Yale University School of Medicine — Former Director of Dermatopathology, Yale University School of Medicine
Hospital Affiliations: Yale-New Haven Hospital, St Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford Hospital, West Haven VA Hospital