Poplar Healthcare Announces Hiring of Industry Leader for Its D-PATH Dermatopathology Division
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Poplar Healthcare, a leading laboratory services company, recently announced the addition of Dr. Trey Martin to its team. Dr. Martin will serve as Director of Dermatopathology for Poplar Healthcare’s dermatopathology division known as D-PATH. Prior to his new role at D-PATH, Dr. Martin served as Laboratory Director for the Ackerman Academy of Dermatopathology in New York.
Dr. Martin received his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas and continued there for residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology where he was Chief Fellow. He then completed a surgical pathology fellowship at Southwestern. After practicing general surgical pathology, he completed a fellowship in dermatopathology at the Ackerman Academy of Dermatopathology in New York. Upon completion of the fellowship, he joined the Ackerman Academy as a dermatopathologist and eventually became Laboratory Director. Dr. Martin has been published in various prominent journals and delivered numerous lectures at the American Academy of Dermatology meetings. He is a Fellow of the College of American Pathologists and is also a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society of Dermatopathology, and numerous state and local societies.
“We are both honored and excited to have someone of Dr. Martin’s caliber join our team,” remarks William McDowell, CEO of Poplar Healthcare. “Besides his own skill and accomplishments in the field, he has a unique perspective from his many years with renowned dermatopathologists such as Dr. Bernard Ackerman and Dr. Geoffrey Gottlieb. His experience and reputation will undoubtedly help D-PATH continue to provide excellent patient care and maintain its strong growth.”
Likewise, Martin is optimistic about his future at D-PATH. “The timing was optimal for me to join a growth-oriented organization,” remarks Martin. “I felt as though D-PATH was an excellent choice for me to put my knowledge and medical expertise into practice with other like-minded professionals.”
About Poplar Healthcare:
Founded in 1995 and headquartered in Memphis, Poplar Healthcare is a leading laboratory services company. Through its GI Pathology, D-PATH Dermatopathology and OncoMetrix divisions, Poplar Healthcare provides specialized laboratory testing services to a nationwide client base of gastroenterologists, dermatologists, oncologists and their patients. For more information on Poplar Healthcare, call 901.526.1912 or visit www.poplarhealthcare.com.
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