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Exploring AI’s powerful role in pathology
21st November, 2022

Exploring AI’s powerful role in pathology

In Associate Professor Ewan Millar’s vision for the future of pathology in NSW, the skills, experience and expertise of Anatomical Pathologists is backed by powerful technology. In the near future,….

Forbes, floods and going the extra mile
9th November, 2022

Forbes, floods and going the extra mile

With the current flooding situation, we’re thinking of the Forbes community who are doing it tough right now. A special shout out to our resilient pathology staff at Forbes who….

Grasping leadership outside the laboratory
7th November, 2022

Grasping leadership outside the laboratory

Louise Carey, a cytogeneticist at NSW Health Pathology’s Randwick laboratory, has been awarded the 2022 Royal College of Pathologists of Australia (RCPA) Bev Rowbotham Pathology Leaders Award, encouraging her to….

2022 NSW Health Pathology Awards
2nd November, 2022

2022 NSW Health Pathology Awards

Our 2022 NSW Health Pathology Awards was well worth the wait. With 200 guests in the room on Wednesday 26 October, and many more tuning into our live stream, the….

Supporting our Bowral laboratory team
27th September, 2022

Supporting our Bowral laboratory team

Teamwork is key at NSW Health Pathology and it was definitely on show in early 2022, when our staff in Campbelltown, Bankstown and Liverpool hit the road to help their….

Advancing DNA analysis to support the justice system
27th September, 2022

Advancing DNA analysis to support the justice system

Predicting geographical ancestry and physical characteristics from a single DNA profile There is extraordinary DNA analysis and research work being done by the experts at our Forensic & Analytical Science….

A new quilt for Forensic Medicine
27th September, 2022

A new quilt for Forensic Medicine

A beautiful gesture from local quilters to support bereaved families. Forensic Medicine Social Workers in Newcastle have been given a beautiful new quilt incorporating New South Health Pathology’s "kinship" poster….

Unlocking the pandemic puzzle to help save lives
27th September, 2022

Unlocking the pandemic puzzle to help save lives

Our genomics team has used cutting edge technology and expertise to help keep us safe through COVID-19. NSW Health Pathology’s Institute of Clinical Pathology and Medical Research (ICPMR) genomics team….

Tech experts on show
27th September, 2022

Tech experts on show

Our DevOps and Point of Care Testing tech experts were on show at the Newcastle Tech Futures expo. We have the jobs of the future right now at NSW Health….

Building from within
27th September, 2022

Building from within

The recruitment, retention and development of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff is a key opportunity that will help us close social, economic and health gaps. The recruitment, retention and….

Farewell Deborah Longmore
27th September, 2022

Farewell Deborah Longmore

A four-decade career of helping others draws to a close for Orange’s Deborah Longmore. After a 41-year career in public pathology, Deborah Longmore closed the door of NSW Health Pathology’s….

Take a bow Margaret
27th September, 2022

Take a bow Margaret

After a 39-year career in public pathology, Margaret Holschier has closed the door of our Deniliquin Lab for the last time. After a 39-year career in public pathology, Margaret Holschier….

Boosting diabetes prevention
27th September, 2022

Boosting diabetes prevention

Samoan people are at higher risk of diabetes and often experience avoidable complications that can be fatal. NSW Health Pathology is partnering with Western Sydney University on a diabetes….

Supporting the community in Lismore floods
27th September, 2022

Supporting the community in Lismore floods

In February 2022, Lismore and the Northern Rivers region was hit by torrential rain that saw the Wilson River rise two metres above its previous record height.. NSW Health Pathology’s….

The Cutting Edge of COVID
27th September, 2022

The Cutting Edge of COVID

The efforts of our Pathogen Genomics team throughout the COVID-19 pandemic saved thousands of lives and prevented further outbreaks. As the first cases of COVID-19 began to emerge in NSW….

Digital classrooms bridge the COVID divide
27th September, 2022

Digital classrooms bridge the COVID divide

Gillian Rozenberg proved that COVID-19 was no obstacle as she hit the digital highway in her mission to upskill NSW Pathology staff. In early 2020, Gillian Rozenberg, Senior Medical Scientist….

Happy to lend a hand
27th September, 2022

Happy to lend a hand

It's good to know that when you need a hand, your colleagues are happy to help. We've always got each other’s back at NSW Health Pathology, never more so than….

Establishing reproductive genomics in NSW
27th September, 2022

Establishing reproductive genomics in NSW

Our groundbreaking reproductive genomics help give families confidence and automony at what can be a stressful time. NSW Health Pathology's team at our Randwick Genomics laboratory at the Prince of….

Forensic Medical Imaging
27th September, 2022

Forensic Medical Imaging

The role of CT scanning in helping to determine cause of death. Images produced by CT scanners provide valuable support to Forensic Pathologists as they investigate the clinical causes….

A fond farewell to pathology after 48 years
27th September, 2022

A fond farewell to pathology after 48 years

A successful career in pathology came to an end recently for Shan Tredinnick, a hospital scientist at NSW Health Pathology’s Orange Laboratory. She has retired after 48 years in the….

Genetic detectives on the case
27th September, 2022

Genetic detectives on the case

NSW Health Pathology is a national leader in genome sequencing and its expertise came to the fore during the COVID-19 pandemic. Within two weeks our Westmead laboratory had developed an….

Hueston…we have a solution
27th September, 2022

Hueston…we have a solution

One of the hardest working ‘quiet achievers’ behind the incredible work at NSW Health Pathology during the COVID-19 pandemic was Dr Linda Hueston. She developed crucial tests to detect antibodies….

Two towns, one goal
27th September, 2022

Two towns, one goal

Our regional pathology labs have been working hard throughout the pandemic to protect the communities they call home. Two senior scientists from our Dubbo and Lismore laboratories discuss how the….

COVID-19 results centre
27th September, 2022

COVID-19 results centre

In a NSW Health Pathology first, our COVID-19 Results Centre has provided a timely, empathic end-to-end customer experience during the once in 100 year pandemic. They provide a human touch….

A new statewide tracking system
27th September, 2022

A new statewide tracking system

The challenge was to design, develop and implement a new statewide electronic specimen tracking system that lets us know where every patient specimen is at all times and ensures they….

Rapid Covid-19 testing to the rescue
27th September, 2022

Rapid Covid-19 testing to the rescue

A speedy solution to what could have been imminent chaos. NSW Health Pathology stepped up in the thick of the pandemic when Covid-19 results were needed yesterday, delivering additional rapid….

Rapid rollout throws lifeline to hotspots
27th September, 2022

Rapid rollout throws lifeline to hotspots

At the height of the Delta surge, NSW Health Pathology faced the incredible task of setting up six rapid testing clinics in Sydney and community testing in Far North West….

New Nepean lab construction underway
27th September, 2022

New Nepean lab construction underway

Enhanced pathology services to meet the hospital's growing needs Work on Nepean Hospital’s new, expanded NSW Health Pathology lab has started. The new lab will provide enhanced services to meet….

Caring is in the genes
27th September, 2022

Caring is in the genes

We are family. I've got all my sisters and me… We'd love to introduce you to our father-daughter trio, Tony Austin and his daughters Karla and Hayley who not only….

Driving change with hybrid cars
27th September, 2022

Driving change with hybrid cars

NSW Health Pathology is committed to reducing its carbon footprint and our take-up of hybrid vehicles is just one example of how we’re making a difference to our environment and….

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