Meet Our Staff
Jack Ladenson, PhD
Dr. Jack Ladenson is the Director of Clinical Pathology Programs for Pathologists Overseas and serves as a member of its Board of Directors.
Jack is board certified in Clinical Chemistry and serves as the Medical Co-Director of Clinical Chemistry at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. He is also on faculty at Washington University School of Medicine where he is the Oree M. Carroll and Lillian B. Ladenson Professor of Clinical Chemistry, and a Professor of Medicine.
Victor Lee, M.D.
Dr. Victor Lee is the Secretary-Treasurer for Pathologists Overseas and also serves as a member of the Board of Directors.
Victor is a Fellow of the American College of Pathologists and is in private pathology practice at St. Jude Medical Center in Fullerton, California. Victor was one of the first volunteers for the Kenya project and has been active in the projects in Madagascar and Bhutan. Dr. Lee currently provides oversight for the project in Nepal.
Timothy Amukele, M.D., PhD
Dr. Tmothy Amukele is Co-Director for Clinical Pathology Programs for Pathologists Overseas.
Tim is a Fellow of the American College of Pathologists and is currently on faculty at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, MD where he serves as an Assistant Professor of Pathology. Dr. Amukele has worked with Pathologists Overseas since 2010 with a focus on projects on the African continent. He is currently overseeing the project in Malawi.
Sarah riley, PhD
Dr. Sarah Riley is Co-Director for Clinical Pathology Programs for Pathologists Overseas.
Sarah is on faculty at St. Louis University as an Assistant Professor of Immunology and Pathology. She also serves as the Director of the Forensic Toxicology Laboratory at St. Louis University Hospital. Sarah is a Diplomate of the American Board of Clinical Chemistry and a Fellow of the National Academy of Clinical Biosciences.
Dr. Riley has been involved with Pathologists Overseas since 2011, working on projects in Haiti and the Dominican Republic.
Emily Glynn, M.D.
Dr. Emily Glynn serves as a Co-Director of Anatomic Pathology Programs at Pathologists Overseas.
Emily is on faculty at the University of Washington in Seattle as an Acting Instructor of Anatomic Pathology. She is board certified in anatomic and clinical pathology and hematopathology, and has sub-specialty experience in breast and gynecologic pathology.
Roa harb, M.D.
Dr. Roa Harb is a Co-Director of Clinical Pathology Programs at Pathologists Overseas.
Roa is an Assistant Professor of Laboratory Medicine at Yale University. She is also the Director of the Clinical Chemistry Laboratory at Yale New Haven Hospital. Roa is a diplomate of the American Board of Pathology and a fellow of the College of American Pathologists.
Dr. Harb joined Pathologists Overseas in 2017 and is working on the External Quality Assurance (EQA) project.
Heinz Hoenecke, M.D.
Dr. Heinz Hoenecke, a board certified Pathologist, retired from private practice at Sharp Memorial Hospital in San Diego, California. After retirement, Heinz and his wife, Alice, raised funds and recruited volunteers to found Pathologists Overseas, and he has served as President of the organization since its inception. He participated in projects in Kenya, Eritrea, Nepal, Madagascar, El Salvador, Peru and Ghana.