Dr. Heather Sehnert Baldwin has joined Trumbull Laboratories LLC as a pathologist. In her new role, Baldwin will practice a full range of pathology with a focus in hematopathology.
Education and work experience: Medical degree, The University of Tennessee College of Medicine; family medicine residency, The University of Virginia-Charlottesville; family practitioner, seven years in private practice; anatomic and clinical pathology residency, The University of Tennessee-Memphis; hematopathology fellowship, The University of Arizona-Tucson
Family: Husband and extended family in Memphis
Favorite quote: “A pint of sweat will save a gallon of blood.” – George S. Patton
Favorite movie: “The Godfather”
The sports team you root for: St. Louis Cardinals
What’s playing on your stereo right now? Lucero
Activities you enjoy outside of work: Dance, yoga
What talent do you wish you had: I wish I had time to develop more creative talents.
Who has had the greatest influence on you? My parents have always been supportive and encouraged me to stretch myself, have high expectations and accomplish my goals.
What attracted you to Trumbull Labs? I wanted to work in a pathology group that provides a complete range of diagnostic and consultative services with excellent pathologists well trained in multiple subspecialties of pathology.
What are your goals in your new position? I would like to combine my clinical skills and previous medical experience as a family practitioner with my pathology training to provide excellent patient care.
What do you consider your greatest accomplishment? Completing two residencies in very different medical disciplines has been a challenge but has enriched my experience in medicine.
If you could give one piece of advice to young people, what would it be? Understand yourself and your strengths, recognize what you love and do it.
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