Clinical and Research Background
Dr. Paulson is responsible for tissue procurement as well as the implementation and clinical evaluation of advanced technologies for molecular diagnostics in a range of diseases, including both somatic and germline (inherited) disorders.
What excites her most about her job is the opportunity to collaborate with her clinical colleagues to provide state-of-the-art medical care. In addition to her clinical responsibilities, Dr. Paulson is passionate about medical education at the local and national level. She has been involved in the education of medical laboratory scientists (MLS), pathology assistants, medical students, and residents.
Molecular Genetic Pathology, 2017, American Board of Pathology
Pediatric Pathology, 2016, American Board of Pathology
Anatomic Pathology, 2015, American Board of Pathology
Academic and Medical Appointments
Assistant Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2018-present
Instructor, Department of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 2017-2018
Education and Training
Fellowship, Molecular Genetic Pathology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, 2016-2017
Fellowship, Pediatric Pathology, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA,2015-2016
Residency, Anatomic Pathology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA,2012-2015
MD and PhD in Cancer Biology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, 2005-2012