C. James Sung, MD, of Lincoln, has been named director of Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Informatics for Care New England. Dr. Sung also serves as the vice chief of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and director of Clinical Pathology and Informatics at Women & Infants Hospital, a Care New England Hospital, a position he has held since 1999.
“Dr. Sung brings a wealth of experience in clinical laboratory science to this new position,” said W. Dwayne Lawrence, MD, executive director of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Care New England and chief of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Women & Infants Hospital. “He was instrumental in building the laboratory information system not only at Women & Infants Hospital, but also across Care New England. His commitment to quality and clinical excellence is second to none.”
Dr. Sung earned his medical degree from Chung Shan Medical University in Taiwan and completed a residency in pathology at Brown University. He was the first Stuart C. Lauchlan Fellow in Gynecologic Pathology, Breast Pathology and Cytopathology at Women & Infants Hospital/Brown University and has served as the fellowship program director since 1999. Board certified in anatomic pathology and clinical pathology, Dr. Sung is a professor of pathology and laboratory medicine at Brown University.