Dr Jo Horne
Advanced Practitioner Healthcare Scientist
University Hospital Southampton
I am an Advanced Practitioner Healthcare Scientist in Southampton, specialising in histological dissection and reporting, with a focus on gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary pathology. I am an HCPC registered Clinical Scientist and Biomedical Scientist and have recently completed the RCPath/IBMS gastrointestinal histopathology reporting diploma. This is a new UK-wide reporting qualification for Healthcare Scientists in Histopathology. I was the first candidate to pass the FRCPath equivalent level exam, enabling me to independently report gastrointestinal specimens. I am passionate about workforce transformation and Healthcare Scientist education and training. I am a member of the IBMS/RCPath conjoint boards for the histological dissection and reporting qualifications, and an examiner with the National School of Healthcare Science for the Scientist Training Programme.
- Histopathology Reporting by Scientists – A UK Experience
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