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Sihem Khelifa, M.D. Joins CBLPath Breast Pathology Team

RYE BROOK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 03/18/14 -- CBLPath, a Sonic Healthcare USA laboratory, is pleased to welcome our newest Breast Pathologist, Sihem Khelifa M.D.

Board certified by the American Board of Pathology in 2009, Dr. Khelifa has completed numerous fellowships and residencies including a Breast Pathology Fellowship with Northwestern University in Chicago, IL, a Pathology Residency with St. Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, NJ and a Surgical Pathology Fellowship with Creteil Hospital in Paris, France.

Prior to joining CBLPath, Dr. Khelifa served as Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, at the Yale School of Medicine and has won many awards including the Cancer Prevention Travel Scholarship Program Award from the H. Lurie Cancer Center of Northwestern University and was elected Fellow of the College of American Pathologists. Recently, she has also been researching the effect of BRCA1 deficiency on human breast tissue and ER+/High Ki67 new intrinsic subtype of luminal B breast cancers.

Dr. Khelifa joins CBLPath's expert team of board-certified, fellowship-trained breast pathologists and cytopathologists from renowned institutions, all of whom specialize in breast cases.

CBLPath is committed to enhancing its Breast Pathology program and the addition of Dr. Khelifa further demonstrates our dedication to ensuring its strength.

"We are thrilled that Dr. Khelifa is joining us at CBLPath," said Dr. Carlos Urmacher, Co-CEO and Chief Medical Officer of CBLPath. "We are committed to having talented physicians on board to best serve our clients and to support our state-of-the-art breast pathology program.

"CBLPath's Breast Pathology department integrates diagnostic, prognostic and theranostic testing, delivering personalized medicine to enhance treatment effectiveness for patients. By combining anatomic pathology with advanced molecular diagnostics and digital pathology, CBLPath provides timely, accurate diagnoses and expert evaluation and interpretation; enabling continuity in patient care, from diagnosis to treatment."

With a patient-centered focus, CBLPath provides extraordinary client service while delivering a comprehensive solution for sub-specialized diagnostics.

About CBLPath
CBLPath, a Sonic Healthcare USA laboratory, is a leading pathology services provider, combining anatomic pathology with advanced molecular diagnostics, esoteric testing and digital pathology. CBLPath is committed to helping our clients deliver better medicine, faster. At our core are pathologists; excited about technology and innovation and its promise of helping patients. We integrate comprehensive diagnostic, prognostic and theranostic testing to deliver personalized medicine and we provide our subspecialty physician clients timely, accurate results enabling the most effective patient care. For more about the company, please visit

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