Monica de Baca, MD
Dr. de Baca is board certified in Anatomic/Clinical Pathology and Hematology(ABP). She has directed a high-complexity hematopathology service, been medical director of CAP accredited high complexity laboratories, and been affiliated with academic teaching centers (as a community pathologist). In the Informatics realm, she is most interested in structured disease reporting, healthcare data management, laboratory interoperability and decision support and quality issues. Dr. de Baca has participated in the College of American Pathologists, as a member of the SNOMED International Editorial Board as founding co-chair of the CAP Pathology Electronic Reporting Taskforce, as a member of the CAP Cancer committee (co-authoring several of the CAP Cancer Checklists), as a member of the CAP Informatics and Information Technology Leadership Committees and as liaison to SNOMED CT; she has served on the CLIAC Committee for HHS. Dr. de Baca is currently serving as President of the Association for Pathology Informatics.