David Conrad, MD, PhD, FRCPC
Residency Program Director, Hematological Pathology, Dalhousie University
Director of Microscopy, Nova Scotia Health Authority, Central Zone
- BSc, Dalhousie University, 2002
- PhD, Dalhousie University, 2007
- MD, Dalhousie University, 2011
- FRCPC (Hematological Pathology), Dalhousie University, 2015
- Host Defense, Dalhousie Medical School
- PATH 3000, Dalhousie University
Dr. David Conrad completed his medical education at Dalhousie University before joining the Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine in 2015, where he is a hematopathologist and the medical director of the microscopy laboratory for Nova Scotia Health Authority, Central Zone. In this role he provides medical oversight for the Lorna Pearce Proficiency Program for peripheral blood smear review in Nova Scotia. He is a member of the hematological pathology examination committee for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and enjoys teaching learners of all levels and backgrounds.
Dr. Conrad’s major research interests focus on optimizing the way diagnostic tools are utilized in the hematology laboratory to provide the best, most cost-effective, patient care possible.