Roseanna Bignell – Cytology Network Manager
Roseanna began her career in biomedical science in 1995 as a trainee biomedical scientist. She has worked in a number of cytology departments within the Eastern region, including Basildon, Colchester and West Suffolk hospitals, as well as for the regional QA service in an advisory role, inspecting local laboratories. She is currently a member of the IBMS Cytology Advisory Panel. At the Pathology Partnership, Roseanna manages the cervical cytology laboratories at Newmarket and Colchester. The screening service covers the whole of the Pathology Partnership’s catchment area and also Mid Essex. The departments handle approximately 140,000 samples a year, making it one of the five largest in the country.