Regina Kwon, MD


Dr. Kwon received a BA in Literature from Yale before moving to New York to work as an editor. After several years, she changed careers to technology product development and program management, primarily in the publishing industry. Eventually, Dr. Kwon found her way to health care, attending medical school at the University of Colorado and completing her anatomic/clinical pathology residency at Johns Hopkins. Her projects at Hopkins included an automated anatomic pathology scheduling utility and the design and implementation of a computerized send-out test tracking system. Dr. Kwon just finished a molecular genetic pathology fellowship at UW, during which she led the successful roll-out of computerized physician order entry for UW Genetics Lab tests. Her main informatics interest is process improvement.