Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Barbara Goldsmith, PhD, FACB

Barbara M. Goldsmith, PhD, FACB

Chair, Medical Laboratory Sciences & Biotechnology

Department of Pathology, Anatomy & Cell Biology
Sidney Kimmel Medical College

As Chair of the Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences and Biotechnology, Dr. Barbara Goldsmith oversees three programs (Medical Laboratory Sciences, Cytotechnology, Biotechnology) with student enrollment at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.  She has responsibility for hiring faculty, budgets, curricula, enrollment, and all aspects of building and maintaining the Department. Dr. Goldsmith assists in providing TJU students with the most current and relevant educational experience in their chosen specialty area. She also serves as the Director of Point of Care Testing and Quality Management in the clinical laboratories of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Dr. Goldsmith works closely with laboratory staff and clinicians to ensure high quality test results for TJU health system patients.