Barbara M. Frain, MS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Cytotechnology
Barbara joined the Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine as faculty in 1999 . She has provided service to her profession on the state and national levels, recently completing a 6 year term as a member of the ASCP Board of Certification Exam committee. Barbara has served as a site visitor on several occasions, as well as serving on committees for local and national organizations. She has given numerous professional lectures and workshops at local, state, and national events.
One of her most rewarding recent experiences (May-June 2014) was being selected as one of a team to travel to Botswana, Africa and help screen a backlog of Pap smears.
In March 2016 she spent a week in Peru screening for cervical cancer in a high risk population.
Titles & Appointments
- Education Coordinator
Gynecologic cytology, Fine needle aspiration
Abnormal Gynecologic CytologyCourse Number: PATH A422
Pulmonary CytologyCourse Number: PATH A432
Cytology of Body FluidsCourse Number: PATH A442
Fine Needle AspirationCourse Number: PATH A455
Techniques in Medical CytologyCourse Number: PATH A462
American Society for Cytotechnology
Cytology Society of Indiana
Desc: 2015 Board of Governors Award
Org: American Society for Cytotechnology
Desc: Allen Award for Excellence in Writing