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Cathy Lynn Pollard

Cathy Lynn Pollard, American physician assistant. Certified medical laboratory technician with honors Lyons Education Center, Hackensack, New Jersey, 1971. Named Miss Bergen County, Miss American Scholarship Pageant, 1975, Miss Westchester County, Miss American Scholarship Pageant, 1976; recipient Directors award, Montefiore Hospital, 1983. Member of Simian Society (president 1984), New York State Society Physicians Assistants.

Background

  • Pollard, Cathy Lynn was born on November 23, 1952 in Englewood, New Jersey, United States. Son of Lloyd Fairhurst and Blanche (Shalhoub) Pollard.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science with cum laude, Long Island University, 1980.

    Career

    • Laboratory technician, chief hematology Holy Name Hospital, Teaneck, New Jersey, 1971—1975. Assistant laboratory instructor podiatry Bergen Community College, Hackensack, 1973. Laboratory instructor, chief laboratory technician National Health Institute, Yonkers, New York, 1975—1976.

      Physician assistant Montefiore Hospital Rikers Island Health Service, Bronx, New York, 1980—1985, senior physician assistant, 1985—1986, research physician assistant department epidemiology and Acuired Immune Deficiency Syndrome research, since 1986, member laboratory subcommittee quality assurance, 1982—1983. Researcher in field; professional model, 1974—1976.

    Major achievements

    • Certified medical laboratory technician with honors Lyons Education Center, Hackensack, New Jersey, 1971.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional publications.

    Membership

    Member of Simian Society (president 1984), New York State Society Physicians Assistants.

    Connections

    • Married Arthur Richard Sigwanz, July 22, 1979 (deceased 1985).
    • father: Lloyd Fairhurst Pollard
    • mother: Blanche (Shalhoub) Pollard
    • spouse: Arthur Richard Sigwanz
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    Born November 23, 1952
    (age 64)
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