Dr. Peters is originally from Trinidad and Tobago, and moved to the U.S. to earn her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Spelman College. She relocated from Atlanta, GA to Houston, TX to earn her MS in Molecular and Cellular Biology and MD from Baylor College of Medicine. She completed her Anatomic and Clinical Pathology residency and Molecular Genetic Pathology fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital. She has spent the last four years working as a Surgical and Molecular Pathologist for the Bien-Willner Physicians Group, Palestine Regional Medical Center, MLD Pathology Laboratory, and NexGen Pathology. Serving as Laboratory Director, she oversaw the CAP accreditation of NexGen.
Tricia Peters, MD