Dr Jane Twin

M.B., B.S., F.R.C.P.A., F.I.A.C., DipCytopath

Special Practice Responsibilities
Director of Cytopathology,Histopathology


Capital Pathology

Phone number

02 62859867

Email: jane.twin@capitalpath.com.au

Jane is a graduate of the University of Tasmania and undertook her Pathology training at Royal Hobart Hospital. Following attainment of the Fellowship of the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia in 1983, Jane worked as a researcher and lecturer at the University of Tasmania with an appointment to the Royal Hobart Hospital as a provider of Cytology Services. After training with Dr Svante Orell in Adelaide, Jane moved to Hobart Pathology in 1989 to set up a Fine Needle Aspiration Service. This service grew rapidly and was augmented by provision of FNA and Histopathology to BreastScreen Tasmania. Other involvement in BreastScreen Tasmania included her appointment as Tasmania's representative on the National Pathology Q-group and a long term role as Pathology adviser and auditor. Jane was also involved in the setting up of the Tasmanian Cervical Cytology Register and continued on the Technical Working Party until leaving Tasmania in December 2001.

Other achievements include attainment of further qualifications in Cytopathology by examination, including Fellowship of the International Academy of Cytology (1992) and the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia Diploma of Cytopathology (1997). Jane has been involved with the Australian Society of Cytology at a National Level since 1991 as a Councillor and on the Board of Examiners, and has a strong interest and experience in Gynaecological Pathology.

Jane is a member of the advisory committee for the Cytology Quality Assurance Program and is also a member of the RCPA cytology discipline advisory committee. She is also a member of the ACT Papsmear Register management committee.

At Capital Pathology, Jane continues her interests in cytology and the histological aspects of gynaecological and breast pathology while contributing generally to the histology department.

If you have any enquiries for Jane, please do not hesitate to contact her on 02 6285 9867.