Dr. Harrington received a B.S. degree in Biochemistry at the University of New Mexico and then went on receive her medical degree at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. She then completed her anatomic and clinical pathology residency and cytopathology fellowship also at the University of New Mexico. Her primary interest is in general surgical pathology and cytopathology.

Personal Statement

I enjoy teaching residents in all aspects of general surgical pathology and cytopathology, and while I have no formal training in dermatopathology. I do have a special interest in diseases of the skin and enjoy teaching residents aspects of neoplastic and inflammatory dermatopathology.

Areas of Specialty



Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Achievements & Awards

UNM Department of Pathology Faculty Appreciation Award (2019)


  • English

Courses Taught

Inflammatory Dermatopathology (presented quarterly to rotating residents at the VA)