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Jiafan (Jenny) Qi, MD, PhD


Board Certifications

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Cytopathology


Cardiology, Cytopathology


University Pathologists


University Pathologists, a Sonic Healthcare Anatomic Pathology Practice, is privileged to include Jiafan (Jenny) Qi, M.D., Ph.D., as a member of its dynamic medical staff. Dr. Qi has an extensive academic and medical professional background.

Dr. Qi received her medical degree from the Harbin Medical University in China, where she subsequently completed an internal medicine internship and a cardiology fellowship and served on the teaching staff before relocating to the United States to further her postgraduate training. 

Dr. Qi received her Ph.D. in biomedical science at the University of Connecticut in Farmington, where she later completed a postdoctoral fellowship. She later finished an internal medicine residency at the University of Louisville in Kentucky, followed by an anatomic and clinical pathology residency and cytopathology fellowship, both at the Hartford Hospital in Connecticut. 

Upon completion of her postgraduate training, Dr. Qi held positions in hospitals and practices across the Northeast. She was on the staff of both Roger Williams Medical Center in Providence, Rhode Island and the William H. Backus Hospital in Norwich, Connecticut. She was also a staff pathologist and the director of microbiology and point of care testing at Norwalk Pathology Associates in Connecticut. She then transitioned into her position as a staff pathologist with University Pathologists. 

Over the years, Dr. Qi has developed extensive academic and professional experience. She holds medical research publications, articles, and abstracts in peer-reviewed medical journals, in addition to giving oral and poster presentations at professional medical conferences. She is an active member of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, American Society for Clinical Pathology, College of American Pathologists, and the American Medical Association.

Dr. Qi holds full medical licensure and is board certified in anatomic and clinical pathology, and cytopathology.


Harbin Medical University (MD), Harbin, China
University of Connecticut (Ph.D.), Farmington, CT

Postgraduate Training

Cytopathology Fellowship, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT
Cardiology Fellowship, Harbin Medical University, Harbin, China
Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT
Internal Medicine Residency, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT