Linda Christine Olmstead, DO

Clinical Assistant Professor of Pathology, Division of Community Pathology

Dr. Olmstead's role in the laboratory at UPMC Northwest involves primarily anatomic pathology service responsibilities, as well as managerial duties in the clinical laboratory. Dr. Olmstead serves on several hospital committees whose purpose is to improve patient care in the hospital and community.

Clinical Expertise

  • Over 20 years of experience in all areas of community hospital pathology
  • QA/QC
  • CAP inspections
  • Peripheral blood smear review
  • Resource for technologists and clinical colleagues


  • AP/CP, 1991


  • Surgical pathology
  • Frozen sections
  • GYN and non-GYN cytology including FNAB
Education & Training
DO - Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, 1986
Representative Publications