Dr. Xia Li is the Scientific Medical Director of Genetics/Genomics Division at Sonora Quest Laboratories and Associate Professor of Pathology Department at University of Arizona. She oversees the operation of the laboratory and participates in the teaching and training of medical students and residents. Dr. Li has been working in the field of Genetics/Genomics diagnostics since 2008, and was certified in both Molecular and Cytogenetics through ABMGG. Before joining Sonora Quest Laboratories in 2016, Dr. Li was the Associate Director of Cytogenetics Laboratory at Cincinnati Children's Hospital from 2013 to 2016, and Associate Director of Cytogenetics Laboratory at AmeriPath Northeast from 2010 to 2013. She has extensive experience in cancer diagnostics using karyotyping, FISH, PCR, microarray and NGS technologies. She has published over 50 peer-reviewed articles and owns 2 patents. In her spare time, Dr. Li enjoys dancing, cooking, sewing, and hiking.