Dr Karen Talia is an anatomical pathologist with expertise in gynaecological pathology and cytopathology. She completed a Fellowship in Cytopathology at VCS in 2002 and has subsequently worked in both private practice and public teaching hospitals in Melbourne, where she is involved in Anatomical Pathology Registrar teaching. Dr Talia has served as the State Councillor for the Australian Society of Cytology from 2016 - 2019. She has published in international peer-reviewed journals in the field of gynaecological pathology.