BJ Magnani, PhD, MD
BJ Magnani, PhD, MD, FCAP, whose fascination with toxicology led to a career in pathology and laboratory medicine, is Professor of Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Emerita at Tufts University School of Medicine and author of the Dr. Lily Robinson thriller series about a poison-savvy physician recruited by the U.S. government as a covert assassin. Fictional works include Lily Robinson and the Art of Secret Poisoning (nVision Press), The Queen of All Poisons, The Power of Poison, and A Message in Poison (Encircle Publications). Previously, Dr. Magnani was Chair of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Tufts Medical Center/Tufts University School of Medicine and Chair of the College of American Pathologists Toxicology Committee. She has been named a Top Doctor in Boston magazine, an Exceptional Woman in Medicine by Castle Connelly, and one of the Top 100 Most Influential Laboratory Medicine Professionals in the World by The Pathologist. Proceeds from her novels help women receive free breast and cervical cancer screening.