Editors Recognized


October 1, 2011

AACC President Ann Gronowski presented the 11 founding and long-time editors of Lab Tests Online with an award to recognize the thousands of hours that they have volunteered over the last 10 years to set the tone and establish the standards for the website's award-winning content.

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The 11 editors include eight who are still active on the Editorial Review Board and three who are retired from the Board. The names of those who are retired are preceded with an asterisk * below.

D. Robert Dufour, MD
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, VA Medical Center
Professor of Pathology, George Washington University Medical Center
Washington, DC
Affiliation: American Association for Clinical Chemistry

Roberta B. Carey, PhD
Director, Laboratory Quality Management Program
CDC National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases
Atlanta, GA
Affiliation: American Society for Microbiology

Anthony Kurec, MS, DLM (ASCP)
Administrator, University Pathologists Laboratories, LLP
SUNY Upstate Medical University
Syracuse, NY
Affiliation: Clinical Laboratory Management Association

Elissa Passiment, EdM, CLS(NCA)
ASCLS, Executive Vice President, Washington, DC
Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Laboratory Science University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Affiliation: American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science

Roberta G. Reed, PhD, FACB
Independent Consultant
Phoenix, AZ
Affiliation: American Association for Clinical Chemistry

*Susan Evans, PhD
Vice President, Corporate Strategy, Beckman Coulter
Lab Tests Online Editorial Board Service: Jan 2001 – Mar 2002

*David N. Sundwall, MD
Professor, Public Health,  University of Utah School of Medicine
Lab Tests Online Editorial Board Service: Jan 2001 - Dec 2004
Affiliation: American Clinical Laboratory Association

*Shirley L. Welch, PhD, DABCC, FACB
Director of Chemistry, Kaiser Permanente, NW, Portland, OR
Affiliation: American Association for Clinical Chemistry
Lab Tests Online Editorial Board Service: Jan 2001 - Dec 2009

Bette Jamieson, MEd, S.H. (ASCP)
Educational Coordinator, Pathology Department Children's Hospital, Denver, CO
Affiliation: American Society for Clinical Pathology

William E. Schreiber, MD
Consultant Pathologist, Vancouver General Hospital
Professor, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Affiliation: American Society for Clinical Pathology

Patrick St. Louis, PhD, Dip CC
Laboratory Director
MDS Pharma Services Central Lab, Ontario, Canada
Affiliation: Canadian Society of Clinical Chemists

Founding and long-time editors with AACC President