Hardworking Histologist with expertise histology and multiple laboratory skills. Looking for a position with potential for career advancement.
Attention to detail
Team player but can work alone as well
02/2013 to Current
Histology TechnicianSummit Pathology － Loveland, COI have embedded all types of tissue such as needle cores, skins and large breast tissue. Currently I am a primary cutter. My turn out numbers are high with little to no errors. I am able to perform duties using the Dako Special Stainer and IHC Benchmark XT and Ulta. I have a lot of experience trouble shooting the Benchmark Ultas. I am able to decontaminate the machines as well as make prep kit antibodies. Experience with tissue processing on Sakura VIP 5 systems. Assisted in writing SOP's.
02/2012 to 09/2012
Non Gyn Cytology Summit Pathology － Loveland, COI would process non-gyn samples and create thin preps and histology cell blocks if adequate sample. Also ran paps generating cytology slides.
02/2010 to 02/2012
Laboratory AssistantSummit Pathology － Loveland, COAccession incoming specimens. Organized blocks and slides. Cleaned stocked and kept the gross room in order. Loaded blocks on Sakura VIP 5 processors. Started and established lab aid position at NCMC hospital. Assisted pathologist with slides for FNA and frozen sections.
Education and Training
Histology ProgramHarford Community College － Bel Air, MD, United StatesCompleted the 10 month course required to take the HTL certification program.
BiologyNew Mexico State University － Las Cruces, NM, United States