The College of Veterinary Medicine joins the American
Society for Clinical Pathology in celebrating the 36th annual
National Medical Laboratory Professionals Week, April 24-30, 2011 recognizing
the work of all laboratory research support services personnel in the CVM.
National Medical Laboratory Professionals Week (NMLPW)
recognizes the work of the medical laboratory scientists who perform the tests
that influence more than 70 percent of the medical decisions our veterinarians
make as well as helping to provide the data required by our veterinary
scientists for research progress. With public demand for the assurance of
quality health care growing, these team members play an important role in the
diagnosis and prevention of disease. The CVM wishes to recognize and
thank all lab technicians, managers, research assistants, support staff and
shared resources support staff for their continued contributions to our
NMLPW is sponsored by the American Society for Clinical
Pathology and is celebrated the last full week of April each year.