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Laboratory Enthusiast.

Marisa K. James, MLS(ASCP)CM
Age: 35 | North Kansas City, MO

Began Her Career: As a Clinical Laboratory Science Generalist at North Kansas City Hospital which led her to pursue a Master of Arts Degree in Higher Education Administration.

Promoted To: Program Director of the School of Clinical Laboratory Science at the same hospital where her career began and where she spent her Clinical Internship a mere 3 ½ years earlier.

Passionate About: Laboratory Science, teaching students, and learning as much as she possibly can.