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Accomplished & Advancing.

Patrick A. Reese, HTL(ASCP)CMQIHC
Age: 31 | Boone, NC

Education: Studied Biology at the University of North Carolina-Greensboro and holds a bachelor's degree in science.

Began: Working in histology as an embedding technician.

Current Responsibilities: Laboratory Manager for Boone Dermatology Clinic PA in Boone, North Carolina.

Accomplishments: Earned his QIHC, and is HT (ASCP) and HTL certified. Conducted several NSH webinars for continuing education for his lab and partner labs across the country, and is a lab week webinar presenter. Designed and instituted a histopathology laboratory for a large dermatology practice and authored all policies and procedures, selected all equipment/instruments and serves as Quality Management Coordinator of pathology laboratory operations. Now a NSH Health and Safety Committee member, Patrick has achieved this impressive body of work in less than four years.