Inside the Lab

Inside the Lab is ASCP’s podcast focusing on current topics showcasing the everyday laboratory professional and pathologist. The podcast’s goal is to generate thought-provoking discussions about topics relevant to the field of pathology and laboratory medicine.

Episodes will center on current topics, such as COVID-19, mentorship, burnout, retention of community practitioners, serology, patient care, and more to build awareness of the work of pathologists and laboratory professionals.

You can learn more about Inside the Lab here and check out our episodes below!

Credit Information

Each Inside the Lab episode is eligible for CME/CMLE credit. The links to claim credit will appear on this page.

Accreditation Statement: The American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education (CME) for physicians.

Credit Designation: ASCP designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.



Dan A. Milner, Jr. MD, MSc(Epi), FASCP


Kelly Swails, MT(ASCP)


Lotte Mulder, PhD


You can access every episode here!


Episode 26: Sometimes It’s a Zebra: Breast Pathology
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Guest Panelists:
Kirill Lyapichev, MD, FASCP
Deniz Peker, MD, FASCP

Episode 25: The Making of a BOC Exam
Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Guest Panelists:
Kathleen Finnegan, MS, MT(ASCP)SHCM
Karen A. Brown, MS, MASCP, MLS(ASCP)CM
Walter Oliveira, MASCP, MLS(ASCP)CMSI

Episode 24: Universal Cancer Screening
Tuesday, June 22, 2021
Guest Panelists:
Alarice Cheng-Yi Lowe, MD, FASCP
Jeff Gagan, MD, PhD
Maria Arcila, MD

Episode 23: Hemovigilance
Tuesday, June 8, 2021
Guest Panelists:
Chester Andrzejewski, MD, FASCP
Lynne O’Hearn, MT(ASCP)
Karl G. Stein, BB(ASCP)CM



Episode 22: Conflict in the Workplace: How Do You Deal with It?
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Guest Panelists:
Karim E. Sirgi, MD, MBA, FCAP
Marissa White, MD, FASCP
Paul Chiou, MPH, SCT(ASCP)CM


Episode 21: Mythbusting Death Certificates
Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Guest Panelists:
Wendy Lavezzi, MD, FASCP
Robert Padera, Jr., MD, PhD
Joneé M. Taylor, MD, MA
Alex K. Williamson, MD