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Kellie Brown, MLS (ASCP)

Medical Laboratory Scientist 


ASCP certified Medical Laboratory Scientist. Five years of  experience with high volume and high complexity testing at UCLA Medical Center's Core Laboratory. Excellent communicator and problem-solver. Passionate teacher and trainer. 

Work experience

Aug 2010Present

Clinical Laboratory Scientist

UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center
  • Analyzed blood and body fluid samples to provide accurate results to patient care specialists.
  • Specialized in Hematology and Toxicology.
  • Can operate and maintain the following analytical instruments: 

    Sysmex XE5000, SP1000, DM96 Cellavision, Abbott Architect i2000, Roche Cobas Integra 400.

  • Routinely identified and reported abnormal cells in blood and body fluid.
  • Used  HPLC systems to measure immunosuppressants in blood.

  • Worked with Meditech and CareConnect LIS systems
  • Able to effectively explain laboratory findings and processes with other healthcare providers. 
  • Trained students and colleagues in laboratory testing, theory, and practice.

UCLA Emergency Response Team Member

UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center

Member of a select team to be on call in the event of an Ebola patient or other highly infectious agent.

  • Participated in ongoing advanced PPE and Hazmat training. 
  • Able to safely and accurately perform blood testing in isolation.
  • Helped to train others in basic infection prevention



Clinical Rotation

Ronald Regan UCLA Medical Center

 Hands-on laboratory training in the departments of Hematology, Toxicology, Virology, Medical Microbiology, Serology, Parasitology , Clinical Chemistry, Urinalysis, and Immunohematology. Done in conjunction with extensive coursework to prepare for Medical Technologist licencing board exam.


Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology

California State Univeristy, Dominguez Hills