TRALI Mitigation, Platelets Transfusion, role of HLA/HNA/HPA in transfusion reactions, Red Blood Cells Genotyping
Technical and Managerial Director of the Histocompatibility, Immune-Hematology/Reference and Relationship Testing Laboratories.
HLA Director-in-Training & HLA Associate Director
Technical Supervision of the HLA and the Molecular Diagnostics Laboratories.
Laboratory daily operations, staff management, cases and result review. Supervised tests: HLA tissue typing (SSOP), CDC Crossmatch, Flow Crossmatch, HLA Disease Association, Factor-II & Factor-V Mutations, CMV/BKV/EBV virus load (by q-PCR), GC-Clamidia, HIV, HBV, HCV, HPV
HLA/Flow Cytometry/Molecular Diagnostics Laboratories
HLA tissue typing (SSOP), CDC Crossmatch, Flow Crossmatch, HLA Disease Association, Diagnostic Flow Cytometry, Factor-II & Factor-V Mutations, CMV/BKV/EBV virus load (by q-PCR), GC-Clamidia, HIV, HBV, HCV, HPV.
Ph.D. Student: BCR signalling in survival and cell death in Leukemia and Lymohoma
Research Associate: Drug discovery in Leukemia & Lymphoma
Ph.D. Student: BCR Signalling in survival and Cell Death in Leukemia & Lymphoma
Medical Technologist: Diagnostics Flow Cytometry
Medical Technologist: HLA typing (SSP), Diagnostic Flow Cytometry, Stem Cell Processing, Molecular Biology.
Research Associate: B-Cell Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Survival Signaling and Programmed Cell Death.
Histology & Embryology Fellowship
University Thesis preparation
Histocompatibility & Relationship Testing
ASHI COMMITTE CHAIR
Proficiency testing Committee
ASHI ACCREDITED INSPECTOR
Several years experience as technical and financial director of clinical laboratories. Management of technical personnel & budget design.
Experience in both Hospital and Blood Center environment. Knowledgeable with FDA, AABB, CAP, ASHI, NYSDOH, etc.
Creates continuing education programs in Cellular and Molecular Immunology for clinical and research programs and laboratories.
Several years experience presenting in national and international meetings. Lecturer for grand rounds, transplant programs and pathology residents. Extensive experience as medical technologists and students trainer.
Clinical Research, Test Development and Optimization, Validation design and execution, SOP writer and validator.
Organized, maintained and graded PTs.
HLA tissue typing for related/unrelated Stem Cell Transplantation, Solid Organ Transplantation and Disease Association.
STRs detection and analysis for Chimerism Monitoring and Relationship Testing
Quantitative detection of viral loads in plasma and other body fluids
Employing my extensive technical, analytic and creative expertise in the fields of Transplant Immunology, Flow Cytometry, Molecular Diagnostics and Molecular Biology.
Employing my expertise as Director of a Transplant Immunology Laboratory to meet and exceed the standards of quality and patient care.
Employing my expertise as Director of a Relationship testing Laboratory to meet and exceed the standards of quality and the expectation of clients.
My daily goal is to ensure quality and safety in the clinical laboratories and to ensure a high standard of care and services for all our patients and clients.
Name and contact info of references are given upon request.