EDITORS AND REVIEWERS

EDITORS-IN-CHIEF

Nader Rifai, PhD
Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School
Louis Joseph Gay-Lussac Chair in Laboratory Medicine
Director of Clinical Chemistry, Boston Children’s Hospital
Boston, MA, USA
Christina Ellervik, MD, PhD, DMSci
Assistant Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School
Associate Director of Clinical Chemistry, Boston Children’s Hospital
Boston, MA, USA
Associate Professor of Clinical Chemistry, University of Copenhagen
Copenhagen, Denmark

Editors

General Lab Medicine
Clinical Chemistry
Laboratory Genomics
Microbiology
Christina Ellervik, MD, PhD, DMSci
Christina Ellervik, MD, PhD, DMSci
Linnea Baudhuin, PhD, FACMG
Blake Buchan, PhD
Danyel Tacker, PhD, DABCC, FAACC
Danyel Tacker, PhD, DABCC, FAACC
Christina Lockwood, PhD, DABCC, DABMGG
Derrick Chen, MD
Heather M. Mason-Suares, PhD, FACMG
Ingibjorg Hilmarsdottir, MD
Transfusion Medicine
Hematology & Coagulation
Clinical Immunology
Previous Editors
Kerry O’Brien, MD
Stephanie Mathews, MD
Melissa Snyder. PhD
Romney Humphries, PhD, DABMM (Microbiology)
Edward Yoon, MD
Kristian Schafernak, MD
Karen Quillen, MD, MPH (Transfusion Medicine)
Nicole V. Tolan, PhD, DABCC (Clinical Chemistry)
Jude M. Abadie, PhD, DABCC, FAACC (Clinical Chemistry)
AACC Liaison
NEJM Group Liaison
Area9 Liaison
Dennis Harris
Michelle Hache
Hayat Feghaly

AUTHORS

General Lab Medicine

R. Neill Carey, PhD, FACB
Retired Member, AACC, Emeritus
Salisbury, MD, USA
Carl C. Garber, PhD, FACB
AACC member, emeritus
Lititz, PA
Stephen R. Master, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Steven Cotten, PhD, DABCC
Assistant Professor in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Joshua Hayden, PhD, DABCC, FACB
Chief of Chemistry
Norton Healthcare
Louisville, KY USA
Shannon Haymond, PhD
Director Clinical and Mass Spectrometry Laboratories
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL, USA
Allan C Deacon BSc, PhD, FRCPath
Consultant Clinical Scientist (Retired)
Bedford Hospital
Bedford UK
David Koch, PhD, DABCC, FAACC
Professor of Pathology
Emory University
Atlanta, GA, USA
Tahir Pillay, MBChB, PhD, FRCPath, FCPath
Professor
University of Pretoria
Ed Randell, PhD (Memorial), DCC, FCACB
Professor of Laboratory Medicine
Eastern Health
Canada
Ping Wang, PhD, DABCC, FAACC
Director of Clinical Chemistry and Core Laboratory
Hospital of University of Pennsylvania
Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
Sedef Yenice, PhD
Professor of Biochemistry and Clinical Laboratory Medicine
Group Florence Nightingale Hospitals Limited

Clinical Chemistry

David Alter, MD, DABCC
Clinical Professor of Pathology MSU-CHM
Clinical/Chemical Pathologist
Spectrum Health Regional Laboratory
Grand Rapids, MI, USA
Roa Harb, MD
Director, Clinical Chemistry Laboratory
Yale New Haven Hospital
New Haven, CT, USA
Khusbu Patel, PhD, DABCC, FAACC
Assistant Professor of Pathology
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Associate Director, Chemistry & Metabolics
Children's Medical Center
Dallas, TX, USA
Jude M. Abadie, PhD, DABCC(C&T), FACB
Chief and Director
Core Laboratory, Reference and Special High Complexity Testing Laboratories
Toxicology Laboratory, and ED-Laboratory
Chief, Molecular Diagnostics
Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio TX, USA
Paul Jannetto, PhD, DABCC, FAACC, M.T (ASCP)
Metals Laboratory Director
Clinical and Forensic Toxicology Laboratory Director
Clinical Mass Spectrometry Laboratory Director
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN, USA
Roy Peake, PhD
Instructor in Pathology
Harvard Medical School
Associate Director of Clinical Chemistry
Boston Children’s Hospital
Boston, MA, USA
Roger L. Bertholf, PhD
Professor of Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
Medical Director of Clinical Chemistry
Houston Methodist Hospital
Houston, TX, USA
Paul Johnson, PhD, MBA, DABCC
Associate Professor
Department of Clinical Laboratory Science
SUNY Upstate Medical University
Syracuse, NY, USA
Ana-Maria Simundic, PhD, EuSpLM
Professor in Medical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine
Director of Department of Medical Laboratory Diagnostics
University hospital Sveti Duh
Zagreb, Croatia
Darci R. Block, PhD, DABCC
Consultant Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN, USA
Erin Kaleta, PhD, DABCC
Assistant Director
Clinical Chemistry Director
Infectious Disease Serology and Urinalysis
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Mayo Clinic
Scottsdale, AZ, USA
Rav Sodi, PhD, CSci, EuSpLM, FRCPath
Honorary Lecturer, Lancaster Medical School
University of Lancaster
Consultant Clinical Biochemist and Head of Department
Royal Lancaster Infirmary and Furness
General Hospital, UHMBT, Lancaster
Lancaster, UK
Lynn A. Brunelle, Ph.D., DABCC, FACB
Laboratory Director
Mayo Medical Laboratories New England
Andover, MA
Mark Albert Marzinke, PhD, DABCC, FAACC
Associate Professor, Departments of Pathology and Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Director, Preanalytics and General Chemistry, Johns Hopkins Hospital
Director, Clinical Pharmacology Analytical Laboratory, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD, USA
Christine Snozek, PhD, DABCC, FAACC
Assistant Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Director of Chemistry
Co-director of Point-of-care Testing and Support Services
Mayo Clinic
Scottsdale, AZ, USA
Jessica M Colón-Franco, PhD, DABCC
Head of Clinical Biochemistry
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH, USA
Christopher McCudden, PhD, DABCC, NRCC, FAACC
Assistant Professor
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Ottawa
Ottawa, Canada
Brenda Suh-Lailam, PhD, DABCC, FAACC
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Director of Clinical Chemistry and Point-of-Care Testing
Director of Quality, Department of Pathology
Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
Chicago, IL, USA
Mari L. DeMarco, PhD, DABCC, FAACC, FCACB
Clinical Associate Professor & Clinical Chemist
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of British Columbia & Providence Health Care
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Robert Nerenz, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
Lebanon, NH, USA
Danyel Tacker, PhD, DABCC, FAACC
Associate Professor and Director of Clinical Chemistry
West Virginia University Health Science Center and Hospital
Morgantown, WV, USA
Joe M. El-Khoury, PhD, DABCC, FAACC
Co-Director, Clinical Chemistry
Yale-New Haven Hospital
Assistant Professor of Laboratory Medicine
Yale University
New Haven, CT, USA
Jason Y. Park, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pathology
Eugene McDermott Center for Human Growth and Development
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX, USA
Nicole V. Tolan, PhD, DABCC
Associate Medical Director, Clinical Chemistry
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Assistant professor in Pathology, Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
David S. Hage, PhD
Hewett University Professor
Chemistry Department
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, NE, USA
Laura Parnas, PhD, DABCC, FAACC
Sr. Scientific Affairs Manager, Non-Cardiac
Roche Diagnostics
Livermore, CA, USA
William E. Winter, MD
Professor, Departments of Pathology, Immunology & Laboratory Medicine, Pediatrics, and Molecular Genetics & Microbiology
Director, University of Florida Health Pathology Laboratories Endocrine Autoantibody Laboratory
Jacksonville, Florida, USA

Laboratory Genomics

Jude M. Abadie, PhD, DABCC(C&T), FACB
Chief and Director
Core Laboratory, Reference and Special High Complexity Testing Laboratories
Toxicology Laboratory, and ED-Laboratory
Chief, Molecular Diagnostics
Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio TX, USA
Ashley Hagiya, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology, USC Keck School of Medicine
Co-Director Flow Cytometry Section, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Ann Moyer, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Co-Director, Personalized Genomics Laboratory
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN, USA
Linnea Baudhuin, PhD, FACMG
Associate Professor of Laboratory Medicine
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN, USA
Christina Lockwood, PhD, DABCC, DABMGG
Associate Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine
Associate Director, Genetics and Solid Tumor Diagnostics Laboratory
Seattle, WA, USA
Avni Santani, PhD, FACMG
Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology
Perelman School of Medicine,
University of Pennsylvania
Director - Clinical Laboratories, Strategic Partnerships and Innovation
Center for Applied Genomics
Director – Division of Genomic Diagnostics
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Christine Chung, MD
Post-doctoral Fellow
Center for Applied Genomics
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Eric Loo, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Lebanon, NH, USA
Christine Schmotzer, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Case Western Reserve University
Associate Division Chief, Clinical Pathology
Director of Clinical Chemistry, Immunology, and Point of Care Testing
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
Cleveland, OH, USA
Anne B.S. Giersch, PhD, FACMG
Assistant Professor of Pathology,
Harvard Medical School
Associate Director of Cytogenetics,
Center for Advanced Molecular Diagnostics,
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, MA, USA
Heather Mason-Suares, PhD, FACMG
Assistant Professor of Pathology,
Harvard Medical School
Associate Director of Cytogenetics,
Center for Advanced Molecular Diagnostics,
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, MA, USA
Hoi-Ying (Elsie) Yu, PhD, DABCC, FAACC
System Director
Chemistry, Toxicology and Point-of-Care Testing
Danville, PA, USA

Microbiology

Neil Anderson, MD
Assistant Professor
Washington University School of Medicine
Assistant Director of Clinical Microbiology
Barnes Jewish Hospital
Saint Louis, MO, USA
Marc Roger Couturier, Ph.D., D(ABMM)
Associate Professor of Pathology
University of Utah
Medical Director
ARUP Laboratories
Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Ingibjörg Hilmarsdottir, MD
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Medicine
University of Iceland
Consultant Microbiologist
Department of Microbiology
Landspitali-University Hospital of Iceland
Reykjavik, Iceland
Blake W. Buchan, PhD, D(ABMM)
Associate Professor, Dept. of Pathology
Medical College of Wisconsin
Associate Director, Clinical Microbiology
Wisconsin Diagnostic Laboratories
Milwaukee, WI, USA
Derrick Chen, MD
Assistant Professor and Medical Director of Clinical Microbiology
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Madison, WI, USA
Blaine Mathison, BS, M(ASCP)
ARUP Institute for Clinical and Experimental Pathology
ARUP Laboratories
Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Giuseppe Lippi, MD
Full Professor of Clinical Biochemistry,
University of Verona
Director, Service of Laboratory Medicine,
University Hospital of Verona
Verona, Italy

Hematology & Coagulation

Fiona Craig, MD
Professor Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
Division Hematopathology
Department Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
Mayo Clinic Arizona,
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Jonathan Galeotti, MD, MS
Associate Professor, University of North Carolina
Division of Hematopathology, UNC Hospitals
Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Stephanie Matthews, MD
Assistant Professor, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Giuseppe Lippi, MD
Full Professor of Clinical Biochemistry,
University of Verona
Director, Service of Laboratory Medicine,
University Hospital of Verona
Verona, Italy

Transfusion Medicine

Alex Carterson, MD, PhD
Global Medical Director
Abbott Transfusion Medicine
Abbott Park, IL, USA
Karen Quillen, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine and Laboratory Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine
Boston, MA, USA
Edward Yoon, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Associate Director - Blood Bank/Transfusion Medicine
Temple University Hospital
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Kerry O'Brien, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Harvard Medical School
Cambridge, MA, USA
Medical Director Blood Bank and Clinical Pathology Residency Program Director
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA, USA

Clinical Immunology

Melissa R. Snyder, PhD
Association Professor, Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN, USA
Lusia Sepiashvili, PhD, DABCC
Assistant Professor
University of Toronto
The Hospital for Sick Children
Toronto, ON

REVIEWERS & BETA TESTERS

Bilal Abid
Patrick Cresencian Mathias
Anne Giersch
Matthew Karafin
Greg Miller
Thomas Adams
Bridgit Crews
Thomas Gniadek
Yachana Kataria
John Mills
Jose Aguirre
Andrew Davison
Mark Gonzalez
Staci Keene
Michael Milone
Alicia Algeciras-Schimnich
Lawrence De Koning
Russ Grant
Mark Kellogg
Ann Misch
Naif Almontashiri
Sarah Delaney
Stephen Grinnell
Emma Kelso
Ann Moyer
Neil Anderson
Didem Demirbas Cakici
Ferry Hagen
Michelle Khieu
Vijayalakshmi Nandakumar
Matthew Auten
Jane Dickerson
Ole-Petter Riksfjord Hamnvik
Hana Klassen Vakili
Zhiyv (Neal) Niu
Le Aye
Anh Dinh
Charles Hawker
Clarie Knezevic
Andrew Norgan
Burak Bahar
Robert Dufour
Shannon Haymond
Krisztian Kovacs
Michelle Parker
Alexis A. Beauvais
Lora Dukic
Phillip Heaton
Larry Kricka
Bryce Pasko
Anders Berg
Ashley Eckel
Nicholas Heger
Amy Kritzer
Roy Peake
Marc Berg
Susan Farrel
Christopher Hergott
William Lainhart
Irina Perjar
Lori Bourassa
Sheng Feng
Andrew Hoofnagle
Felix Leung
William Phipps
Alexandra Bryson
Martin Fleisher
Vanessa Horner
Giuseppe Lippi
Orah Platt
Janne Cadamuro
Chris Florkowski
Gary Horowitz
Yevgeniy Linnik
Jennifer Powers
Graham Carter
Ithiel Frame
Clay Huddleston
Shawn Lockhart
Adam Ptolemy
Rossa Chiu
Joel France
Jeffrey Jacobsen
Eric Loo
Vanja Radisic
Jennifer Colby
Leifur Franzson
Petr Jarolim
Kyle Lund
Jane Rand
Meaghan Colling
Deborah French
Nimesh Jayasuria
Stephen Master
Brian Rappold
Lauren Ann Cooper
Anna Fuezery
Kendal J. Jensen
Michael Mbughuni
Ryan F. Relich
Erin Conboy
Kornelia Galior
Graham Jones
Andrew McFaddin
Lance Rodan
Jensyn Cone
Reyhan Gedik
Sarah Jung
Kelsey McIntyre
Steve Roper
Steven Cotten
Jonathan Genzen
Justin Juskewitch
Nathan McLamb
Ross Rowsey
David Sacks
Kim Starr
Stefani Thomas
Clayton Wilbern
Emily Ryan
Hasan Samra
Frederick Strathmann
Jessica Tomsula
William Winter
Yan Zheng
Kwabena Sarpong
Jeremiah Stromich
Christina Austin Tse
Leora Witkowski
Xin Yi
Ganna Shestakova
Catherine Sturgeon
Katherine Turner
Carl Wittwer
Jasmine A. Steele
Melissa Snyder
Qian Sun
Ping Wang
Stephanie Wright
Bentley B. Rodrigue
Lori Sokoll
Jill Tate
Joesph Wiencek
Barbara Zehnbauer
Stan Lo
Walla Al-Hertani
Alexander Gross
Temitope Kehinde
Mar Kristjansson
Anna S. Thorisdottir
Ezekial Cain
Randi Sullivan
Kayla Neitzel
Mackenzie Kuklinski
Lindsay Wright
Paige Rohloff
Toni Ann Buchanan
Glenn Palomaki
Roshini Abraham
Tom Alexander
Jørgen K Kanters
Kristian Schafernak
Deborah Marsden
Jeffrey Meeusen
Martha Stackhouse
Tara Kelly
Jessica Warren
Najia Hammououali
William Phipps
David Colantonio
Matt Auten
Andy Hoofnagle
Katie Turner
Ayodele Adelanwa
Diane Panizza
Zhicheng Jin
Paul A. Christensen
Rongrong Huang
Stephen Roper
Joshua Baker
Sarah Drawz
Samuel C. Sponaugle
Talal Hilal
Regina Kwon
Kendal Jensen
Kelsey McIntire
Sophonie Jean
Viji Nandakumar Nandakumar
Dan Babu
Janne Rand
Andres E. Mindiola Romero

DISCLOSURE SUMMARY

All individuals involved in the planning, development and/or implementing this program were required to disclose whether they (or an immediate family member) have any relevant financial relationships with a commercial interest. No individuals involved in the planning, development, and/or implementation of this program disclosed any relevant financial relationships, and no conflicts of interest were identified.