Accreditation

The laboratory is accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) and certified by the Department of Health and Human Services Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA).  The laboratory also maintains current licenses and registrations required by state and local regulations and clients; including the State of California Department of Health Clinical Laboratory License. 

The professional staff members are certified by the American Board of Medical Genetics in the disciplines of Clinical Biochemical Genetics, Clinical Molecular Genetics and Clinical Cytogenetics.  The professional staff members hold memberships to several societies including the American College of Medical Genetics (ACMG) and the American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG). 

The laboratory technical staff members are certified by the American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) in the field of Cytogenetics, Molecular Genetics, Laboratory Science and Histology.  The technical staff members hold memberships in professional societies such as the Association of Genetic Technologists (AGT), Association of Molecular Pathologists (AMP) and the American Association of Clinical Chemistry (AACC).

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