Dana Bostic, a graduate of Armstrong’s Medical Lab Sciences program, was recently selected as one of the Top Five of the American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) 2016 40 Under Forty Honorees at ASCP’s annual meeting in Las Vegas, which was held Sept. 14-16. Each year ASCP recognizes 40 members under the age of 40 whose achievements and leadership qualities are making a significant impact on the fields of pathology and laboratory medicine.
Currently a clinical coordinator for the Clinical Laboratory Science program at Devry University in Phoenix, Ariz., Bostic has over 14 years of experience working in infectious disease testing, blood banking, staff training, classroom instruction and laboratory management. As a certified medical laboratory scientist, she has worked in a variety of positions in healthcare, biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries.
Internationally, ASCP is the largest membership organization for professionals in the pathology and medical science fields with the mission to provide excellence in education, certification and advocacy on behalf of patients, pathologists and laboratory professionals across the globe. Each Top Five awardee is granted funds to attend ASCP’s annual meeting and is honored during the ASCP Leaders Lunch. This year’s honorees will also be presented in the “40 Under Forty” feature in the October 2016 issue of ASCP’s quarterly magazine, Critical Values.
Armstrong offers a B.S. in Medical Laboratory Sciences and is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science.