PATHOLOGY VISIONS 2014 PRESENTER
Biography: Elizabeth Chlipala is an Owning Partner, at Premier Laboratory, LLC, a contract histology laboratory in Longmont, Colorado, since 2003. She has thirty years experience working in laboratories and hospitals, doing both clinical and nonclinical histology and immunohistochemistry. She is a member of National Society of Histotechnologists, American Society of Clinical Pathologists, Colorado Society of Histotechnologists, Colorado Bioscience Association, and Digital Pathology Association. She currently serves as a board member and the CFO of the Digital Pathology Association, the Awards Chairperson for the National Society for Histotechnology and a board member of the Colorado Bioscience Institute Educational Committee. Elizabeth is an accomplished, knowledgeable and sought after speaker, speaking at over 70 conventions, symposiums, annual meetings and teleconferences, since 1986. Her speaking engagements have included topics in histology, pathology, quality assurance, immunohistochemistry and digital pathology. Elizabeth has received numerous awards, including Illinois Society for Histotechnology – Technologist of the year (1993), National Society for Histotechnology – Dako Award for Excellence in Standardization of the IHC Techniques (2006) and Biogenix Award for Standardization in Immunohistochemistry (2006). Elizabeths education includes a BS in Biology from Oakland University in Michigan and the William Beaumont Hospital School of Histotechnology for HTL(ASCP) and QIHC(ASCP) certifications.