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Operator: 410-543-6000

Otto, Catherine

Faculty, Medical Laboratory Science, Health Sciences
Devilbiss Science Hall (DH) 302
410-543-6364 or ext 36364
cnottosalisburyedu



Courses  []

2014 Fall

  • MDTC 300-010 PRINC OF MEDICAL LAB SCIENCE
    Introduction to medical laboratory science, including use of laboratory equipment, microscopy, spectrophotometry, safety, ethics, diagnostic and prognostic use of testing, specimen collection and handling, statistics, quality assurance, quality control and methods comparison, lab math, lab computerization, professional communication methods, and methods in research design/practice with emphasis on evaluation of published laboratory science research. Prerequisites: Admission to the major or permission of instructor. Three hours lecture, three hours laboratory per week.
  • MDTC 401-010 HEMATOLOGY II
    Lymphomas, leukemias, myeloproliferative and myelo-dysplastic syndromes, plasma cell dyscrasias, special hematology procedures and hemostasis. Topics include cytochemical staining, coagulation assays, bleeding disorders, body fluid analysis and quality control. Prerequisites: MDTC 301 or permission of instructor. Three hours lecture, three hours laboratory per week.

2015 Spring

  • GEOG 550-701 TOPICS IN GEOGRAPHY
    Analysis of a selected systematic/regional topic to be entered on the student’s transcript. May be taken three times for credit under different subtitles. May be offered for undergraduate or graduate credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor. Three hours per week.
  • MDTC 301-010 HEMATOLOGY I
    Hematopoiesis, red blood cell production and destruction, nonneoplastic leukocyte disorders and lupus erythematosus; blood cell metabolism and hemoglobin synthesis. Laboratory focuses on normal/abnormal patient differentiation using CBC, microscopic analysis and clinical correlations. Prerequisite: MDTC 300 and 331 or permission of instructor. Three hours lecture, three hours laboratory per week.
  • MDTC 402-010 HEMATOLOGY III
    Advanced instruction and laboratory experience in hematology and coagulation. Lecture and laboratory conducted in a clinical laboratory under the supervision of registered laboratory scientists. Students apply knowledge of prerequisite coursework to the daily operation of the hematology laboratory. Prerequisites: MDTC 301, 401. Five hours lecture, 35 hours laboratory per week.
  • MDTC 402-020 HEMATOLOGY III
    Advanced instruction and laboratory experience in hematology and coagulation. Lecture and laboratory conducted in a clinical laboratory under the supervision of registered laboratory scientists. Students apply knowledge of prerequisite coursework to the daily operation of the hematology laboratory. Prerequisites: MDTC 301, 401. Five hours lecture, 35 hours laboratory per week.
  • MDTC 402-030 HEMATOLOGY III
    Advanced instruction and laboratory experience in hematology and coagulation. Lecture and laboratory conducted in a clinical laboratory under the supervision of registered laboratory scientists. Students apply knowledge of prerequisite coursework to the daily operation of the hematology laboratory. Prerequisites: MDTC 301, 401. Five hours lecture, 35 hours laboratory per week.
  • MDTC 402-040 HEMATOLOGY III
    Advanced instruction and laboratory experience in hematology and coagulation. Lecture and laboratory conducted in a clinical laboratory under the supervision of registered laboratory scientists. Students apply knowledge of prerequisite coursework to the daily operation of the hematology laboratory. Prerequisites: MDTC 301, 401. Five hours lecture, 35 hours laboratory per week.
  • MDTC 461-610 ORGANIZ & MANAG OF LAB
    Lecture and practical applications of theories of management and administration to the organization of the clinical laboratory. A unit on education including educational theory, adult education and continuing education. Students prepare written reports on projects concerning these topics throughout the course. Topics include medicolegal issues, impacts of federal regulations on health care, and budget and finance. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. Two hours lecture.

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Awards, Scholarship & Creative Works:  []

Article(s)

Golemboski, K., Otto, C.N., & Morris, S. 
(2013). 
Using Performance Tasks Employing IOM Patient Safety Competencies to Introduce Quality Improvement Processes in Medical Laboratory Science Education. 
Clinical Laboratory Science, 
26(4), 
205-211. 
Morris, S., Otto, C.N., & Golemboski, K. 
(2013). 
Improving Patient Safety & Healthcare Quality in the 21st Century -- Competencies Required of Future Medical Laboratory Science Practitioners. 
Clinical Laboratory Science, 
26(4), 
200-204. 
Otto, C.N. 
(2011). 
Patient Safety & the Medical Laboratory Using the IOM Aims. 
Clinical Laboratory Science, 
24(2), 
108-113. 
Otto, C.N. 
(2011). 
Patient Safety & the Medical Laboratory: An Introduction. 
Clinical Laboratory Science, 
24(2), 
105-107. 

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