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Melanie Chapman
Assistant Professor
School of Allied Health
SUGR 250
318-342-1699
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Melanie S Chapman, MEd
Assistant Professor, Medical Laboratory Science

Education

MEd

1992, Administration and Supervision
Northeast Louisiana University

BS

1983, Medical Technology
Northeast Louisiana University

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Biographical Sketch

I am certified by the American Society for Clinical Pathology as a medical laboratory scientist and licensed by Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners to practice in Louisiana.

Licensure & Certification

CLS- Generalist, Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners. (February 1995 - Present)
Medical Laboratory Scientist, American Society of Clinical Pathologists. (January 17 1984 - Present)
Clinical Laboratory Scientist, National Credentialing Agency for Laboratory Personnel. (January 1984 - August 31 2009)

Research Interests

My interests include hematology, medical microbiology, clinical chemistry, molecular diagnostics, immunology, immunohematology, urinalysis, mycology, parasitology, virology, phlebotomy, laboratory management and education.

Creative Works

Interprofessional Case Study fro AHEC, Interprofessional Case Study for AHEC 2016: Mr. Al Z. Heimer, Monroe LA. (October 2015).

Recent Publications

Chapman, M., Lasiter, J., Wisenor, D. (2016). ASCLS Today (pp. 6-7). McLean, VA: American Society for Clinical Laborator Science.
Chapman, M., Lasiter, J., Wisenor, D. (2016). ASCLS Today (pp. 4 and 6). McLean, VA: American Society for Clinical Laborator Science.
Rittenhouse-Olson, K., De Nardin, E. (2013). Contermporary Clinical Immunology and Serology. Upper Saddle, New Jersey: Pearson.

Awards & Honors

April 2017 LSCLS State Omicron Sigma ASCLS.

April 2009 State Omicron Sigma ASCLS.

April 2009 Educator of the Year.

April 2008 State Omicron Sigma ASCLS.

April 2007 State Omicron Sigma ASCLS.

April 2006 State Omicron Sigma ASCLS.

April 2005 State Omicron Sigma ASCLS.

Courses Taught

CLSC 1012Phlebotomy, 4 course(s)

CLSC 3016Seminar, 3 course(s)

CLSC 3022Immunology, 2 course(s)

CLSC 3027Immunohematology/Blood, 5 course(s)

CLSC 3028Tech Pro Blood Banking, 5 course(s)

CLSC 3038Blood Banking, 5 course(s)

CLSC 3040Cls Capstone, 1 course(s)

CLSC 4001Adv Lab Methods, 2 course(s)

CLSC 4011Phlebotomy Practicum, 2 course(s)

CLSC 4023Hematology III Pract, 1 course(s)

CLSC 4033Micro III Practicum, 1 course(s)

CLSC 4052Immhem II Practicum, 2 course(s)

CLSC 4053Immhem III Practicum, 1 course(s)

CLSC 4075Other Clsc Problems, 3 course(s)

MLSC 3010URINALYSIS AND BODY FLUIDS, 5 course(s)

MLSC 3020Hematology, 1 course(s)

MLSC 3022IMMUNOLOGY, 8 course(s)

MLSC 3027IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY & BLOOD, 7 course(s)

MLSC 3028TECH PROCEDURES-BLOOD BANKING, 6 course(s)

MLSC 3030MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY I, 1 course(s)

MLSC 3040MLSC LAB SCI CAPSTONE, 1 course(s)

MLSC 3042Hematology, 2 course(s)

MLSC 3043IMMUNOLOGY, 3 course(s)

MLSC 3044BLOOD BANKING, 1 course(s)

MLSC 4001Advanced Lab Methods, 1 course(s)

MLSC 4010LAB METHODS AND APPLICATIONS, 5 course(s)

MLSC 4011PHLEBOTOMY-PRACTICUM, 4 course(s)

MLSC 4022HEMATOLOGY II - PRACTICUM, 1 course(s)

MLSC 4032MICROBIOLOGY II-PRACTICUM, 3 course(s)

MLSC 4052IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY II-PRACTICUM, 11 course(s)

MLSC 4053IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY III-PRACTICUM, 9 course(s)

MLSC 4054IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY PRACTICUM, 2 course(s)

MLSC 4060MLS PROFESSIONALISM, 7 course(s)

MLSC 4062LAB OPS, 1 course(s)