Dr. April Harkins, associate professor of clinical laboratory science, and 2012 clinical laboratory science graduate Cuifen Li were recognized for scientific poster presentations at the annual meeting of the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science.
Dr. April Harkins won the Professional Category Scientific Poster Award at the annual meeting for her poster “Analysis of Adhesive and Biofilm Abilities of Non-Albicans Candida.” Harkins has won this national award three times in five years. The award was presented in July in Los Angeles.
Cuifen Li won the Undergraduate Category Scientific Poster Award for her poster “VerifyNow® P2Y12 Test in Clopidrogrel and Aspirin Combination Therapy.” The award was presented in July in Los Angeles. This is the third time in the past four years that a Marquette CLLS undergraduate has won this national honor.