Employee of the Year: Venicia Owens

Employee of the Year: Venicia Owens

Venicia Owens didn’t plan to become a medical lab technician. “I kind of stumbled upon it,” she says, “though now I wouldn’t trade it for anything in the world.” Growing up in Chicago, Owens loved interior decorating and thought she would pursue a career in that...
Three Black Americans Who Made Medical Laboratories Possible

Three Black Americans Who Made Medical Laboratories Possible

It’s African American History Month, and, here at LifeBrite Laboratories, we’re looking back and paying tribute to some of the many Black scientists and doctors whose work made medical laboratories possible. Their insights, innovations, and advances equip LifeBrite...
Pharmacogenomics and Cardiovascular Medicines

Pharmacogenomics and Cardiovascular Medicines

While COVID-19 rightly remains the focus of national healthcare news, heart disease is still the leading cause of death. Your patients with cardiovascular diseases — especially heart failure, coronary artery disease, cardiomyopathies, and pulmonary hypertension — may...