Medical Laboratory Professionals Week, April 19-25, 2020, is an annual celebration of medical laboratory professionals and pathologists. There are approximately 300,000 practitioners of clinical laboratory science in the United States. Since the development of this career group in the 1920s, the clinical laboratory science professional has played an increasingly vital role in the diagnosis and prevention of disease. Today, the clinical laboratorian is a key member of a health care team. Thank you for your constant work and dedication to patient care!

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