If you are intrigued with science, healthcare, have an investigative mind, and aspire for skills that lead to a broad range of career options, then the Medical Laboratory Technology Program at GU is for you.
The Medical Laboratory Technologist is an integral part of the healthcare team. Through laboratory analysis of human samples,the medical laboratory technologist provide vital information about the status and function of the body and its systems to be utilized in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease.
This unique program at GU qualifies graduates to work in medical and research laboratories and bridge the gap between the laboratory physician and technician, providing the required basic and laboratory sciences and acquiring practical skills in various subspecialties of the medical laboratory. It ensures mastering the use of laboratory equipment based on the full understanding of the fundamental engineering knowledge and training on operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting.
So, What Is a Medical Lab Technologist?
A medical lab technologist analyzes body fluids and tissues for proper diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions. They might also ensure blood types match before transfusions or test urine samples for drugs.
What does a medical lab technologist do?
This program at GU is characterized by several aspects of excellence including sophisticated teaching and learning systems based on standards, thus keeping pace with contemporary global trends and partnerships with international academic counterparts based on global references.