Clinical Laboratory Advisory Committee

Explore updates for the Clinical Laboratory Advisory Committee.

Our committee advises the Department of Public Health on the administration of clinical laboratories in Massachusetts. We address many issues, including:

  • Requirements for construction, maintenance, and use of clinical laboratories. This includes standards of performance in examination of specimens.
  • Requirements for Proficiency testing/training programs for lab personnel
  • Classification of tests as exempt, simple, or complex for licensure purposes

Upcoming Meetings

Meeting information can be found on the Clinical Laboratory Advisory Committee meeting page.

Previous meeting information

February 6, 2018

November 7, 2017

October 3, 2017

July 11, 2017

Committee members

Gyorgy Abel, MD, PhD

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

Cynthia Bowman, MD

Baystate Health

Patricia Brickett

Retired, Formerly of Federal Reserve Bank

Caroline Grossman

Mirepoix LLC

Peter Healy

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Joel De Jesus

Mirepoix LLC

Michelle Limaj, Esq

Agenus, Inc.

Manlio Lo Conte, MD

New Horizons Medical

Thomas E. Mullen, PhD

Quest Diagnostics

D. Alexa Sirko-Osadsa, PhD


Lynne Uhl, MD

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

James Winkelman, MD

Harvard Medical School


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