University of Vermont

College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Christine Griffin

Christine Griffin, M.S., M.T., SH(ASCP)

Senior Lecturer in Medical Laboratory and Radiation Sciences

Christine Griffin Office: 302C Rowell
Phone: (802) 656-0520

Prof. Christine Griffin completed her undergraduate and graduate degrees in medical laboratory science from the University of Vermont and joined the department in 1988. Her primary area of teaching is in the medical laboratory sciences (MLS). She is the faculty member responsible for the MLS clinical internship courses that include chemistry, hematology, immunohematology, microbiology, and phlebotomy. She has also taught several of the undergraduate courses offered by the department, and serves as the coordinator of the Medical Laboratory Science Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program. Prior to her position as faculty, she served as clinical faculty in the department and taught UVM students in the clinical laboratory setting at Fletcher Allen Health Care. She understands the importance of excellent communication with the clinical sites and the university and provides this vital link for the Medical Laboratory Science program. Chris also focuses her efforts on recruitment for the department, college, university, and other health career related organizations that promote public awareness and education for a quality healthcare workforce. She has provided many laboratory experiences for prospective students interested in medical laboratory science.


M.S., University of Vermont, Medical Technology
B.S., University of Vermont, Medical Technology

Courses Taught

MLS 262 - Immunohematology Lab
MLS 231 - Hematology Lab
MLRS 110/111 - Phlebotomy I/II
NH/HLTH 95 - Medical Termonology
MLS 220 - Clinical Internship, Chemistry
MLS 230 - Clinical Internship, Hematology
MLS 250 - Clinical Internship, Microbiology
MLS 260 - Clinical Internship, Immunohematology
MLS 292 - Topics in Medical Laboratory Science

Honors and Awards

Omicron Sigma Excellence Award for outstanding service to the profession of Clinical Laboratory Science, 2001, 2004, 2005

Professional Affiliations

American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS)
American Society of Clinical Pathology
Vermont Chapter of the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (Past president, treasurer, board member, and chairperson)
Key Barron Scholarship Fund, Treasurer

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