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School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Integrated Health Sciences (IHS)
Practical Histotechnician Training
Pract. HistotechnicianTraining
Spring 2017
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Field Work (Internship)
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Practical experience performing entry-level competencies and using equipment of a typical histology laboratory in preparation for clinical rotations; preparing chemical solutions, accessioning mock specimens, performing basic laboratory administration, performing gross surgical procedures, tissue fixation, decalcification, tissue processing, tissue embedding, routine microtomy, frozen sections, special/routine staining; preventative maintenance on histology equipment and specimen maintenance/disposition. Conducted in a functioning training laboratory where the operation of a histology laboratory is simulated in a controlled environment.
Students will acquire ample comprehensive practical experience in a simulated laboratory in all aspects of histology before going to clinical rotations.
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