Tiffany Colvin

Clinical Laboratory Science Education

984010 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-4010
402-559-6683
tiffany.colvin@unmc.edu

Academic Appointments:
Instructor, Clinical Laboratory Science Program, School of Allied Health Professions, UNMC, July 2011 to present
Clinical Program Coordinator, Clinical Laboratory Science Program, School of Allied Health Professions, UNMC, July 2011 to present

Degrees/Certifications:
Education:
Bellevue University, Master of Healthcare Administration. October 2010 to April 2012
University of Missouri- Columbia, Bachelor of Health Science in Clinical Laboratory Science with an emphasis in Medical Technology, May 2005 to May 2006 (Graduated Summa cum laude)
University of Missouri – Columbia, Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences, August 2000 to July 2004

Post-degree Training:
University of Nebraska Medical Center Clinical Laboratory Science Program Certificate, May, 2006

Primary Teaching Responsibilities:
Clinical Site Coordination and Education
Urinalysis
Phlebotomy

Scholarly Activity
Publications: (last 5 years)
Published Computer-based Educational Materials
Colvin, T. (2011). Laboratory Practicum for Nurse Practitioners. CLS 550: my8.unmc.edu
Colvin, T. (2012). Laboratory Practicum for Nurse Practitioners. CLS 550: my8.unmc.edu

Abstracts
Colvin, T
., & Trudell, K. (2013). Implementing Gel Technology in the Student Laboratory Setting. Clinical Laboratory Science, 26(2), 84-85.
Fell, L., Honeycutt, K., Imhoff, M., & Colvin, T. (2011). Developing a Regional Model. Clinical Laboratory Science, 25(2), 88.

Continuing Education
Colvin, T. (2012). FERPA for Clinical Sites: Best Practices. Clinical Laboratory Educator's Conference. Kansas City, MO: American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science.
Colvin, T., & Imhoff, M. (2011). Clinical Site Coordinator Manual. Omaha, NE: UNMC Clinical Laboratory Science Program.

Presentations
Addressing Professional Behaviors, Clinical Laboratory Educators Conference, San Jose, CA, February 21, 2014
FERPA for Clinical Sites:  Best Practices, Clinical Laboratory Educators Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, February 14, 2013
E. Coli O157:H7 Case Study, Chadron State College, Chadron, NE, October 6, 2012
Colvin, T., & Trudell, K. (2012). Implementing Gel Technology in a Student Laboratory. Clinical Laboratory Science Educator's Conference. Kansas City, MO: American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science.
Fell, L., Honeycutt, K., Imhoff, M., & Colvin, T. (2011). Developing a Regional Model. Clinical Laboratory Educator's Conference. Salt Lake City, UT: American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science.

Service:
Community Service
COMPASS Mentor, University of Missouri-Columbia, School of Allied Health Professions, 2013 to present
Heart-to-Heart International, July 2011 to present
Optimist Club Career Days – Clinical Laboratory Scientists in the Workforce, January 2008 to July 2011

Committee Assignments
Member, Clinical Laboratory Science Management Curriculum Committee, UNMC, January 2013 to present
Chair, Clinical Laboratory Science Program Admissions Committee, UNMC, July 2012 to present
Chair, Clinical Laboratory Science Program Recruitment Committee, UNMC, July 2012 to present
Member, Rural Health Opportunities Program Committee, UNMC, July 2011 to present
Member, Clinical Laboratory Science Program Admissions Committee, UNMC, September 2011 to present
Member, CLS Immunohematology Curriculum Committee, UNMC, July 2011 to present
Member, CLS Urine and Body Fluid Analysis Curriculum Committee, UNMC, July 2011 to present
Member, School of Allied Health Professions Backstage Pass Committee, UNMC, November 2011 to present

Memberships and Offices in Professional Societies
Member, American Chemical Society, 2014 to present
Member, American Association of University Professors, 2013 to present
Chair, Membership Committee, American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science Nebraska, 2012 to 2013
Professional Member, American Society for Clinical Pathology, 2005 to present
Member, American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science, 2005 to present
Member, American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science-Nebraska, 2011 to present
Member, University of Nebraska Clinical Laboratory Science Alumni Association, 2011 to present
Member, Mizzou Alumni Association, 2011 to present

Tiffany Colvin, MHA, MLS(ASCP)CM
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