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The UMMC serology/molecular section is staffed by medical technologists and clinical laboratory scientists 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and uses the most advanced techniques and instrumentation to ensure accuracy and precision. The department performs over 72,000 tests per year, including 1,500 viral cultures, 60,000 serology test and 8,350 molecular test. Included within the molecular testing are HIV viral loads, HPV, MRSA, GBS, and Clostridium difficile toxin.

The serology/molecular section is dedicated to providing the highest quality care to our patients as promptly as possible. Questions, concerns or comments are always welcome. Contact us at (601) 984-2365.

Section director       Lisa Stempak , MD
Lead technologistJennifer Phillips, BS, MT (ASCP)
Phone(601) 615-8112
TechnologistsPam Magee
Katherine Keenan
Donna Schaferkotter
Cathy Thompson
Jeff Smith
Stephen Cole 
Larry Lipscomb