Imad Bakri

Consultant | Director of Moderately & Highly Complex Labs

  • Experience:
    Mr. Bakri received his Bachelor of Science Degree in General Biology in 1994. He continued his education to earn a Master of Science Degree in pharmacy in 1999. He held a research fellow position at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Mr. Bakri was involved in projects related to DNA damage and repair employing varied techniques, including cell culture, flow cytometry and molecular testing. During this time, he developed a strong interest in cytogenetics and molecular cytogenetics. He then entered the Clinical Laboratory Sciences program at the UT Health Science Center and earned a post-baccalaureate certificate in cytogenetics in 2009. He is also an ASCP certified Medical Technologist. Mr. Imad Bakri has remarkable work experience and a strong background in chemistry and biology. He has played an essential role in initiating, developing, and implementing different laboratory testing methods. Mr. Bakri has also introduced innovative technologies focusing on laboratory automation to improve workflow and turnaround times and has been a key driver in developing the laboratory information system and interfacing capabilities. During the past 15 years Mr. Bakri has help several entities including big and mid-size hospitals, reference laboratories as well as physician groups to establish their own laboratories or expand their testing portfolio. Mr. Bakri enjoys building teams and helping existing groups improve and streamline their workflow for a better efficiency.
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