Medical Laboratory Science

Rita Austin

Assistant Professor 10 Months Email Gleeson Hall, Room 323

Courses Taught

Clinical Microbiology I, Clinical Microbiology II, Clinical Microbiology III, Research and Education. 


  • BS, Medical Technology, New York Institute of Technology, 1987
  • MS, Medical Biology (Medical Microbiology), Long Island University C.W. Post Campus, 2009
  • DHEd, College of Graduate Health Studies (Doctor of Health Education), A.T. Still University, 2019

Certificates & Licensures

  • MLS(ASCP)CM, Medical Laboratory Scientist, American Society for Clinical Pathology, 12/01/1993
  • Clinical Laboratory Technologist, New York State , 12/04/2006
  • SM(ASCP)CM, Specialist in Microbiology, American Society of Clinical Pathology/American Society for Microbiology, 09/21/2021


  • Rita Austin, Nurse Educator and Medical Laboratory Scientist: Assessing Knowledge and Attitude following an Inter-professional Intervention, AT Still University Proquest Dissertations Publishing, (22587) 2019.
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