American Association for Clinical Chemistry
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April 2006 Mentor of the Month: Ann Gronowski
Ann Gronowski, PhD

Dr. Gronowski is an Associate Professor at Washington University School of Medicine, in St. Louis, in the Departments of Pathology & Immunology, and Obstetrics & Gynecology. She is also Associate Medical Director of Clinical Chemistry, Immunology, and Serology at Barnes-Jewish Hospital.

Dr. Gronowski received her Ph.D. in Endocrinology and Reproductive Physiology from University of Wisconsin. In 1996, Dr. Gronowski was granted the AACC Young Investigator Award for her research, which examined the early intracellular signaling events that follow in vivo growth hormone treatment. She joined the faculty at Washington University in 1998. Since then, she has served on the Board of directors for the American Association for Clinical Chemistry, President of the American Board of Clinical Chemistry (ABCC), and is currently Secretary Treasurer of the Commission on Accreditation in Clinical Chemistry.

Presently, her research focuses on diagnostic testing in maternal-fetal medicine. She recently published a book entitled “Handbook of Laboratory Testing During Pregnancy”.