Dr. Shirley Welch
Dr. Shirley Welch is currently the Director of Chemistry at Kaiser Permanente in Portland, OR. She obtained her B.S. degree in Biochemistry at Michigan State University and her PhD in Biochemistry at the University of California, Berkeley. Following 3 years of postdoctoral work in Biochemistry and Biophysics at Oregon State University, she completed a Clinical Chemistry fellowship at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, Oregon. Dr. Welch is board certified by the American Board of Clinical Chemistry in both Clinical Chemistry and Clinical Toxicology. She has served on many AACC committees and on the Board of Directors of the ABCC and she is an AACC Outstanding speaker.