I would like to invite all of the Trainee Council Membership to take a few minutes to navigate to the SYCL webpage to see this month’s Mentor of the Month interview with Dave Koch, Ph.D.

David Koch, Ph.D. earned his degree in Analytical Chemistry at Purdue University and completed his postdoctoral training in clinical chemistry at Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Koch is currently Associate Professor of Pathology at Emory University School of Medicine and Director of Clinical Chemistry, Special Chemistry, Toxicology and Point-of-Care testing at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Koch is a Diplomate of the American Board of Clinical Chemistry and an active member of the American Association for Clinical Chemistry, currently serving on the Board of Directors.

Read Dr. Koch’s responses to questions surrounding making an important change in your career and the challenges of being the only Chemist on Staff at a large hospital!