Steve Binder, 2016 Awards Chair, presented awards to the following individuals at our annual awards dinner on January 18, 2017.
Thomas Kampfrath, Ph.D.,
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
Won the award for Outstanding Contribution in Clinical Chemistry through Education. This was in recognition of his active involvement in education at his institution and at UC Berkeley Extension where he has been teaching the Quantitative Analysis class for the past few years.
David Persing, M.D., Ph.D.,
Chief Scientific Officer, Diagnostics Platform, and Executive Vice President, Chief Medical and Technology Officer
Won the award for Outstanding Contribution in Clinical Chemistry through Science and Technology. This was in recognition of his role in the enablement of molecular diagnostic technology to meet global needs in infectious diseases and oncology.
Deborah French, Ph.D.,
Assistant Director of Chemistry
USCF Medical Center
Won the Harold Van Remortal Service Award in honor of her long and dedicated service to the Northern California section.
Alan Wu, Ph.D.,
Director of Clinical Chemistry and Toxicology
Zuckerburg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center
Received the Past Chair Award for his superb leadership over the past two years.