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Heather Johnson

100 Broadway Lane
New Parkland, CA 91010
Cell: (555) 987-1234

Professional Summary

Experienced microbiologist with solid background within clinical laboratory environments as part of a large healthcare system. Strong provision of quality internal and external customer service through concise and efficient application of laboratory practices, specimen analysis and results reporting. Experienced in most widely used associated computer programs, laboratory equipment, implements, technologies and tools.

Core Qualifications

  • Polymerase chain reaction
  • Techniques of chromatography
  • Immunoprecipitation
  • Blotting techniques
  • Cell cultures
  • Techniques of immunology


Microbiologist, June 2007-February 2015
Cityland Regional Healthcare System – New Cityland, CA

  • Provided specimen processing of urine and other cultures for susceptibility of pathogens.
  • Processed over 40 urinalyses per day within a busy healthcare system.
  • Loaded and processed blood cultures in BACTAC automated machine.
  • Prepared media and broth for pathogen testing.
  • Performed aseptic techniques, Listeria monocytogenes, testing for Staphylococcus aureus, Salmonella, Clostridium, Bacillus cereus and Lactobacilli.
  • Ensured healthcare professional understanding of test results through consultative communications.
  • Logged all specimens, analyses, results and other data into the healthcare system records portal.
  • Used Rapid Reveal Detection for E. coli 0157 on eight and 12-hour samples, three and five day yeast and mold detection of pharmaceutical swabs.
  • Used petrifilm, MPN and pour plate methods toward identification of bacteria.


2005 Bachelor’s of Science, Microbiology
University of California-New Cityland, CA
2007 Masters of Microbiology
University of California-New Cityland, CA

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