Bio: Michelle McLean is the Senior Product & Clinical Applications Manager for Greiner Bio-One Preanalytics in North America. In this role, she is responsible for product development and associated studies, defining appropriate device application and developing technical materials to support the preanalytic product portfolio. She is a Medical Technologist with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology and a Master of Science Degree in Pharmacology & Physiology.
Over the course of her career in Preanalytics, Michelle has written multiple articles and educational pieces and given several presentations pertaining to specimen collection and sample handling. She is the Vice Chairholder for the CLSI Expert Panel for Pre-examination Processes and has taken part in the development of many CLSI standards and guidelines. With experience in technical support, regulatory requirements and training, she also works directly with customers to provide guidance and support in achieving optimal sample quality.