Episode 00 – About This Podcast

In this episode, we introduce you to the official podcast of the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science — The Objective Lens.

Who are we?

The Objective Lens is the official podcast of the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS).

The Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS) is the national certifying body for medical laboratory technologists and medical laboratory assistants, and the national professional society for Canada’s medical laboratory professionals. We are a not-for-profit organization that is funded entirely by membership dues and revenues from goods and services. We do not receive operational funding from governments or other organizations.

Our members practice in hospital laboratories, private medical laboratories, public health laboratories, government laboratories, research and educational institutions. Incorporated in 1937 as the Canadian Society of Laboratory Technologists, the society has over 14,500 members in Canada and in countries around the world.

What is this podcast about?

This podcast is about life in the medical laboratory and discusses issues that are important to the people who work there. We also will give you tips and support for some of the unique challenges of working in the medical laboratory and in health care. Although each episode will have a laboratory slant to it, many people working in health care may find the information useful and relatable. We’ll be talking to subject matter experts in their fields, such as lawyers, union representatives and physicians, using their expertise to help you.

Connect with us!

Ask us questions or give us suggestions for future episodes. You can find us on Facebook and Twitter @csmls. Did you enjoy listening to our podcast? Be sure to leave a review on iTunes or Google Play, and share this with your colleagues, family and friends.

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