Health Science Institute event to feature national CDC expert


Dr. Elizabeth Kenimer Leibach (photo courtesy of GRU News)

Next month, the MCC-Penn Valley Health Science Institute will host a national CDC expert at an event co-sponsored by the American Society for Quality (ASQ). 

Dr. Elizabeth Kenimer Leibach will present Making Healthcare Safer, where she will share with local healthcare professionals her experiences on implementing evidence-based practices to create higher quality in healthcare and laboratory medicine.

Leibach is principal officer for Healthcare Management and Education Services and also serves as education editor for Clinical Laboratory Science and is an expert consultant for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  She previously served as senior research scientist and project lead on the evidence-based laboratory medicine project for the division of laboratory science and standards at the CDC.

The event will will be held at the MCC-Penn Valley Health Science Institute on Thursday, Oct. 10. For more information, visit the ASQ website: