Scholarship Grant to Fil-Am MLS students
This Winter Session Scholarship Grant for qualified Filipino-American Medical Laboratory Science Students is a proud Membership Drive Project of the PAMET-USA, Inc. Foundation & Education, Scholarship, and Research Committee, spearheaded by Gina Sicat, and initiated by our National President Rowena Pablico.
Two (2) $500.00 Scholarship grant per student in a year will be offered thru lottery. (Lottery will be done if there are more than 2 qualified applications per session)
1. To encourage qualified and deserving Filipino-American Medical Technology Students become Licensed CLS or
practicing Medical Technologist in the USA.
2. To give back to the community.
3. To promote Membership recruitment.
For Interested students, please download, fill out Scholarship Program Application Form and mail together with proof of citizenship to 329 Bishop Circle, Petaluma, CA 94954 by deadline: December 15, 2022.
Please be advised that Transcripts must be sent directly
from School to Scholarship Committee. (See address above).
ASCP's 2022 VACANCY SURVEY
American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) provides for our members and the profession by conducting the biennial ASCP Wage and Vacancy Surveys. These surveys have become the primary source of information for academic, governmental, and industry experts in defining the state of the nation’s laboratory workforce. This year, the ASCP is conducting the 2022 Vacancy survey of the laboratory departments in the field.
PAMET-USA Indiana Chapter's new set of officers were installed on November 20, 2022 in Munster, Indiana. The newly elected Chapter President is Mr. Damie Guinday. Congratulations to PAMET-USA, Indiana and More Power to the newly elected officers.
ASCP Affiliate Membership
PAMET-USA Members can now join ASCP as an Affiliate Member for $49. This ASCP membership category does not require certification form ASCP-Board of Certification.
To join, please visit: https://www.ascp.org/content/membership/become-a-member
In collaboration with ASCP, please take time to complete
"Impact of Culture on Burnout " Survey (2022).
The gathered data will help create strategies in advocating for a work-life balance in the field of pathology and laboratory medicine.
Recent Local Chapter Induction of Officers
Within the state of California there persists a dire shortage of qualified personnel in our field that necessitates a renewed commitment to increasing our numbers and ensuring that high quality laboratory testing is occurring.