Instructor III & Program Director - Clinical Laboratory Science
Phone: (239) 590-7453
Office: Marieb Hall 404
Julie Zemplinski, MSH, MS, MLS(ASCP)CM is a faculty member in the College of Health Professions and Social Work, Department of Health Sciences, and Program Director for Clinical Laboratory Science at Florida Gulf Coast University. Julie earned a master’s degree in Clinical Laboratory Science from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee and a second master’s degree in Health Service Administration from Cardinal Stritch University- Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She is certified by the American Society of Clinical Pathology and licensed by the State of Florida as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist - Supervisor.
Prior to her arrival at FGCU in 2000, Julie worked in the clinical laboratory science field for over 20 years, specializing in Microbiology/Virology/Mycology. Julie also spent one year as the Administrative Director Clinical Laboratory/Pathology at Governor Juan F. Luis Hospital, St. Croix, US Virgin Islands. Julie has presented her work at national conferences and has published in the areas of microbiology, virology, mycology, clinical laboratory education, reducing laboratory errors, and effective use of educational technology tools.