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2017 Undergraduate/Graduate Open House

Open House Wednesday November 8, 2017 from 3:00 - 5:00 PM

Come join us for refreshments and learn about the educational and training opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students at the Wadsworth Center.

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2017 Master of Science in Laboratory Sciences Graduation

2017 Graduates on a Mission

On August 16, 2017 Wadsworth Center’s Master of Science in Laboratory Sciences (MLS) Program graduates its fourth class.

One component of Wadsworth Center’s mission is education. The work of this year’s three graduates links the MLS Program to the Center’s primary mission: public health...

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Masters of Laboratory Science students exhibit interactive public health activities during the Albany March for Science

Wadsworth Center at the Albany March for Science

New York State Department of Health's Wadsworth Center Masters of Laboratory Science students exhibit interactive public health activities during the Albany March for Science at the New York State Capitol on Saturday, April 22, 2017.

Celebrated in cities world-wide, the March for Science...

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MLS Commencement 2016

Wadsworth Center Graduates its Third Class of Master of Science in Laboratory Sciences Students

In Albany, as in many places, August is the time when college students start back to school. But this August 17th at the Wadsworth Center, the Master of Science in Laboratory Sciences students are just finishing.

As the only master’s degree program...

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Joseph Shea

Lab sciences grad program brought me from the yogurt factory to public health

My career as a laboratory scientist started in a yogurt factory. Yes, you read that correctly. And no, it was definitely not your typical lab experience.

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2015 MLS Graduating Class

Wadsworth Center graduates master's class

The state Health Department's Wadsworth Centergraduated its second masters class on Wednesday. The two-year program blends traditional course study and an estimated 1,200 hours of work in Wadsworth's public laboratories.

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Dr. May Chu Assistant Director of Public Health for the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy

Health Department Graduates Lab Class

Dr. May Chu, assistant director of public health, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, gives the keynote address during the Wadsworth Center Master of Laboratory Science graduation ceremony.

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Student Dominic Centuroni gives capstone presentation

Lab science program readies first graduates

In the David Axelrod Institute just past the expanse of Albany Medical Center's campus, Erin Hughes works to improve screening techniques for cystic fibrosis.

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MLS Programs incorporates benchwork

New Master of Laboratory Science Program Pairs Coursework with Direct Laboratory Experience

In September 2012, the New York State Department of Health's Wadsworth Center launched a new cross-disciplinary Master of Science in Laboratory Science (MLS) program.

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