Medical Laboratory Observer

The Peer-Reviewed Management Source for Lab Professionals Since 1969

About Us

Established in 1969, MLO connects clinical lab professionals with peer-reviewed articles, CE courses, lab management tips, regulatory updates, industry trends, and new product reviews. A multimedia resource, MLO delivers a monthly print magazine and digital edition, daily LABline e-newsletters, monthly product spotlights, and a comprehensive website to lab professionals working in hospitals, group practices, physicians’ offices, public health and independent labs, as well as blood banks, medical schools, freestanding emergency care centers, group purchasing organizations, and HMO/PPOs. MLO also publishes CLR-Clinical Laboratory Reference, an annual buyers guide, mailed to subscribers each August. An annual subscription is free to qualified clinical professionals.

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  • Alan Lenhoff
  • Joining MLO in 2011, Alan has been a periodical publishing professional for 30 years. His editorial experience includes customized healthcare periodicals for hospital systems, managed care organizations, and healthcare-related associations; promotional and educational publications for community colleges and public television, and a magazine dedicated to community bankers.

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  • Lisa Moynihan
  • Our newest member of the editorial team, Lisa joined MLO in early 2015. She brings to the table over 15 years of pharmaceutical advertising management. Her industry experience includes developing marketing and educational campaigns for clinical research studies for both physicians and patients. Lisa is also a regular blogger, published freelance writer and social media guru.



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