Our Staff

Cole Drifka, PhD
Program Director, Biorepository and Laboratory Services
cdrifka@umn.edu

Paari Murugan, MD
Medical Director, Biorepository and Laboratory Services
pmurugan@umn.edu

BLS Staff

Bobby Gillespie, NST
Specimen Procurement Technician

Caitlynn Olson, CNA
Specimen Procurement Technician

Colleen Stevens, AS
Specimen Procurement Technician

Emily Hignell, BA
Specimen Procurement Technician

Colleen Forster, HT(ASCP)QIHC
Histology Technician

 

 

 

Adam Lewis, HT(ASCP)
Histology/Imaging Technician

Tyler Colgan, BA
Biorepository Technician

Drew Sciacca, PA(ASCP)cm
Pathologists’ Assistant

Meghan Pickard, PA(ASCP)cm
Pathologists’ Assistant