Vivian is South African, and spent 7 years in Australia, before accepting a position in 2018 as a microbiology laboratory consultant for Integrated Quality Laboratory Services (IQLS) at the Central Media Making Laboratory (CMML) at the University of Health Sciences Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
She has been responsible in assisting CMML to obtain ISO 9001:2015 certification in February 2019.
She holds a Medical Technology diploma in Clinical Pathology and (Haematology; Biochemistry and Microbiology) and additional specialization in Microbiology.
Vivian has more than 38yrs of laboratory experience covering various disciplines (1981- 2019); Clinical diagnostic laboratories; Microbiology reagent production; External Quality Assessment (EQA) for WHO/National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS); ISO accreditation and certification (15189, 17043, 17045 and 9001:2015); Cleanroom facility – medical devices (Cook Medical, Australia 2011-2018).
She has also been responsible for onsite training on basic microbiology laboratory practices and EQA, in Africa for WHOAFRO/NHLS and in Armenia and Georgia for IQLS. In addition, she was a technical consultant for the WHOEMRO External Quality Assessment program.
Vivian loves to socialize and network!
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