History of Medical Technology

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hippocrates
father of medicine
Vivian Herrick
Traces the beginning of medical technology back to 1500 BC when intestinal parasites such as TAENIA and ASCARIS were mentioned in early writings.
Ebers papyrus
A book for treatment of diseases contains description of the three stages of hookworm infection.
RUTH WILLIAMS
A medical Technologist
Medical technology began from the MEDIEVAL PERIOD (1096-1438) as supported by the fact that urinalysis was a fad.
Early Hindu doctors
made the \”SCIENTIFIC OBSERVATION\” that the urine of certain individuals attract ants, and that such urine has a sweetish taste.
QUACKS,
calling themselves doctors reaped fortunes from diagnosing diseases by the appearance of the urine.
ANNE FAGELSON
Unfortunately, this young lady died from a laboratory acquired infection.
ANTONIE VAN LEEUWENHOEK
Invented and Improved the compound microscope
The first to describe red blood cells, to see protozoa, and to classify bacteria according to shape.
Invention of the microscope led to the rapid progress of microbiology and pathology.
MALPHIGI
Desribed as the \”GREATEST\” of the early microscopist.
His work on embryology and anatomy definitely marked him as \”THE FOUNDER OF PATHOLOGY\” .
RUDOLPH VIRCHOW
One of the youngest medical specialists
Founded the ARCHIVES OF PATHOLOGY in BERLIN in 1847.
HERMANN FEHLING
> Performed the FIRST QUANTITATIVE TEST in URINE SUGAR in 1848.
Aniline Dyes
MIDDLE OF 15th century were used in staining microorganisms
Bacterial staining and microscopic study on bacteria were made possible.
University of Michigan
FIRST CHEMICAL LABORATORY Established at what university?
Dr.Douglas
established the first chemical laboratory
Dr. William H. Welch
Established another laboratory at the BELLEVUE HOSPITAL MEDICAL COLLEGE.
He gave the first laboratory course in pathology offered in an American Medical School.
John Hopkins University.
Dr. Welch became the first professor of pathology at what university?
DR. WILLIAM OSLER.
He opened a loboratory in 1896 at JOHN HOPKINS HOSPITAL

In this laboratory, routine examinations were carried out, special attention being given to the search for malarial parasites in the blood.

WILLIAM PEPPER LABORATORY
A clinical laboratory was also opened at the UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA in 1896 in named what?
DR. JAMES C. TODD
Wrote the book : A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSIS
Retitled \” CLINICAL DIAGNOSIS BY LABORATORY METHODS\” ,
The book became the standard reference for laboratories
university of minnesota
One of the First schools for training laboratory workers was established here.
A course bulletin titled : \”COURSES IN MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY FOR CLINICAL AND LABORATORY TECHNICIANS\” was issued in 1922.
They were the FIRST to offer a DEGREE LEVEL PROGRAM in 1923.
MANILA PUBLIC HEALTH
First Clinical Laboratory in the Philippines
QUIRICADA ST., Sta. CRUZ, MANILA
Location of the first laborattory in the Philippines
Dr. Pio De Roda
ORGANIZED MANILA PUBLIC HEALTH LABORATORY from the remnants of the deserted laboratory.
OCTOBER 1,1945
date where they organized the manila public health from the remnants of the deserted laboratory
Dr. Mariano Icasiano
dr. pio de roda’s assistant and who was then the MANILA CITY HEALTH OFFICER.
Dr. Prudencia Sta. Ana
prepared the syllabus for the laboratory training program.
PHILIPPINE UNION COLLEGE and MANILA SANITARIUM.
The FIRST B.S. Degree course in Medical Technology was offered in these schools
Dr. Jesse Umali
first graduate of BS Medical Technology wh is now a sucessful OB-Gynecologist
Dr. Antonio Gabriel and Dr. Gustavo Reyes
2 FACULTY of Pharmacy, University of Sto. Tomas offered medical technology as an elective subject to 4th and 5th year B.S. Pharmacy students.
Rev. Fr. Lorenzo Rodriguez
Decided to offer it as a course because of the popularity of medical technology among pharmacy students.
Willa hilgert-hedrick
founder of medical technology education in the Philippines
Philippine union college
first school to offer 5-year course in medical technology
june 22, 1970
first organizational meeting of pasmeth which was held at University of Sto. Tomas
Dr. Gustavo reyes
PASMETH’s first president
Crisanto G. Almario
Father of PAMET
Charlemagne Tamondong
he worked for the recognition of PAMET for public acceptance and its for good social standing
Nardito Moraleta
father of profession
Venerable oca
quiz contest participated by different MT schools in the country
Felix Asper
Accredation of PAMET as a Boniface organization with PCR
carmencita acedera
she work on the for the membership of PAMET with the ASEAN Association of Medical Laboratory Technologist
Bernardo Tabaosares
proclaimed the 3rd week of september as Philippine MT week
angelina r. jose
the president with the shortest time of office
leila M. Florento
\”beyond Expectation\”
Romeo Joseph J. Ignacio
\”medical technologist soar high through V.O.I.C.E\”

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