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Laboratory Consultants

IHS Principal Laboratory Consultant

Vacant
Office of Clinical and Preventative Service
Indian Health Service Headquarters
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857

Area Laboratory Consultants (ALC)

Area Laboratory Consultant Phone
Alaska Acting: Constance Stager 907-966-8468
Albuquerque Vanessa Vicenti, Chair NLPC 505-256-6722
Bemidji Acting: Melissa Fallon 218-983-6311
Billings Casey Kills Pretty Enemy, NPLC Secretary 406-247-7175
California Acting: Kat Goodwin 360-490-1226
Great Plains Kelly Thomas, Vice Chair NLPC 605-390-8368
Nashville Maureen James-Caires 615-467-1532
Navajo Acting: Colleen Ben 928-674-7101
Oklahoma Marcia Sahmaunt 785-832-4895
Phoenix Arlinda Lee 602-364-5242
Portland Karla Mankoff 503-414-5590
Tucson Acting: Tracie A’ano 520-383-7349

Additional laboratory consultative support and resource:

  • Email: IHS Laboratory Consultants - This group is available to provide consultative support and laboratory guidance with matters pertaining to the clinical laboratory.
  • Email: IHS Laboratory Professional Service Group - This group is available to provide consultative support and laboratory guidance with questions related to the RPMS Laboratory Package.
  • Email: IHS National Laboratory Professional Council - This council establishes guidelines and provides recommendations for improvement of care, quality of services and offers best practice approaches to clinical laboratory programs across the agency.
  • Web page: RPMS Laboratory Package – This IHS website provides RPMS Laboratory Package updates, training and LIS information.