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Laboratory Director

Los Angeles, CA
April 20, 2020

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Resume of JONATHAN REY CABARDO, MT (AMT), M.S. PHD as of March 20, 2020



Telephone: Mobile +1-909-***-****

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Residence: 250 Rebecca Dr., San Dimas CA 91773


Administrative: Worked for the US federal government in the Department of Veterans Affairs for 11 years. The Laboratory is part of VISN 21 (Veterans Integrated Satellite Network) together with Northern California, Nevada, Hawaii, Guam, directly under Washington, D.C. Laboratory has been awarded “WITH DISTINCTION” and

“WTHOUT DEFFICIENCIES” by the CAP (College of American Pathologists) several years in a row. Implementation of policies and regulations of accrediting agencies such as the JCAHO (Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Organizations), CAP, FDA, CDC and OSHA. Accreditation and inspection of medical centers, tertiary hospitals, and reference laboratories. Management of hospital and laboratories (clinical and microbiology), purchase of quality hospital and laboratory equipment, initiation and implementation of novel procedures. Hires, monitors and evaluates personnel performance and credentials. Strategize sales and marketing plan of facilities. Monitors expenditures and establishes budget of departments. Laboratory Analysis: Specialize in facilities, hospital and laboratory infection control, establishment of Tuberculosis (Mycobacterium spp.) laboratory facility (Bio-Safety Level 3) or Level III laboratory environment, quality management program, crisis management program, chemical hygiene plan, and hospital/laboratory safety program. Theoretical and technical know-how in principles of laboratory diagnostic, clinical and microbiology work. Performs on both manual and automated laboratory equipment manufactured by various companies like Roche, Abbott, Arkray, Dade Behring, Cepheid, Becton Dickenson, Siemens, Sysmex, Beckman Coulter, BioRad, etc. This covers several principles and technology such as Immunoassay techniques, chemiluminescence, monochromatic, bi-chromatic, endpoint, kinetic, simultaneous endpoint and kinetic, endpoint with sample blanking, kinetic with sample blanking, simultaneous double endpoint and double kinetic, polymerase chain reaction, microbiological culture and sensitivity, 5 Part differential with NRBC, line probe assay, Western Blot, electrophoresis, Transmission Electron Microscope preparation, fluorescence flow cytometry technology, urine chemistry, hemostasis/coagulation studies, blood banking and serology and others. AFFILIATIONS

Titles/Positions Institution and Department Dates

Technical Director/Lab Manager AVERA-Landmann-Jungman M. Hospital-South Dakota Sep2019-Dec2019 Responsible for the day-to-day operations of the lab from pre-analytics to post-analytics. Checking on supplies that are available at all times. Scheduling staff to make sure that the laboratory is manned at all times. Reviews procedures and protocols are updated and current. Monitors that Turn-Around-Times are always achieved. Collaborates with other departments of the hospital. Medical Technologist Rainy Lake Medical Center-Minnesota Jun2019-Sep2019 Performs all laboratory procedures and protocols in the lab. from pre-analytic to post-analytics. Analysis and reporting of results to the physicians in a timely manner. Ensuring that supplies are available at all times. Prog. Head of Human Biology San Beda University-Phils. Oct2012-Jun2013 Development of the curriculum of the department of Human Biology and formulating and creation of the syllabus. Promotion/marketing of student enrollment to increase its census. Evaluate professors and monitors performance and progress of students. Coordinates activities of the university and the department. 2 of 4

Resume of JONATHAN REY CABARDO, MT (AMT), M.S. PHD as of March 20, 2020 Laboratory Director National Inst. of Health, Phil. Gen. Hospital-Philippines Sep2007-Dec2017 Responsible for the overall operation and administration of the laboratory in the department of a 1,500 bed hospital from pre-analytic to analytic to post-analytic including the employment of personnel who are competent to perform test procedures, record and report test results promptly, accurately and proficiently, and for assuring compliance with the applicable regulations. Applies acceptable and standardize testing in carrying out test results needed in research. Budgeting and storage of materials. Laboratory Director Tropical Disease Foundation, TB Research Lab.-Phils. Aug2009-Aug2010 Actively involved in each stage of the testing process. From specimen collection, processing and testing to results reporting and interpretation. This includes the personnel that may be collecting samples in the pre-analytic stage as well as other testing personnel performing the test protocol in the analytical stage . It includes the laboratory staff who report the results either through an LIS. Ensuring that all participants in each stage of testing are competent in performing the various test systems in the laboratory. Monitoring whole laboratory from personnel, equipment, training, regulations and resources. Reviews the administration of the laboratory both internal and external aspect where collection from communities and testing is involved. Collaborates with different scientist and sponsors of projects internationally including WHO, CDC, NIH, Case Western University, University of Arkansas and several institutions and multinational companies both diagnostic and pharmaceuticals. Ensures results are reviewed reported promptly, accurately and proficiently, and for assuring compliance with the applicable regulations. Consulting with researchers, physician, nurses and management regarding the outcome and development of each study.

Vice President Stem Cell Corporation-Korean Cell Banking Jan2007-Dec2009 Collaboration and business adventure with regards to adult stem cell banking and therapy. Coordination and technological transfer with the Korean Cell Banking of the adult stem cell. . Review of protocols and standards of stem cell processing and adopting the specific engineering controls for an aseptic environment. Chairman-Infection Control Cmt Dept. of Veterans Affairs & State Dept.-California Jun1998-Aug2006 Ensures that the risk of infection to patients, visitors and staff is minimized through a range of prevention and control processes. This closely monitors infection rates and undertakes audits to maintain consistently high standards.

Dean of College of Med. Tech. N.E. Doctors Colleges, Cabanatuan, N.E., Phils Nov1995-Mar1997 Responsible for the administrative, financial, budgetary, personnel/professors, and academic programs of the college of medical technology. Monitors the college’s compliance to government regulations. Coordinates the college with government regulations.

Lab. Manager/Director Dept. of Veterans Affairs, -California Oct1995-Aug2006 Responsible for the total oversight and overall day-to-day operation and administration of the laboratory which includes the collaboration and consultation of the laboratory with other departments. Evaluating and deciding on employment of personnel who are competent to perform test procedures, record and report test results promptly, accurately and proficiently, and for assuring compliance with the applicable regulations and accrediting agencies such as the CAP, JCAHO, FDA, CDC, OSHA, NFPA, etc. Reviews the administration of the laboratory both internal and external aspect where collection and releasing of results is involved and consultation with physicians and training. Supervises on budget and expenditures. Review, evaluate and monitors that outcomes are reached efficiency achieved. Administration of specific areas procedure and policy implementation. Lab. Information Manager Dept. of Veterans Affairs, -California Oct1995-Aug2006 Responsible for assisting the Information Resource Management in implementing and optimizing Lab. Information System. Duties include working with the laboratory and field personnel to optimize LIS functions for the lab and 3 of 4

Resume of JONATHAN REY CABARDO, MT (AMT), M.S. PHD as of March 20, 2020 quality assurance/quality control operations, both stand alone and LIS interface. Work is reviewed through conferences, reports and results obtained.



Manage laboratory equipment and supply budgets. Supervise and train laboratory staff. Audit laboratory reports and statistics. Preside, participate and conduct seasonal and annual activities of selected professional societies. Technical

Direct, implement and oversee researches, projects, policies, and objectives. Establish clinical and microbiology bio-safety level 3 laboratories. Complies with FDA, NIST, OSHA, JCAHO, CDC and CAP requirements. Organize hospital/laboratory equipment and furniture for ergonomic comfort of laboratory personnel. Develop and design protocols. Design and perform laboratory experiments. Assist in trouble-shooting of hospital/laboratory problems. Implementation of infection control programs. Present oral presentations/lectures in conventions. Share technical expertise with colleagues in the discipline. Lecture on medical microbiology and Mycobacteriology.


Write, edit, and evaluate protocols and reports. Analyze clinical results and surveillance. Standardize procedures for inspection requirements. Utilize software including MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Program, maintain, update, and encode Hospital/Laboratory Information Systems. LANGUAGES

Fluent English, Pilipino, Hiligaynon, Cebuano.

Moderate Spanish

Minimal Japanese


Agency Organization Year

CAP-LAP Inspector # 1042227 College of American Pathology Inspector-Lab. Accreditation Program Nov. 3, 2001 AMT License # 82116 American Medical Technologist (exp.1 May 2020) Licensed Medical Technologist Apr. 27, 1994 ASM Member #100005182 American Society for Microbiology Member (exp.31 Dec 2020) Nov.11, 2013 HIV Proficiency Lic. # 227 Research Institute for Tropical Medicine Licensed HIV Med. Tech. Sep. 11,1992 RMT License # 21939 Prof. Regulation Commission (Phil.)(exp. 16 Dec 2020) Registered Med.Tech Sep. 22,1989 Diver Lic. No. #0504A08917 Prof. Association of Divers, Inc. Asia Pacific PADI Scuba Diver Mar. 2005 EDUCATION

Degree School Major Year

Certificate-Accepted Harvard Business School Online-in Progress Cert. in Management Essentials 2020-progress Doctorate Degree University of Santo Tomas (GPA 4/ 98.9%) (10/13/2007) Ph.D. in Biological Sciences 2000-2007

Master’s Degree Philippine Women’s Univ. (GPA 4/ 96%) (03/21/1999) M.Sc. in Medical Technology 1994-1998

Fellowship Jichi Medical University-Japan (Mar. 11,1995) M.Sc./Cert. In Clinical Lab.Tech. 1994-1995

Vocational Studies Systems Technology Institute (May 5, 1992) Cert. in Computer Programming 1991-1992 Bachelors Degree Univ. of the Immaculate Conception (Oct. 22,1988) B.Sc. in Medical Technology 1984-1988 PUBLICATIONS/INVOLVEMENT

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Resume of JONATHAN REY CABARDO, MT (AMT), M.S. PHD as of March 20, 2020

! Cabardo, Jonathan Rey N. -Glycerol Monolaurate, a Novel Antituberculosis Agent: Its Cidal Effect on the Ultrastructure of the Cellular Archotechtural Regions, Poster presentation, ASM Conference of Tuberculosis: Past, Present, Future, American Society for Microbiology, New York Marriot Brooklyn, Brooklyn, New York 2017

! Rodriguez, Roslyn de Mesa and Cabardo, J. R. N. -Pseudomonas aeruginosa outbreak at the neonatal intensive care unit from the Philippine General Hospital, Proceedings of International Symposium - Research Center for Pathogens Fungi and Microbial Toxicoses,Chiba University, Tokyo Japan 2003 pp146

! Cabardo, Jonathan Rey N. -A comparative analysis between a new acid fast bacilli stain and the Kinyoun stain, Philippine Women’s University, Manila, Philippine 1998 pp143

! Cabardo, Jonathan Rey N. -Glycerol Monolaurate, a Novel Antituberculosis Agent: Its Cidal Effect on the Ultrastructure of the Cellular Archotechtural Regions, Copyrighted, UST Graduate School, Thomas Aquinas Research Center, University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines 2007

! Antimicrobial Resistance Rapid, Point-of-Care Diagnostic Test Challenge, Public Consultation with U.S. Dept. Health & Human Services, National Institutes of Health, Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority, Marriot Marquis San Diego Marina Hotel, San Diego, California 2015 REFERENCES

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Metylene D. Wilson, RN PACU Nurse Loma Linda Med Ctr., CA 909-***-**** David S. Turay, MD Dept. of Trauma/Surgery, Loma Linda, CA 909-***-**** Edward J. Heisler Bismarck, North Dakota 701-***-**** Genevieve Corneta, PT SrPTherapist St. James City, Florida 239-***-**** Maia Ylanan, RN, MBA Nurse, Advent Health, Tampa, Florida 909-***-**** Jim Sedayao, MT, MS Supervisor University of Michigan, MI 734-***-**** Ethel Misael, MT, MS QA Manager LabCorp Tampa Florida 813-***-**** Walter Bayubay, MT, MA Professor Quest/Saddleback Univ., CA 949-***-**** Gary Gravador, RN Charge Nurse NewYorkWeillCornel Med.Ctr. 917-***-****

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