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Cathy Bouthillier Instructor - Medical Laboratory Assistant
Cathy is a registered and active member of the CSMLS (Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science) She has worked in the Health care field since 1981 and has worked in the Medical Laboratory Technology field since 1985. Cathy's career as a Medical Laboratory Technologist, has spanned 3 different hospitals, as well as the private lab setting, in 5 different disciplines. She has held several different positions for VIHA included Unit Coordinator of the Core Laboratory at Victoria General Hospital and, most currently, works full time for VIHA as the Hematology Technical Specialist. She has been a surveyor for the Diagnostic Accreditation Program and an instructor at Camosun College since 2010. Cathy is passionate about health care quality and continuing education and enjoys sharing those passions through teaching. She instructs the Anatomy and Physiology course for the Medical Laboratory Assistant Program. Cathy has two daughters, enjoys travelling and leads an active lifestyle exploring all the beauty Vancouver Island has to offer.