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Terry Kotrla, MS, MT(ASCP)BB

*Please visit our Home Page for the MLT courses. Each course has links to our course materials as well as a page of links and online activities. These pages will be updated frequently as we prepare to put our program online.

I am the Department Chair for the Medical Laboratory Technology Program, and Phlebotomy Technician Program at Austin Community College. I have created web pages to provide students and interested individuals with information about all of the MLT courses and the MLT degree plan: Please visit the page and let me know what you think!

Important note about the Phlebotomy Technician program. This program, whether taken through Continuing Education or for credit, requires an application process and department chair approval. A program application can be obtained from the Health Science Admissions office located at the Eastview campus. The application process is explained in detail at: .


Streaming videos illustrating the preparation of blood smears for microscopic analysis and preparing Unopettes for dilution of blood samples.Preparing Blood Smears and Preparing Unopettes

Overview of the MLT and Phlebotomy Professions - you will need the powerpoint viewer to view the presentation. Click on "powerpoint viewer" to go to the site.

Home Campus and Contact Information

I try to be as accessible as possible to my students. You may contact me in person, by phone, pager and/or email.

Courses I Teach

Hot Links

Case Studies

Case Study: Moving the Needle During Phlebotomy
Case Study: Sample Contaminated With IV Fluid


HTML and Web Design

Miscellaneous Sites of Interest

This page is a work in progress. My goal is to provide interested individuals, medical laboratory science students, and practicing medical laboratory professionals an opportunity to learn more about the laboratory profession.

If you have comments or suggestions, email me at

This page was last updated on February 28, 2007