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Lucas Martin
  • XXX XXXXXXXXXXX XX XXX XXXX, San Antonio, TX 78209
Professional Summary

High-energy Research Technician with demonstrated success in research and medical field. Delivers a comprehensive range of quality abilities such as judgment and decision making, complex problem solving and time management.

  • Active Listening
  • Critical Thinking
  • Quality Control Analysis
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Active Learning
  • Time Management
  • Education and Training
  • Instructing/ Teaching
Research Technician, 01/2013 to Present
GTW Consultants & Associates, LLC Contractor at the US Army Institute of Surgical Research San Antonio, TX
  • Analyze laboratory findings to check the accuracy of the results.
  • Conduct chemical analysis of body fluids, including blood, urine, or spinal fluid, to determine presence of normal or abnormal components.
  • Enter data from analysis of medical tests or clinical results into computer for storage.
  • Analyze samples of biological material for chemical content or reaction.
  • Cultivate, isolate, or assist in identifying microbial organisms or perform various tests on these microorganisms.
  • Operate, calibrate, or maintain equipment used in quantitative or qualitative analysis, such as spectrophotometers, calorimeters, flame photometers, or computer-controlled analyzers.
  • Establish or monitor quality assurance programs or activities to ensure the accuracy of laboratory results.
  • Conduct medical research under direction of microbiologist or biochemist.
  • Provide technical information about test results to physicians and/or researchers.
  • Set up, clean and maintain laboratory equipment.
Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT), 01/2012 to 09/2012
US Army Ft. Sam Houston, TX
  • Set up, maintained, calibrated, cleaned, and tested the sterility of medical laboratory equipment.
  • Collected blood or tissue samples from patients, observing principles of asepsis to obtain blood sample.
  • Supervised or instructed other technicians or laboratory assistants.
  • Collected over 200 units of blood per month with over 95% accuracy.
  • Shipped over 10,000 units of blood following proper shipping standards of biological material.
  • Aided in the standardization of the Akeroyed Blood Donor Center (ABDC) Competency Assessment Folder (CAF) process.


Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT), 06/2011 to 01/2012
Aide and Healthcare Staffing Solutions, Contractor at Brooke Army Medical Center Madison , AL
  • Received patients and provided verbal instructions regarding the sample collection process to be followed prior to, during and after specimen collection.
  • Prepared and reviewed laboratory slips for required information.
  • Evaluated requested procedures and determined suitability of submitted specimens.
  • Performed quality control and maintained accurate records of quality assurance. 
  • Conduct chemical analysis of body fluids, such as blood or urine, using microscope or automatic analyzer to detect abnormalities or diseases and enter findings into computer.
  • Set up, maintain, calibrate, clean, and test sterility of medical laboratory equipment.
  • Collect blood or tissue samples from patients, observing principles of asepsis to obtain blood sample.
  • Analyze the results of tests or experiments to ensure conformity to specifications, using special mechanical or electrical devices.
Microbiology Technician, 07/2008 to 02/2009
Lily of the Desert Mercedes, TX
  • Performed quality control in the Aloe Vera manufacturing process.
  • Collected samples from a variety of locations (warehouse, production line, bottling)
  • Tested raw materials, processed, or finished products to determine quality or quantity of materials or characteristics of a substance.
  • Monitored the quality and safety of manufactured food and products, e.g. checked for signs of contamination.
  • Recorded , analyzed and interpreted all results and data.
  • Provided information and results to external bodies for the release of material to be sold to the consumer.
  • Supervise or instruct other technicians or laboratory assistants.
In Vitro Malaria Research Technician, 11/2000 to 07/2007
Clinical Research Management, Contractor at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research Hinckley, OH
  • Former member of the Malaria Resistance Surveillance Team receiving, culturing and evaluating malaria samples from infected military and civilian personnel deployed to infectious regions of the world.
  • Helped optimized a state-of-the-art assay (DELI- a highly sensitive antigen capture ELISA assay), for drug sensitivity using a non-radioactive report system: an innovative concept for field operations.
  • Prepared and maintained Plasmodium Falciparum isolates and clones for susceptibility testing.
  • Planned, coordinated and performed in-vitro laboratory study protocols in support of antimalarial drug discovery as well as data analysis.
  • Received and logged in chemical and drug samples for testing and subsequent data tracking.
  • Maintained accurate records of quality assurance.
  • Maintained a safe work place and adhered to safety and occupational health regulations.
  • Maintained chemical, supplies and equipment inventories.
  • Ordered lab and office supplies as well as equipment.
  • Maintained contact with vendors for the purpose of leasing and/or purchasing office and lab equipment.


Bachelor of Science: Health Sciences in Administration, University of the Incarnate Word - San Antonio, TX
Expected graduation May 2016
Associate of Science: Health Science Laboratory Technician, Jan 2014 George Washington University - Washington, DC
311-68K10-Phase 2 Medical Lab SPEC 6 Jun 2011 San Antonio Military Medical Center (SAMMC)
311-68K10-Phase 1 Medical Lab SPEC 5 Nov 2010 AMEDD Center & School, Ft. Sam Houston, TX
311-92B10 Medical Lab Specialist (Basic) 11 Feb 1994 AMEDD Center & School, Ft. Sam Houston, TX.
English, Spanish
Member of the United States Army Reserves, 2009- Present
2009: Patricia J Lee; Jayendra B Bhonsle; Heather W Gaona; Donald P Huddler; Tiffany N Heady; Mara Kreishman-Deitrick; Apurba Bhattacharjee; William F McCalmont; Lucia Gerena; Miriam Lopez-Sanchez; Norma E Roncal; Thomas H Hudson; Jacob D Johnson; Sean T Prigge; Norman C Waters
Targeting the fatty acid biosynthesis enzyme, beta-ketoacyl-acyl carrier protein synthase III (PfKASIII), in the identification of novel antimalarial agents.
Journal of medicinal chemistry 2009;52(4):952-63.
2007: Jacob D Johnson; Richard A Dennull; Lucia Gerena; Miriam Lopez-Sanchez; Norma Roncal; Norman C Waters
Assessment and continued validation of the malaria SYBR green I-based fluorescence assay for use in malaria drug screening.
Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy 2007;51(6):1926-33.
2004: Geoffrey S Dow; Michael L Koenig; Lesley Wolf; Lucia Gerena; Miriam Lopez-Sanchez; Thomas H Hudson; Apurba K Bhattacharjee
The antimalarial potential of 4-quinolinecarbinolamines may be limited due to neurotoxicity and cross-resistance in mefloquine-resistant Plasmodium falciparum strains.
Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy 2004;48(7):2624-32.
2003: Cassandra L Woodard; Zhiyu Li; April K Kathcart; James Terrell; Lucia Gerena; Miriam Lopez-Sanchez; Dennis E Kyle; Apurba K Bhattacharjee; Daniel A Nichols; William Ellis; Sean T Prigge; Jeanne A Geyer; Norman C Waters
Oxindole-based compounds are selective inhibitors of Plasmodium falciparum cyclin dependent protein kinases.
Journal of medicinal chemistry 2003;46(18):3877-82.
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Previous Companies:

  • GTW Consultants & Associates
  • LLC Contractor at the US Army Institute of Surgical Research
  • US Army

Previous Job Positions:

  • Research Technician
  • Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Microbiology Technician
  • In Vitro Malaria Research Technician


  • University of the Incarnate Word
  • George Washington University

Level of Education:

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science

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