Leadership at Apollo Laboratories
Technical Director Hui Fan, PhD
Hui Fan joined Apollo Laboratories in 2015 as the Technical Director. She is responsible for the development, execution, and monitoring of all laboratory tests as well as ensuring compliance with CLIA regulations. Hui is a passionate analytical chemist who is dedicated to delivering accurate and timely diagnostic tests for patients and physicians. She specializes in trace level drug monitoring in body fluids using liquid chromatography and mass spectrometry.
Hui has many years of practice in assay development and quality control and received her PhD in Analytical Chemistry from UT Arlington. Hui collaborated with UT Southwestern Medical School and UT Health Science Center in the development of rapid and highly sensitive assays to facilitate estrogen neuroprotection research during her graduate studies. Hui is a member of the American Chemical Society and American Society for Mass Spectrometry.
Medical Laboratory Technician Amy Smith
Amy Smith joined Apollo Laboratories in 2015 as a Medical Laboratory Technician to perform qualitative drug screen analysis on client samples. She was also responsible for training new technicians on the operation and maintenance of different analyzers in the laboratory. In early 2016, when Apollo began implementing Hematology and Blood Chemistry diagnostic testing in addition to Toxicology, Amy was selected to become the lead technician for the new department. She underwent extensive training to become a certified operator of the Cobas ® 6000 analyzer series and the Coulter ® LH 500 Hematology Analyzer. In 2017, she was promoted to Laboratory Supervisor and is now responsible for day-to- day oversight of moderate complexity test performance by qualified testing personnel.
Amy received her Bachelor of Science in biology from the University of North Texas in 2013. She is a member of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.