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Mary Margaret Gourley

Mary Margaret Gourley, American clinical laboratory scientist.

Background

Gourley, Mary Margaret was born on November 30, 1942 in Pittsburgh. Daughter of Andrew William and Margaret (Boros) Matta.

Education

Student, Juniata College, 1960-1963;student, Montefiore Hospital School Medical Technology, 1964.

Career

Chemistry technologist, J.R. Sugarman Laboratory, Pittsburgh, 1964-1965;technologist, St. Joseph's Hospital, Pittsburgh, 1965-1967, 72-77;chief technologist, St. Joseph's Hospital, Pittsburgh, 1968-1972;supervisor blook bank, South Hills Health System, Pittsburgh, 1977-1979;chief technologist, Medical Chek laboratories, Pittsburgh, 1979-1982;manager laboratory, South Side Hospital, Pittsburgh, 1982-1989;laboratory manager, Podiatry Hospital, 1989-1990;blood bank technologist, West Pennsylvania Hospital, since 1990;technical specialist, Bio-Test Medical, Inc., since 1997. Laboratory consultant MG & Associations, Pittsburgh, since 1989. Presenter in field, since 1979.

Membership

Deacon Swissvale (Pennsylvania) Presbyterian Church, 1987-1993, elder, since 1994. Member National Certifying Agency for Medical Laboratory Personnel (certified clinical laboratory scientist, clinical laboratory director, clinical laboratory supervisor), American Society Clinical Pathologists (certified medical technologist), American Society Medical Technology (board directors 1987-1993), Pennsylvania Society for Medical Technology (president 1983-1984, board directors 1983-1988, recipient Dolbey award 1984, president Southwest chapter 1972-1973, 82-83, board directors 1970-1977, 80-83), Clinical Laboratory Management Association (bylaws committee 1987-1988, board directors Western Pennsylvania chapter 1983-1984, 87-88, president 1985-1986, bylaws chair 1988-1990), American Association Blood Banks, Alpha Mu Tau.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sewing, crocheting, knitting, boating, bowling.

Connections

Married John Patrick Gourley, November 16, 1968. 1 child, Christine Denise.