PART ONE – THE DARK AGE OF MEDICAL LABORATORY PRACTICE IN NIGERIA AND LESSONS FOR THE MODERN DAY MLS.
AMLSN marked her golden jubilee in November, 2014. It was an occasion full of excitement, panache and untamed joy. The outgoing president of AMLSN was generous in praise and accolades to personalities that carried the burden of professional emancipation and image projection of a hitherto unheralded but critically indispensible part of total medical practice globally. As he cascaded down memory lane from one decade to another, highlighting the critical junctions, interludes and milestones in the metamorphosis of the profession, audience couldn’t help but punctuated his free-flowing oratory with yells and heroic pandemonium.