Laboratory Director, Millennium Laboratories, Inc.Biography
Amadeo J. Pesce received his BS in Biology from MIT, his Ph.D. from Brandeis University and was an NIH postdoctoral fellow in Biophysics at the University of Illinois at Urbana IL. He trained in Clinical Chemistry with Dr. Samuel Natelson at Michael Reese Hospital in Chicago. Starting in 1973, he served as a faculty member at the University of Cincinnati rising to the rank of Professor in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and retiring as Professor Emeritus in 2006. He was Associate Director and then Director of the Toxicology Laboratory of University Hospital in Cincinnati from 1974 to 1997. He was acting Laboratory Director of Adams County Hospital and Drake Center from 1999 to 2006. In 2007 he started with Millennium Laboratories of California as Laboratory Director. He was appointed as Adjunct Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the UCSD School of Medicine in 2007. He became a Principal Investigator of the Millennium Research Institute in 2010. Dr. Pesce became NRCC qualified Clinical Chemist in 1971 and DABCC certified in 1972,. Dr. Pesce has served on the American Board of Clinical Chemistry, the certifying agency for Clinical Chemists Dr. Pesce is Co-Editor of Clinical Chemistry: Theory Analysis and Correlation now in its 5th Edition. He has written or co-edited 30 other books in clinical chemistry. He has written or co-authored more than 220 peer reviewed papers in the area of clinical chemistry. His awards include: Established Investigator, American Heart Association New York; Bernard J. Katchman Award from OVS-AACC; Alvin Dubin Award from National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry; Reggie Brockman Service Award Kidney Foundation of Greater Cincinnati Dr. Pesce has served as the Laboratory Director of Millennium Laboratories since 2008. The laboratorys focus has been on providing drug and medication testing for physicians providing pain management and addiction treatments.