Jeanne M. Isabel, Ed.D., MLS, SH(ASCP)CM

Jeanne Isabel
Title: Chair and Associate Professor
Division: Health Studies
Office Location: Wirtz Hall 209A
Office Phone: 815-753-6330
Office Fax: 815-753-5406

Courses Taught

  • AHLS 446: Principles of Laboratory Management and Practice 
  • HLTH 494/697: Health Studies in Belize


  • Ed.D., Northern Illinois University, Counseling, Adult and Higher Education 
  • M.S.Ed., Northern Illinois University, Adult Education
  • MLS (ASCP) Medical Laboratory Scientist certification
  • SH (ASCP) Specialist in Hematology certification 
  • B.S., Northern Illinois University, Medical Technology Research

Research Interests

  • Examining the incidence of pre-diabetes in Belize and possible interventions
  • MLS student perspectives of clinical education
  • Development of curriculum for MLS Education in underdeveloped countries
  • Reflective journaling for assessment of clinical education experiences
  • Study of the incidence of pre-diabetes in different ethnic groups of Belize

Selected Publications

  • Isabel, J.M. (2018). Examining the Incidence of Pre Diabetes in Belize, American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science April 2018, ascls.118.000174.
  • Isabel, J.M. (2016). Clinical Education: MLS Student Perceptions. Clinical Laboratory Science, 29(2): 66-71.
  • Book Chapter: Isabel, Jeanne M. (2016) “Metabolic Diseases and Related Urinalysis Findings” in Mundt, L.A. and Shanahan, K: Graff’s Textbook of Urinalysis and Body Fluids, 3rd ed. Wolter Kluwer; Philadelphia

Contact Us

College of Health and Human Sciences
Wirtz Hall 227

The Dean's Office is open for face-to-face meetings by appointment only.

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