N. McCary received a B.S. degree in Medical Laboratory Science from the University of New Mexico in 2013.

Upon completion of the program, she began working as a clinical laboratory scientist at CHRISTUS St. Vincent Regional Medical Center in Santa Fe, NM. In 2020, she began teaching at the UNM Medical Laboratory Science program as a lecturer for Clinical Microbiology, Clinical Parasitology and Molecular diagnostics.

Personal Statement

Equipped with my knowledge from the clinical laboratory and my experience and completion of the UNM MLS program, I hope to pass on my knowledge and tips to future generations of medical laboratory scientists to help them succeed.

Areas of Specialty

Clinical Microbiology
Clinical Parasitology
Molecular Microbiology

Achievements & Awards

ASCP Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS CM)




  • English

Courses Taught

Clinical Parasitology (since 2021)
Molecular Diagnostics (since 2021)
Clinical Microbiology (since 2021)