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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Types of job title by IFBLS members

English (native language)
North america
USA Medical Technologist, Medical Laboratory Scientist, Clinical Laboratory Scientist, Clinical Laboratory Technologist
Canada Medical Laboratory Technologist
Asia
Korea Medical Technologist (臨床病理士 [literally translate] Clinical Pathology Technologist)
Japan Medical Technologist (臨床檢査技師 [literally translate] Clinical Laboratory Technologist)
Taiwan Medical Technologist (醫事檢驗師 [literally translate] Medical Laboratory Technologist)
Hongkong SAR Medical Laboratory Technologist
Philippines Medical Technologist
Tailand Medical Technologist
Malaysia Medical Laboratory Technologist
Singapore Medical Laboratory Technologist
Indonesia Medical Laboratory Technologist
Myanmar Medical Laboratory Technologist
India Medical Laboratory Technologist
SriLanka Medical Laboratory Technologist
Europe
Germany Medical Technical Laboratory Assistant (Medizinisch Technische Laboratoriums Assistent)
France Medical Laboratory Technician (Technicien de Laboratoire Médical)
Czecho Medical Laboratory Technician (Zdravotní Laborant)
Greece Medical Laboratory Technologist (Τεχνολόγος Ιατρικού Εργαστηρίου)
Spain Higher Technician in Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory (Técnico Superior en Laboratorio de Diagnóstico Clínico)
Portugal Clinical Analysis Technician (Técnico de Análises Clínicas)
Poland Medical Analytics Technician (Technik Analityki Medycznej)
Netherlands Biomedical Laboratory Worker ((bio)Medisch Laboratoriummedewerker)
Swiss Biomedical Analysis Technician (Technicien en Analyse Biomédicale)
Italia Biomedical Laboratory Sanitary Technician (Tecnico Sanitario di Laboratorio Biomedico)
Austria Biomedical Analyst (Biomedizinische Analytikerin)
Sweden Biomedical Analyst (Biomedicinsk Analytiker)
Denmark Bioanalyst (Bioanalytiker)
Finland Bioanalyst (Bioanalyytikko)
Estonia Bioanalyst (Bioanalüütik)
Norway Bioengineer (Bioingeniør)
Iceland Biologist (Lífeindafræðingur)
Great Britain Biomedical Scientist
Ireland Medical Laboratory Scientist (Eolaí Saotharlainne Miochaine)
Oceania
Australia Medical Laboratory Scientist
New Zealand Medical Laboratory Scientist

Abbreviations: IFBLS, International Federation of Biomedical Laboratory Science; SAR, Special Administrative Region; USA, United States of America.

Korean J Clin Lab Sci 2021;53:105-21 https://doi.org/10.15324/kjcls.2021.53.1.105
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