Medical Laboratories

Multidisciplinary Laboratories

Laboratory based session design and set up

Classroom, Workshop and Meeting setups

Consultation for requirements, equipment, materials and set ups

Room Bookings


The multidisciplinary teaching laboratories are comprised of fully equipped teaching laboratories. Preparation and storage facilities for materials are used in the set-up of wet/ dry laboratory based sessions for undergraduate and graduate Medicine; School of Nursing; Center for Nursing Studies; School of Pharmacy; affiliated disciplines within the Faculty of Medicine and Eastern Health; and other outside groups upon request. The teaching laboratories are located on the second floor of the Health Science Complex.

The multidisciplinary teaching laboratories support the laboratory based teaching of a broad range of subjects including anatomy; physiology; immunology; microbiology; pharmacology; hematology; and clinical skills teaching. The MDL also provide support for laboratory based teaching and training workshops in a variety of disciplines and can be set up for traditional wet laboratory or classroom teaching. Rooms are suitable for teaching, meetings, training sessions or workshops. Corinne Mercer is available to provide equipment, materials and teaching support. Advanced booking is required so that curriculum based bookings are accommodated.

Available Equipment and Supplies:

  • Ultrasound machines
  • Microscopes: single head, multi-head and video
  • AD Instruments Physiology Simulation Equipment and Accessories
  • Suturing Implements and MM3D Skin Task Trainers
  • Simulated patient beds and linens available
  • Moveable tables and chairs
  • Audiovisual Equipment
  • Fresh animal specimens, pre-consultation required
  • Accessories for standard wet lab preparations
  • Anatomical specimens upon coordination with the Anatomy Unit

Other needs considered, please contact to discuss.

Hours of Operation
Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm (Fall & Winter)
8:00 am to 3:30 pm (Summer)
Room accommodations available outside hours of operation upon request.

Contact Person:

Corinne Mercer, B. Sc
Medical Technologist
Phone: (709) 864-6563/6099
Fax: (709) 864-4987
Email: cfmercer@mun.ca