Pat Lewis


  • Dexa Body Composition
  • Gateway Pentium III-E-4400
  • Gateway Pentium III- E4200
  • HP LaserJet 1300 printer
  • HP OfficeJet 6110 color copier/printer
  • ┬áReichert-Jung 2030 Paraffin Microtomes
  • Microm HM 315 Paraffin Microtome
  • Ultra- Microtome Sorall
  • Surka DSR tissue stainer
  • Tissue Tek Embedding Center
  • Ultracut S- Reichert
  • Ralph Knife Breaker
  • LKB Knife Breaker
  • Kem-Ponent Fume Hood

Training or Skills

  • Licensed & Certified Veterinary Technician
  • Concept of Fixation
  • Assist with/or Gross sectioning
  • Frozen Sectioning
  • QC Req. & Documentation
  • Collection of Tissue Specimens
  • Collection of Tissue Specimens
  • Embed Tissue (incl. Sm Bxs)
  • Running of Tissue Processor
  • Microtome care and use(s) and sectioning
  • Special Stain Techniques
  • Immuno-Histochemistry stains

University of Florida


As part of both the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and UF Health, Veterinary Medicine is dedicated to advancing animal, human and environmental health through teaching, research, extension and patient care.



Animal Hospitals

Need animal care? Visit the UF Small Animal and Large Animal Hospitals. From dogs, cats, birds and exotics to horses, cattle, llamas, pigs and many other large farm or food animals, our experienced veterinarian staff is ready to assist.

Animal Airwaves

Syndicated Podcast

Animal Airwaves

Animal Airwaves is a daily radio series that features one-minute segments relating to animal health, ranging from insights into animal behavior to veterinary patient care breakthroughs and trends.

Animal Airwaves