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Mardie Altman

Laboratory Animal Technology - Larimer Campus

Mardie is a Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) and a Registered Laboratory Animal Technician (RLAT) with a varied industry background that includes anesthesia, surgical nursing, and equine with a special interest in the care and management of animals used in research. Her experience as a research assistant in biomedical research is applied in her veterinary clinical laboratory courses. She is the director of Front Range Community College’s Laboratory Animal Technology Program and Veterinary Assistant Program.

Courses Taught

  • Vet Assistant Lab & Clinical Procedures
  • Clinical Laboratory Procedures
  • Laboratory Animal Technology Internship
  • AALAS Certification Prep

Teaching Experience

2008-Present      Faculty, Laboratory Animal Technology & Veterinary Technology, Front Range Community College
1999-2008          Faculty, Animal Technology Program & Equine Science Program, Front Range Community College


Front Range Community College, A.A.S. (Animal Technology), 1996
Colorado State University, B.S. (Animal Science), 1975


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