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ACA MedLab Student Wins MLPAO Student Achievement Award!

Susmita Augni, MLPAO, medical laboratory technician, student achievement award 2019Congratulations to our Medical Laboratory Assistant/Technician graduate, Susmita Augni, for being awarded the Medical Laboratory Professionals’ Association of Ontario’s Student Achievement Award! Our MedLab team at ACA nominated Susmita for this award detailing all of the wonderful things that Susmita did as a student of our Ottawa campus. Her instructor, Ann Marie, says: “Susmita is an excellent candidate for this award because of her dedication to her studies and aiding her classmates in their studies as well as contributing to the professionalism of our field.”


The MLPAO wrote the following letter to Susmita.

Dear Susmita;

Upon your successful completion of the Medical Laboratory Technician Program, the faculty of Algonquin Careers Academy – Ottawa campus nominated you for the Medical Laboratory Professionals’ Association of Ontario (MLPAO) 2019 “MLA/T Student Achievement Award”. This award is given by the Association each year to a graduating full-time medical laboratory assistant/technician student who has achieved distinguished academic status and who has made positive, noteworthy contributions to the program during the course of his or her studies.

Our Student Awards Committee has now reviewed the nominations and I am pleased to inform you that you have been selected as recipient of this year’s award...

Congratulations and we look forward to hearing from you soon!

Tania Toffner BSc, MLT

Manager, Professional Services

Medical Laboratory Professionals’ Association of Ontario (MLPAO)

ACA says this about Susmita: “Since day one she has been an absolute delight to teach. Her dedication to her education is astonishing. She arrived to class every single day with a smile on her face, dressed in her uniform and ready to learn.  Since she has been with us Susmita has won the student of the month as well as our academic awards every month. She has been called upon to do some intensive peer tutoring and has been a great help in the class.”

Susmita, we are so proud that you have been honoured with this award from the Medical Laboratory Professionals’ Association of Ontario - it is well deserved!