Laboratory Sciences 

NOTE: As of 17 August 2015, PHCR-Pacific has transitioned to the Regional Health Command - Pacific. The information here is provided as a courtesy and may not be up-to-date.

Mission:  Provide laboratory service support to help solve the unique occupational and environmental health problems impacting military operations and Public Health.

The Laboratory Sciences Portfolio provides responsive, comprehensive laboratory science services as part of the occupational and environmental health assessment and medical surveillance process in support of PACOM readiness. Staffed with experienced professionals familiar with the military's special needs, the Division Laboratory Sciences is uniquely able to respond to emergencies and support projects with unusual requirements.  In a typical year, the Laboratory Sciences Portfolio has served DOD customers US Army, US Navy, US Air Force, and US Marines from the immediate Honshu AOR to remote locations within the PACOM such as Kwajalein and Diego Garcia.

Laboratory Analysis 

Support Services:

  • Consultative assistance
  • One stop for all laboratory needs--no need to go to multiple sources to obtain required services
  • Flexibility that allows for last minute changes
  • Follow-up assistance with data interpretation
  • The Division of Laboratory Sciences staff work with customers to identify non-target compounds found during the course of analysis
  • An experienced staff to analyze military specific compounds and who are familiar with military related health threats
  • Top priority analysis when needed
  • Archiving analytical data

What you receive from the Division of Laboratory Sciences when we contract your samples:  

  • Contract development and management
  • Desktop consultation
  • Review of the data package
  • Sample containers in many cases
  • Coordination of sample collection and management
  • Quality assurance and quality control
  • Data archiving ease of future retrieval

    Laboratory Equipment



    Contact Information

    Name: PHCR-Pacific Division of Laboratory Sciences 
    Email Address:   
    Telephone: 011-81-46-407-5615/8421 
    DSN: (315) 263-5615/8421 
    Mailing Address:
    USAPHC Public Health Command Region-Pacific
    Unit 45006 (MCHB-AJ-TL)
    APO  AP  96343-5006