Premier Laboratory: Your Partner of Choice

Histologists at Work

Looking for a reliable, consistent partner for your histology, immunohistochemistry and image analysis needs?

One that will serve as an extension of your company, and deliver consistent data and reproducible results every time?

Premier Laboratory is that partner. Just a few reasons why…

  • Efficient and quality-minded contract research laboratory
  • Expertise and experience to process both standardized and specialized samples from your most demanding studies
  • Dedicated to maintaining open, direct communication with you
  • We work closely with you, from setting initial research parameters for your histology & pharmacology studies to delivering data that prevents skewed results
  • Simply put:  We work with you and help ensure your success!
  • Our work starts before we make a single slide or write a protocol.
  • We work with you to determine the best way to plan your study.
  • We provide both validated regulated(GLP) & non-regulated protocols.
  • Expert advice based on our years of experience & we inspect every slide before you get it to ensure it measures up to our standards of quality.
  • Quality is created by people and their talents, and at Premier Laboratory we have a passion for our work.
  • We are your partner, not just another contract laboratory.
Published Articles
Speaking Engagements
Years of Experience

Elizabeth A. Chlipala, BS, HTL(ASCP), QIHC (ASCP)


Elizabeth is an Owning Partner at Premier Laboratory. She has 30+ years experience working in laboratories and hospitals, doing both clinical and nonclinical histology and immunohistochemistry.


Elizabeth A. Chlipala
About Premier Laboratory


Elizabeth is an accomplished, knowledgeable & sought after speaker, speaking at over 70 conventions, symposiums, annual meetings and teleconferences, since 1986. She was the Keynote Speaker at the Michigan Society for Histotechnologists Annual Meeting in May 2010.

Her speaking engagements have included topics in histology, pathology, quality assurance, immunohistochemistry and digital pathology.


Elizabeth has received numerous awards, including Illinois Society for Histotechnology – Technologist of the year (1993), National Society for Histotechnology – Dako Award for Excellence in Standardization of the IHC Techniques (2006) and Biogenix Award for Standardization in Immunohistochemistry (2006).

Published Articles

Her list of published papers includes over 25 published articles, in many trade publications such as Toxicologic Pathology and Experimental and Molecular Pathology.

Want Elizabeth to Speak at Your Conference?

Elizabeth is always excited for the opportunity to talk about her passions.

Topics include histology, pathology, quality assurance, immunohistochemistry, digital pathology, and more.

Get in touch today to see if we’re a good fit for each other.

Clients & Testimonials

Randall Basaraba testimonial for Premier Laboratory

Dr. Randall J. Basaraba DVM, PhD

Colorado State University Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Pathology

Because of their expertise and willingness to develop reagents and protocols to meet our specific needs, we consider them an invaluable research collaborator. The personalized service and attention we receive from Premier Laboratory far exceeds our expectation for a contract lab.

Michael Hawes testimonial for Premier Laboratory

Michael Hawes

Owner, Charter Preclinical Services

Liz and the rest of the staff at Premier Labs provide great histology service, with a wealth of expertise.

Dr. Philip J. Coggins

President & CEO, Osprey Pharmaceuticals Limited

The exceptionally professional team at Premier Laboratory are a pleasure to work with — excellent collaboration in the project planning phase, great execution, and first class communication and reporting.

Stephen G Ruby testimonial for Premier Laboratory

Stephen G. Ruby, MD, MBA

Board Certified Anatomic & Clinical Pathologist, 4path, Ltd.

If you have research related histology requirements (and other items for research support)…look no further. You won’t be disappointed.

Premier Laboratory

Where Precision is Routine