Training Opportunities

At PHLET, our goal is to assist you in training your laboratory personnel in the area of laboratory preparedness. We accomplish this currently through a couple of specialized courses, both offered here at PHLET. In addition, we also have a variety of online training resources that we can connect you with. Online Training Resources MediaLab […]

Public Health Lab of East Texas Resources

Resources 2018 Collecting & Submitting Biothreat & Chemical Threat Samples 2018 PHLET Submission Information with Instructions  Clinical Laboratory Preparedness & Response Guide Resources for Sentinel Laboratories conducting Risk Assessments Zika & Arboviruses Testing of Persons Under Investigation for Dengue chikungunya and ZIKA at PHLET Before sending any samples for testing, please call your local health […]

Public Health Lab of East Texas Overview

What is the purpose of PHLET? Established in 2004, the Public Health Laboratory of East Texas (PHLET) is a registered Laboratory Response Network (LRN) reference laboratory that provides public health laboratory services and bioterrorism testing to East Texas. LRN laboratories are funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as reference laboratories that […]

Forms & Procedures

PLEASE CONTACT US AT (903) 877-5071 OR (903) 312-3537 BEFORE SUBMITTING ANY SPECIMEN FOR A BIOTERRORISM (BT) AGENT RULE-OUT. Documents required for specimen submission to PHLET for a BT agent rule-out include the following: Clinical Submission Environmental Submission Biothreat Clinical Need Help? If you need any assistance in completing these forms or determining which form […]