Bob is a licensed Clinical Laboratory Scientist in the state of California and has worked for 30 years at the University of California, Davis Health System (UCDHS), with the last 23 years as the Sr Specialist in Special Coagulation section of the Pathology and Laboratory Medicine department. He is currently serving as a staff volunteer with the Hemophilia Treatment Center at UCDHS. Additionally, Bob serves on the board for the International Council for Standardisation in Hematology, and former board member of the North American Specialized Coagulation Laboratory Association (NASCOLA), and International Society for Laboratory Hematology (ISLH). Currently he also serves as an associate editor for the Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, and recently stepped down as an associate editor for the International Journal of Laboratory Hematology, and currently serve on the editorial board for Seminars in Thrombosis and Hemostasis. Bob has authored or co-authored >90 articles, and 5 book chapters, with the most recent manuscripts focusing on laboratory testing of direct oral anticoagulants and laboratory quality.