Ste'von Afemata transferred to the CARE Center in 2003 after working at UCLA Medical Plaza Lab and Pathology since 2000. She is responsible for all research laboratory functions for CARE including processing, storage of samples, histology, cryopreservation (PBMCs/Pellets), quality management and all other assays as defined in protocol-specific guidelines of clinical trials. She received her training at Southern California Regional Occupational Center, as Medical Assistant/Lab Technician in 1996. She also studied at Long Beach City College and the University of Phoenix. In her spare time, Ste'von loves a good laugh and enjoys spending time with her husband and family! She also loves to sing and enjoys cooking for her huge family!