Apple Fred

Fred S. Apple, PhD, DABCC


Dr. Fred Apple is the medical director of the Clinical Laboratories, Clinical Chemistry, Clinical and Forensic Toxicology and Point of Care Testing.

He received his doctorate degree from the University of Minnesota in 1979 and obtained a fellowship in Laboratory Medicine in 1982 from Washington University. He is board certified in Clinical Chemistry and Toxicology.

Dr. Apple serves as a principal investigator at the Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation. He is a consultant to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office. In addition to his investigative research, Dr. Apple is a Professor at the University of Minnesota Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology. Dr. Apple also serves as an Associate Editor for the journal Clinical Chemistry and is a Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine.


  • Laboratory Medicine, Washington University, Saint Louis, MO, USA