ASCLS Annual Meeting, AMI and Exposition

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Advanced Management
Institute (AMI)
Clinical Lab Expo 83rd Annual Meeting
July 26-27, 2015 July 28-30, 2015 July 29-August 1, 2015

ASCLS Career Fair - July 31, 2015

 

Attend the premier event for clinical laboratory science professionals.

  • Network with hundreds fellow laboratorians and share your challenges and best practices
  • Advance your knowledge and your career with more than 60 hours of P.A.C.E.®-approved education
  • Experience the latest in laboratory science and technology at the Clinical Lab Expo
  • Take home practical information on methodologies, management and emerging issues

 Join us as we celebrate the 83rd meeting of the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science.


  Registration | Program | Accommodations | Transportation

Beckman Coulter Student Travel Grant

ASCLS Provides HOPE | Letter to Employer | Career Fair

Clinical Lab Expo | 2014 Photos | Session Handouts | e-Meeting

Mobile App |  Meeting Sponsors


Registration

Click here to register online for the 2015 ASCLS Annual Meeting and Advanced Management Institute (AMI). 

NOTE:  To register a GUEST, you will need to complete a separate registration, "ASCLS 2015 Annual Meeting and Advanced Management Institutute GUEST ONLY."   

                                                                                          Early-Bird                           Regular
                                                                                          (by June 8)                         (after June 8)
Full Registration
Annual Meeting - ASCLS or ASCP Member                         $380                                  $440
Annual Meeting - Non-member                                             $570                                  $630
AMI – ASCLS Member                                                          $425                                  $485
AMI – Non – member                                                            $630                                  $690
Annual Meeting & AMI – ASCLS Member                            $655                                   $715
Annual Meeting & AMI – Non – member                              $1040                                 $1100
Annual Meeting - First Year Professional Member               $180                                   $240
Annual Meeting - ASCLS or ASCP Student Member           $90                                     $120
Annual Meeting - Non-member Student                               $180                                   $240
Annual Meeting - Retired or Emeritus Member                    $90                                     $120

If you prefer to mail or fax (571-354-7570) your registration, click here to download the registration form.  ASCP members must register via mail or fax in order to receive the discounted registration fee.

The early registration deadline is June 8, 2015.  Register by this date to receive the discounted rate.

Online registration will close on July 22, 2015.  After that date, registration will be available onsite only.

Not a member? Save on registration by becoming a member of ASCLS. Download a Membership Application to return with your Registration Form.

If you have any questions about the registration process, please contact ascls@ascls.org


Program

Click here to download the preliminary program in its entirity.

To view specific sections of the program, click below:


Accomodations

The ASCLS host hotel is the Omni Hotel at CNN Center.

100 CNN Center
Atlanta, GA  30303

Click here to reserve your room online.

For reservations by phone, call the hotel at 1.888.444.OMNI.  Be sure to mention rate code - ASCLS Annual Meeting.

Room Rate:  $220 single/double occupancy, plus tax


 Transportation

Hartsfield-Jackson Airport

  • Distance from hotel: 12 miles
  • Drive time: 15 to 20 minutes
  • Average taxi fare: $30 plus tip (one way)
  • SuperShuttle: $16.50, plus tip (one way). Reservations are required. Book online at www.supershuttle.com and use the code ASCLS to receive your discount. Be sure to select your drop off location as Omni Hotel
    at CNN Center South Tower. Or call 800-Blue-Van (800.258.3826) to make your reservation

Beckman Coulter Student Travel Grant

Thank you to everyone who applied for the Beckman Coulter Student Travel Grant.  Winners will be announced soon.


 ASCLS Provides HOPE - Helping Other People Event

ASCLS is once again giving back to the annual meeting host city with ASCLS Provides HOPE – Helping Other People Event.  In collaboration with StandUp For Kids – Atlanta, the ASCLS Promotion of the Profession Committee (PPC) will be collecting donations of personal care items at the 2015 Annual Meeting to support the efforts by StandUp For Kids to end youth homelessness in Atlanta.

In addition to accpeting online donations, ASCLS will be helping to provide hygiene kits for StandUp For Kids which include the following: deodorant (male & female), disposable razors, shampoo, conditioner, soap, tissues, toothbrush, toothpaste, handi-wipes and feminine products. All items should be travel sized and fit in a Zip-lock bag labeled either male or female. 

The ASCLS PPC will have a donation barrel for donated supplies near the ASCLS meeting registration area of the Omni Hotel.  Monetary donations are also being accepted via the ASCLS Online Store.

Donation times are listed below and coincide with events at the hotel:

  • Tuesday, July 28
    • 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, July 29
    • 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 30
    • 5:00 p.m.  - 5:30 p.m.
  • Friday, July 31
    • 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Letter to Employer

Explain the value of the ASCLS Annual Meeting to your employer. Click here to download a letter outlining the return on investment of your attendance.


 Career Fair

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Registration is FREE for job seekers!


Clinical Lab Expo

 For information to be an exhibitor, go to the Clin Lab Expo webpage.


2014 Meeting Photos

Download photos from various meeting events, including the Industry and Member Awards Ceremonies.  You must be logged in to the ASCLS website to access the photos.  To log in, enter your ASCLS member username and password in the upper right corner, then return to this webpage.


 e-Meeting

Information regarding the pre-meeting purchase of the recorded sessions will be available June 2015.


Mobile App

With the ASCLS Annual Meeting Mobile App, you can view session descriptions and handouts, reference an exhibitor map for the Clinical Lab Expo, and get alerts about important meeting news—all from your smartphone. Watch for more information on how to download the app.

Information about the ASCLS annual meeting app will be made available May 2015.


  Meeting Sponsors

ASCLS thanks the following companies for their support of the 2015 ASCLS Annual Meeting. Visit our sponsors’ websites by clicking on the logos below.  If you would like to join our list of sponsors, click here to download the "Sponsor Information" document.

Roche-Blue-Hex web The Binding Site
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Advancelogo web ASCP newlogo web  Immucor 4color
greiner logo 2c-10inch Sarstedt 5 100 100 5   BeckmanCoulter logo web
Horiba logo web  Sysmex logo 200x50