Advanced Management Institute
84th Annual Meeting
Clinical Lab Expo
The ASCLS Annual Meeting, Expo and Advanced Management Institute (AMI) will return to Philadelphia, PA in 2016 after a 13 year hiatus! Philadelphia and the ASCLS-PA Host Society are eagerly awaiting your return to the City of Brotherly Love.
- Take advantage of our new meeting format.
Earn 16 hours of continuing education credit in 4 days.
Network with hundreds fellow laboratorians and share your challenges and best practices
Experience the latest in laboratory science and technology at the Clinical Lab Expo, featuring more than 700 exhibiting companies with over 2,000 booths
Take home practical information on methodologies, management and emerging issues
Join us as we celebrate the 84th meeting of the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science.
Click here to download the PDF of the 2016 Annual Meeting, Clinical Lab Expo and AMI preliminary program in its entirety.
You may also access the entire program in searchable format to plan your experience. This web-based program integrates with the Annual Meeting mobile app.
To view specific sections of the program, click below:
Explain the value of the ASCLS Annual Meeting to your employer. Download a template letter explaining the return on investment of your attendance.
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The ASCLS Promotion of the Profession Committee will have collection boxes near the ASCLS meeting registration area of the Loews Philadelphia Hotel. High-priority food items that are needed include the following:
- canned fruits and vegetables
- canned meats
- canned or jarred proteins like peanut butter and canned stews.
We will also be collecting monetary donations via the ASCLS Online Store. Every dollar raised enables Philabundance to provide 2 meals!
Donation times are listed below and coincide with events at the hotel.
Onsite Donation Schedule:
- Sunday, July 31st 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
- Monday, August 1st 9:00 am – 10:00 am & 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
- Tuesday, August 2nd 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm & 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
- Wednesday, August 3rd 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
- Thursday, August 4th 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Thanks to the generosity of the Beckman Coulter Foundation, ASCLS student members were provided the opportunity to apply for a grant to assist with travel expenses to attend the Annual Meeting in Philadelphia. Click here to download the flyer featuring each of the recipients.
Congratulations to the following students who were selected to receive a Beckman Coulter Student Travel Grant:
- Patricia Ross
- Nicholas Yu
- Mattie Kropf
- Maria Lucia Rodriguez
- William Jonathan Windsor
- Jessica Stellingwerf
The ASCLS Student Forum and New Professional New Members Forum also sponsored travel grants for students, new professionals and new members to attend the Annual Meeting. Congratulations to the following winners:
- Student Forum Travel Grant Recipients:
- Lauren Engel
- Savannah Drake
- William Jonathan Windor
- New Professional New Member Forum Grant Recipient:
- Kelley Weber
Click here to learn more about the candiates who are running for ASCLS national offices and committees. Join us to meet these candidates on Monday, August 1st at 4pm in the Millenium Hall at the Loews Hotel.Shortly after the Meet the Candidates session at 5:30pm, elections will open and remain open for 24 hours. ASCLS Delegates will be able to use their smart phones, tablets or laptops to cast their vote over the 24 hour period by going to a specific website and entering their delegate number. Delegates may also visit the designated location to cast their vote. Elections will close at 6:30pm on Tuesday, August 2, 2016.
The Annual Meeting Steering Committee, along with the ASCLS-PA Host Society, has been actively planning fun activities for attendees while in Philadelphia. They have created two flyers to help you when planning your trip:
- Philadelphia Laboratory Tested Restaurant Guide
- Side Trips at the ASCLS Annual Meeting
- Walking Tour of Philadelphia - 4pm Satruday, July 30th
Be sure to stop by the host society table, which will be located near the Meeting Registration area, to pick up maps, flyers and other information.
Annual Meeting Evaluation Links:
- Monday, August 1 - https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2016AMDAY1
- Tuesday, August 2 - https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2016AMDAY2
- Wednesday, August 3 - https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2016AMDAY3
- Thursday, August 4 - https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2016AMDAY4
AMI Evaluation Links:
- Monday, August 1 - https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/AMIDAY1
- Tuesday, August 2 - https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/AMIDAY2
Overall Annual Meeting Evaluation Link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/AM2016Eval
Overall AMI Evaluation Link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Eval2016AMI
All evaluations must be completed by August 26, 2016.
Click here to download the instructions and submission form. The submission deadline is April 1, 2017.
If you are interested in being an exhibitor at the 2016 Clinical Lab Expo, click here for more information.
If you are interested in being a sponsor at the 2016 ASCLS Annual Meeting, click here for more information.
ASCLS thanks the following companies for their support of the ASCLS Annual Meeting. Visit our sponsors’ websites by clicking on the logos below.
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