ASCLS Annual Meeting and Exposition


83rd Annual Meeting
July 29-August 1, 2015
Atlanta, GA

Clinical Lab Expo
July 28-30, 2015      
Atlanta, GA

  Registration | Program | Accommodations | Transportation

Call for Abstracts and Poster Competition Guidelines

Beckman Coulter Student Travel Grant

ASCLS Provides HOPE | Letter to Employer | Clinical Lab Expo

 2014 Photos | Advanced Management Institute | Session Handouts | e-Meeting

Mobile App |  Meeting Sponsors


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 63 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 information for the 2015 ASCLS Annual Meeting will be made available April 2015.

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

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

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The preliminary program will be made available April 2015.


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

100 CNN Center
Atlanta, GA  30303



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 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

Call for Abstracts and Poster Competition

Undergraduate Poster Competition Guidelines - Guidelines for the undergraduate poster competition only.  Abstract deadline is April 1, 2015. 

Call for Abstracts (Graduate Students and Professionals) - Guidelines for posters and oral research presentations abstracts submitted by laboratory professionals and graduate students only.  Abstract deadline is April 1, 2015.

Beckman Coulter Student Travel Grant

 Click here to download the application for the Beckman Coulter Student Travel Grant.  All current ASCLS student members are eligible to apply.  Deadline for applications is April 24, 2015.

 ASCLS Provides HOPE - Helping Other People Event

The Promotion of the Profession Committee (PPC) will be collecting donations of personal care items at the 2015 ASCLS Annual Meeting to support the efforts by StandUp For Kids to end youth homelessness in Atlanta. StandUp For Kids works toward this mission.  You can learn more about StandUp for Kids at the PPC website.

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. Items can be donated at the PPC booth during the following times:

  • 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.

    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.

    Advanced Management Institute

    The Advanced Management Institute (AMI) will be held July 26-27, 2015 in Atlanta, GA.  More details will be posted soon.


    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.

    Roche-Blue-Hex web The Binding Site
    Siemens web Hologic Logo no tagline PMS2756 Stago logo web
    Advancelogo web ASCP newlogo web  Immucor 4color
    greiner logo 2c-10inch Sarstedt 5 100 100 5   BeckmanCoulter logo web