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Division of Laboratory Systems:


Meetings of the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Advisory Committee (CLIAC):
This committee provides scientific and technical advice to the CDC, FDA and CMS on issues pertaining to clinical laboratories and the CLIA regulations. CLIAC usually meets two times a year. Minutes and presentations from each meeting can be found here.
ASCLS presents comments regarding the CDC discussions on Laboratory Safety and Quality:  Lessons Learned Through the Ebola Response at the April CLIAC meeting.  Our statement will be posted as part of the minutes.  Read the statement now.

 Public Health Grand Rounds:

 "Developing an IQCP; A Step-By-Step Guide” is freely available online through the CDC’s website: