Click on each day to view and/or download the handouts associated with each session, if available. Handouts will be uploaded as received. They are also available via the mobile meeting app.

8:30 am - 9:30 am  Opening Keynote Address

10:00 am - 11:30 am

11:45 am - 12:45 pm - Grab N Gab Sessions:  Lunch not included.  Please grab your own lunch before joining us.

  • GNG01:  Adventures in Foreign Exchange Programs
  • GNG02:  Molecular Education in MLS Programs
  • GNG03:  E & R 101
  • GNG04:  Enhancing Career Satisfaction for Medical Laboratory Professionals
  • GNG05:  Strategies for Mentoring Students and Practitioners
  • GNG06:  Avoiding Accidental Leadership

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

4:45 pm - 5:45 pm

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm SPARK Sessions; Lunch available in Exhibit Hall

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm  Grab N Gab Sessions; Lunch available in Exhibit Hall

  • GNG07:  Effective Presentations: The Do’s and Don’t’s
  • GNG08:  How Phlebotomist Training, Experience and Use of Comfort Techniques Plays Out in Front-line Pediatric Blood Draws: Implications for Enhancing Practice and Patient Experience
  • GNG09:  Preventing Burnout: Incorporating 10 and 12 Hour Shifts vs 8 Hour Shifts
  • GNG10:  Laboratory Safety and Biosafety: Where are the Risks?
  • GNG11:  Clinical Decision Support System and Informatics Case Illustrations for Medical Laboratory Scientists

1:45 pm - 2:45 pm

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

4:15 pm - 5:15 pm