The mission of the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS) is to promote the profession of clinical laboratory science and provide beneficial services to those who practice it.
To enable its members to provide quality services for all consumers, the society is committed to the continuous quest for excellence in all its activities.
Member of the Year
Educator of the Year
Student of the Year
Keys to the Future Award
Presidential Service Award
60 Year Special Member Award
30 Year Special Member Award
20 Year Special Member Award
Omicron Sigma Awards
Norma Bivona, Lee Ellen Brunson, Jennifer Bushnell, Luke Caruso, Cheryl Caskey, James Hollowell, Karrie Hovis, Jessica Lasiter, Monika Paneru, Jessica Peel, Cheyenne Reyes, Joette Taylor, Mikayla Thompson, Michele Werner, Karen Williams, Stephanie Blackburn, Lynda Britton, James Gardner
Student Paper Awards
Administration – The Potential of Utilizing Twitter for Early Disease Outbreak Detection by Morgan Hildebrand from LSU Health Shreveport
Blood Bank – Massive Transfusion Protocol: How Much Does It Really Cost? by Audra Callender from LSU Health Shreveport
Hematology – Fatal Cardiac Hemochromatosis in a Patient with Hereditary Spherocytosis by Jessica Pittman from LSU Health Shreveport
Molecular – Rare Occurrence of Triple Negative Breast Cancer in a Patient with Down’s Syndrome by Katelynd Wren from LSU Health Shreveport
Chemistry – Biliary Atresia: Diagnosis, Complications and Treatment in Infants and Neonates by Carly Barrere from LSU Health Shreveport
Immunology – Eight Cases of E-cigarette or Vaping Associated Lung Injury (EVALI) by Destiny Potts from LSU Health Shreveport
Microbiology – Zoonotic Transmission of Leprosy by Nine-Banded Armadillos by Allison DeLatin from LSU Health Shreveport
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Student Forum/New Professional
Make plans now to join us in New Orleans, LA Tuesday, April 19, 2022 through Friday, April 22, 2022 at the JW Marriott New Orleans located on Canal Street. Planning is already underway. An outstanding education program is being planned along with social activities, exhibits and a career fair.
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We would like to invite you to participate in the 2022 Bistate Meeting. We have opportunities for sponsorship, exhibit participation & career fair involvement. Click here to download the 2022 Engagement Prospectus.
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