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NAACLS is Seeking Nominations for Board and Committee Roles

NAACLS is seeking candidates for our Programs Review Committees. The following positions will be open for nomination in 2019: BOARD of DIRECTORS  Four Year Educator (must be employed by a two year college but not primarily involved with clinical laboratory sciences) AAPA Representative REVIEW COMMITTEE FOR ACCREDITED PROGRAMS (RCAP) Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) Educator – […]

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Proposed Changes to Standards Submitted for Public Comment

The NAACLS Board of Directors is requesting public comment for proposed Standards changes. To view the potential Standards changes, as well as the process to submit your comments, please download the files linked below. Standard I.A.3. Proposed Standard Change PDF Standard VII.A.2.c Proposed Standard Change PDF DCLS Standard I.C.2 Proposed Standard Change PDF All of the […]

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Introducing New NAACLS Members

We are pleased to introduce the following new members of the NAACLS Review Committee for Accredited Programs (RCAP) and Programs Approval Review Committee (PARC): Candice Grayson, MS, MA, MT(ASCP), is the Program Coordinator of the Medical Laboratory Technology Program at the Community College of Baltimore County in Baltimore, MD. She is a MLT Educator on […]

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NAACLS Board of Directors Update – November, 2018

By Dianne M. Cearlock, PhD, Chief Executive Officer At the September 28, 2018 meeting of the NAACLS Board of Directors, in addition to accreditation and approval awards recommended by the Review Committee on Accredited Programs (RCAP) and the Program Approval Review Committee (PARC), the following items were addressed: Elections for Board of Director officer positions […]

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 NAACLS to Conduct Workshop in Concurrence With CLEC 2019 in Baltimore, Maryland

By Megan Eggert, Meetings and Events Planner NAACLS will conduct a new workshop titled, “The Secrets to a Super Self-Study,” on February 21, 2019, from 7:00am-12:00pm in Baltimore, MD (in concurrence with the ASCLS Clinical Laboratory Educators’ Conference (CLEC)). The workshop will include a continental breakfast and working lunch. The workshop will be presented by: […]

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Newly Accredited and Approved Programs, September 2018 Board Meeting

MLS: Hillsborough Community College, Tampa FL Louisiana State University-Alexandria, LA Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI Nazareth College of Rochester, Rochester, NY MLT: Bronx Community College, Bronx, NY Harrison College-Ft Wayne, Ft. Wayne, IN New River Community and Technical College, Beaver, WV Pathologists’ Assistant: University of Toledo, Toledo, OH    

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NAACLS 2019 Face to Face Meeting Dates

Doctoral Review Committee Meeting June 14, 2019 NAACLS Office Rosemont, IL  Programs Review Committee Meetings July 17 – 19, 2019 Intercontinental Kansas City at the Plaza Kansas City, MO Board of Directors Meetings September 25 – 27, 2019 The Palms Hotel and Spa Miami Beach, FL    

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NAACLS Board Members Lauded by the ASCP

Two current members and one past member of NAACLS’ Board of Directors received recognition awards from the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) at its Annual Meeting held October 3-5, 2018 in Baltimore, MD. Patricia Ellinger, MSEd, MASCP, MLS(ASCP)CMSBBCM, received the 2018 President’s Award. This award honors an ASCP member who has gone above and […]

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November Workshop Participants

If you are attending the November 2nd workshop, Demystifying NAACLS’ Accreditation/Approval Processes, you should have received reference materials yesterday. The materials were emailed to the address provided on the registration form. If you did not receive the materials, please contact the office as soon as possible. We still have a few spots left at our […]

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NAACLS Survey Due Soon

This is a friendly reminder that we are halfway to the due date of the Annual Survey of Programs. The survey was sent on October 5 and is due November 5. If you have not received the link to the survey, please contact the NAACLS staff immediately. Please note that the Annual Survey is required […]

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