American Association of Bioanalysts
NEW IN 2009!  Public Health Microbiology Certification for Directors and Technical Supervisors
AAB Proficiency

Review of Proficiency Testing Services for Clinical Laboratories in the United States - Final Report of a Technical Working Group  4/08

State Legislation Affecting ART Laboratories, Model Letter of Introduction - 4/27/09

FDA Publishes Draft Guidance for Industry:  Current Good Tissue Practice (CGTP) and Additional Requirements for
Manufactures of HCT-Ps

January 16, 2009
Click and visit the CRB-Regulatory Task Force (RTF) pages
Subscribe to the Journal of Clinical Embryology
Abstracts Submitted for AAB's 2008 Annual Meeting and Educational Conference

AAB Job Posting Center

AAB Comprehensive General Liability Insurance Program

David Birenbaum Scholarships

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Clinical Lab Study Guides - Updated/Revised
PER Handbook, Q&A Book

Welcome to AAB... 

a national professional association whose members are clinical laboratory directors, owners, supervisors, managers, medical technologists, medical laboratory technicians, physician office laboratory technicians and phlebotomists.  AAB also has three specialized membership sections for laboratory professionals:  the College of Reproductive Biology (CRB), the Environmental Biology and Public Health Section (EBPH) and the National Independent Laboratory Association (NILA).

AAB is committed to the pursuit of excellence in clinical laboratory services by enhancing the professional skills of each of its members; promoting more efficient and productive operations; offering external quality control programs; collaborating with other professional associations and government agencies; promoting safe laboratory practices; and educating legislators, regulators, and the general public about clinical laboratory tests and procedures.


Upcoming Events

January 22-24, 2010 l La Concha - A Renaissance Hotel 
  San Juan, Puerto Rico

NILA's Lab Leaders Forum
and Mid-Winter Meeting


March 20-21, 2010 l Embassy Suites Outdoor World 
  Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
Grapevine, Texas

9th Andrology and Embryology
Review Course


May 13-15, 2010 l Golden Nugget 
  Las Vegas, Nevada

2010 AAB Annual Meeting and
Educational Conference



Notice of Meeting:  Secretary's Advisory Committee on Genetics, Health and Society - 8/24/09

Quest Delivery Commuter Plane Crashes In New Jersey - 8/22/09

Updated information from CDC regarding Swine Influenza A (H1N1) Virus - 8/21/09

MMWR (August 7, 2009)
Notice To Readers: Publication of HIV Testing Algorithms: A Status Report
- 8/17/09

Press Focuses on Lab Co-insurance - 8/7/09

Call Your Senator to Oppose the Senate Co-insurance Proposal - 7/31/2009

Medicare Program; Payment Policies Under the Physician Fee Schedule and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2010; Proposed Rule, Federal Register, July 13, 2009

OIG - Variation in the Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule - July 2009

Laboratory Medicine - Best Practices   July 2009
Register for the Laboratory Medicine Best Practice Network

WHO Declares First Pandemic In 41 Years - June 11, 2009

Senate Finance Committee's Policy Option Paper #3 - Financing Comprehensive Health Care Reform:  Proposed Health System Savings and Revenue Option - May 20, 2009

CLC Final Comments on the Senate Finance Committee's Policy Option Paper #3 - May 20, 2009

Senate Finance Committee's Policy Option Paper #2 - Expanding Health Care Coverage:  Proposals to Provide Affordable Coverage to All Americans - May 14, 2009

CLC Final Comments on the Senate Finance Committee's Policy Option Paper #2 - May 14, 2009 

Republicans Request to Meet with President Obama Concerning Health Care Reform - May 13, 2009

Senate Finance Committee's Policy Option Paper #1 - Transforming the Health Care Delivery System:  Proposals to Improve Patient Care and Reduce Health Care Costs - April 29, 2009

North Dakota Lawmakers Reject 'Personhood' Rights for Fertilized Eggs - 4/4/09

The Nation's First Embryo Adoption Bill Passed Georgia Senate. - 4/1/09

Massachusetts Licensure Bill, House No. 2142 - 3/23/09

Texas Licensure Bill
SB 775

Minnesota Personnel Licensure Bills  3/5/09

AAB Laboratories Score Major Victory Over New York State Department of Health - September 26, 2008

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