Links and Resources

Links and Resources


Organizations and Professional Societies

American Association of Blood Banks
AABB establishes and promotes standards of care for patients and donors in blood banking; transfusion medicine; hematopoietic, cellular, and gene therapies; and tissue transplantation.

American Association for Clinical Chemistry
AACC is a scientific/medical society of clinical laboratory professionals, physicians, research scientists, and others in clinical chemistry and clinical laboratory science-related disciplines.

American Board of Pathology
ABP is a member of the American Board of Medical Specialties and provides certifications in anatomic, clinical, and other pathology specialty areas.

American Journal of Clinical Pathology
The American Society of Clinical Pathologists and ACLPS jointly publish this monthly journal.

American Society for Clinical Pathology
The American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) is a not-for-profit medical society for professionals in the fields of pathology and laboratory medicine.

American Society for Investigative Pathology
ASIP is a society of biomedical scientists who investigate mechanisms of disease.

American Society for Microbiology
ASM is the world's oldest life science organization devoted entirely to microbiologists and the science of microbiology.

American Society of Hematology
The American Society of Hematology is the world's largest professional society concerned with the causes and treatment of blood disorders.

The Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute
The Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI) is a not-for-profit membership organization that guides the development and implementation of standards and guidelines to foster excellence in laboratory medicine.

College of American Pathologists
CAP is an organization of board-certified pathologists serving and representing patients, pathologists, and the public by fostering excellence in pathology and laboratory medicine.

International Federation for Clinical Chemistry
IFCC is an international professional organization with the aim to raise the level of clinical chemistry worldwide.

This site contains a meta-index of more than 3,000 links of interest to pathologists.

Society for Hematopathology
This is the official website for the Society for Hematopathology.

Training Residents in Genomics (TRIG)
The TRIG working group has formulated teaching tools on the web to facilitate educating residents in using genomic information and assessing the needs for genomic studies in conjunction with other pathologic data.

Journals and Publications

The American Journal of Clinical Pathology (jointly sponsored by ACLPS and the American Society for Clinical Pathology)

ACLPS pathology consultation articles

ACLPS laboratory medicint curriculum articles Curriculumn content and evaluation of resident competency in clinical pathology (laboratory medicine): a proposal.

Educating medical students in laboratory medicine: a proposed curriculum

ACLPS Statement on Exclusive Licenses for Diagnostic Tests (June 1999)

Questions and Answers on Exclusive Licensing by Jonathan F. Tait, MD, PhD (December 1998)

Annual Meeting Abstracts

2010 program abstracts

2009 program abstracts

2008 program abstracts

2007 program abstracts

2006 program abstracts