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8:00 am - 10:00 am
Body of Knowledge Meeting
9:00 am – 11:00 am
Commercial Symposia:
  • 9:00 am - 9:30 am                  MediaLab, Inc.

  • 9:30 am - 10:00 am                Siemens Healthineers

  • 10:00 am - 10:30 am              American Medical Technologist

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am              Bio-Rad Laboratories

 
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Opening Keynote:
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
 
2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
 
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
General Session:
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Concurrent Sessions:

Poster & Technology Demonstrations Abstracts, Questions & Online Quiz

  • To access the online quiz, please visit the CLEC online community.  P.A.C.E.® credit can only be obtained by submitting your answers online.
  • Click here to access the paper form of the online quiz.  This form is for attendee purposes only.  It will not be graded.  Quiz must be taken online only.
8:30 am - 9:30 am
General Session:
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Concurrent Sessions:
12:15 pm – 1:30 pm
Lunch 'n Learn Sessions:
12:15 pm – 1:30pm
Luncheon Roundtables:
  • R01 – New Faculty Roundtable
  • R02 – MLS Programs Only
  • R03 – MLT Programs Only
  • R04 – Hospital-Based Programs Only
  • R05 – Discussing the Discussion: Why Discussion Boards Are Vital in Online Teaching
  • R06 – A Program Saved by Community Funded Partnering
  • R07 – Effective Phlebotomy Programs — Training Phlebotomists that Employers Want to Hire
  • R08 – Quality Improvement: Teaching Systems Theory
  • R09 – Face-to-Face Labs vs. Hybrid Labs: A Comparison of Student Performance in an Introductory Microbiology Course for a Two-year Period
  • R10 - Challenges Encountered with Clinical Affiliation Agreements
  • R11 – e-Accessibility – The 5 W’s … and How!
  • R12 – Scheduling Clinicals in a Hospital-Based Program
  • R13 – FERPA Compliance in the Digital Age
  • R14 – Lead Testing IPE Collaboration with Nursing Program
  • R15 – MASH — A Blast from Past to Combat Shortages
  • R16 – e-Portfolios Using PowerPoint
  • R17 – Engaging Students in State Professional Societies: Meetings, Posters, and Student Bowl
  • R18 – Onsite Clinical for Blood Bank
  • R19 – Replenishing the Medical Laboratory Scientist Supply: Innovative Education Partnership
  • R20 – Characteristics of Effective Educators
  • R21 – Surviving Huge Budget Cuts
  • R22 – Incorporating Interprofessional Education (IPE) into the MLS Curriculum
1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
Concurrent Sessions:
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Concurrent Sessions:
5:15 pm – 6:15 pm
General Session:

P.A.C.E.® Attendee Letter - Instructions for obtaining P.A.C.E® credit at CLEC 2018.

Online Overall Meeting Evaluation - Tell us how we did!  Evaluate the overall CLEC 2018 meeting online.  Deadline for submission is March 31, 2018.

Call for Proposals CLEC 2019 – online program proposal submission; deadline is April 30, 2018

Call for Abstracts CLEC 2019   poster and technology demonstration submission instructionsdeadline is October 1, 2018.

Thank you to the volunteers who created an outstanding program for CLEC 2018.

  • Karen Chandler, CLEC 2018 Co-Chair
  • Brandy Greenhill, CLEC 2018 Co-Chair
  • Muneeza Esani
  • Jun Gu
  • Sharon Verg Johnson
  • Deidre Parsons
  • Joan Polancic
  • Linda Smith
  • Theresa Spain
  • Mary Lou Turgeon
  • Darius Wilson, ESA Chair, 2016-2018