The American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) is a global scientific and medical professional organization dedicated to clinical laboratory science and its application to healthcare. Our leadership in education, advocacy and collaboration helps lab professionals adapt to change and do what they do best: provide vital insight and guidance so patients get the care they need.
CHARTING OUR COURSE FOR THE FUTURE
AACC’s strategic plan set goals for innovation, growth, and influence in five areas:
The 2021 AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo will showcase the cutting-edge science and technology shaping the future of laboratory medicine. Join us at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, September 26-30.
KNOWLEDGE AND INNOVATIONThe American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) is at the forefront of new approaches in laboratory medicine. To address the complexity of an evolving healthcare landscape, AACC promotes new thinking and new skills. We inspire scientific breakthroughs and provide essential, clinically-relevant content, so lab professionals can discover new adaptive solutions, respond more successfully to change and advance their careers.
ADVOCACY AND VALUEThrough outreach and advocacy, AACC is committed to building awareness of the essential contribution made by all laboratory medicine professionals in today’s complex, changing healthcare environment. We work to ensure policymakers and healthcare thought leaders recognize that our voices and professional expertise are vital to improving patient outcomes through effective lab testing, diagnosis and treatment. And, we promote greater public understanding of lab tests, fostering more productive conversations between patients and their physicians.
COLLABORATION AND CONNECTIONSAACC engages diverse professionals who share a need to stay up-to-date on the latest research, technology, regulations and management practices, and stay connected with global experts and peers in laboratory medicine. Ours is a dynamic community for intellectual stimulation, idea exchange, mentoring, collaboration and building enduring relationships.