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NACB News and Views

NACB President's Message

Dr. Ronald Whitley discusses exciting new NACB developments as well as events at the upcoming AACC annual meeting and statistics about the popular NACBLOG. >>

NACB Announces 2011 Award Winners

The NACB Awards Committee is pleased to announce the 2011 NACB award winners.>>

Commentary on NACB’s First “Standards of Laboratory Practice”

It’s been 17 years since the NACB published the first Standard of Laboratory Practice on nutrition. In this piece, Dr. Lawrence A. Kaplan discusses that process and the development of laboratory medicine practice guidelines.>>

New Laboratory Medicine Practice Guideline on Diabetes

Guidelines and Recommendations for Laboratory Analysis in the Diagnosis and Management of Diabetes Mellitus, the most recent NACB guideline, edited by David B. Sacks will be published in late May 2011.>>

NACB - Scientific Shorts Reminder

NACB Distinguished Abstracts

Have you visited the NACB - Scientific Shorts? See the most recent blog hit statistics and learn more about recent blog posts.>>

NACB Activities at 2011 AACC Annual Meeting in Atlanta

Don’t miss these NACB events at this year AACC annual meeting! Mark them on your calendar now.>>

NACB Officers

President
Ronald J. Whitley
University of Kentucky

President-Elect
Stanley Lo
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

Secretary
James Ritchie
Emory University Hospital

Treasurer
Kenneth E. Blick
University of Oklahoma

Past President
Robert L. Murray
Midwest Diagnostic Pathology

Director 
Gary Myers
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Director
Patricia Jones
Children’s Medical Center

Director
Mary Lou Gantzer
Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics

Director 
Loralie Langman
Mayo Clinic 

Director
Barbara Goldsmith
CLSI

Director
Douglas Stickle
Jefferson University Hospital

Executive Director
Penelope Jones
NACB