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AACC Academy Awards and Events

Through an annual awards program, AACC Academy recognizes achievements among our fellows who have made significant contributions to the field of laboratory medicine.


AACC Academy Membership Meeting and Annual Awards Luncheon

This year the luncheon will be held on Wednesday, August 7 at the Hilton Anaheim in the Pacific AB room from 12-2 p.m. If you are interested in attending, please register here


AACC Academy presents the following annual awards in addition to distinguished abstracts awards.

Nominations are accepted all year. Please email academy@aacc.org for more information.

Note: The AACC Academy Award for Outstanding Contributions to Clinical Chemistry in a Selected Area of Research requires additional nomination package components.The nomination letter must include a list of the nominee's most important publications (maximum of ten); note the full list of publications or patents should be in the CV.

Distinguished Abstracts:

Each year, a group of Academy fellows reviews the abstracts submitted to the AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo and selects several for distinction.

View the Award Winners

AACC Academy Designation

Fellows of AACC Academy use the designation of FAACC. This designation is equivalent to FACB, the previous designation used by fellows of the National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry, which became AACC Academy in 2016.