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Southeast Local Section Events

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IN PLANNING STAGES: Sept – Nov 2022 Date TBD

Southeast and Florida Local Sections Joint Fall Meeting
Mayo Clinic
Jacksonville, FL

Details to follow.

Contact Jonathan Hoyne from the Southeast Local Section for more information.


Join the Southeast Local Section for breakfast at the 73rd AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo.

The breakfast will take place on Monday, July 25th, 2022 from 7:00 am – 8:30 am at TBD.

Contact Jonathan Hoyne from the Southeast Local Section for more information.

2019 Meetings


Join the Southeast Local Section for breakfast at the 71st AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo.

The breakfast will take place on Monday, August 5th, 2019 from 7:00 am – 8:30 am at the Marriott Orange Salon 2.

Contact Jennifer Colby from the Southeast Local Section for more information.

2017 Meetings


Southeast and Ohio Valley Local Sections Joint Spring Meeting
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and Medical Center
Nashville, TN

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Book your hotel room for the Spring Meeting
Registration: $100 Please RSVP to Elia Mears


June 1

The AACC Southeast Section Presents an Educational Dinner
Pediatric Clinical Chemistry: What makes it different?

Dr. Patricia Jones, Ph.D., DABCC, FACB
AACC President
Clinical Director of the Chemistry and Metabolic Disease Labs
Children’s Medical Center of Dallas, TX
Professor of Pathology
UT Southwestern Medical Center

Westin Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama

5:30pm – 6:00 pm: Registration
6:00pm – 6:30 pm: Opening remarks and travel award winner presentations
6:30pm – 7:30pm: Guest Speaker Dr. Patricia Jones
7:30pm – Dinner

Program Information


May 1

Southeast Section Spring Meeting
Perdido Beach Resort
Orange Beach, AL

Abstract Submission Deadline: March 1, 2015

Program Information

March 25

Why is Laboratory Testing for Pain Management so painful?
Dr. Paul Jannetto
Director, Toxicology and Drug Monitoring Laboratory
Metals Laboratory
Mayo Clinic

Program Information
Speaker's Presentation


December 17

Laboratory Test Utilization
Brad S. Karon, M.D. Ph.D.
Medical Director of the CLS Program
Vice Chair of Education Associate Director of the Pathology Residency Program
Associate Professor of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology Director of the Hospital Clinical Laboratories
Point of Care Testing, and Laboratory Services
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic

Program Information

June 4

Reducing Laboratory Errors Through Risk Management
James Nichols, Ph.D., DABCC
Professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology
Associate Medical Director for Clinical Operations
Medical Director, Clinical Chemistry
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Nashville, TN 37232-5310

Program Information

May 30-31

Annual Southeast AACC Meeting
Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort
Amelia Island, FL

Program Information

March 26

When Accuracy Alone is not Sufficient: New Roles for Clinical Chemists

Gary L. Horowitz, MD
Associate Professor of Pathology
Harvard Medical School
Director, Clinical Chemistry
Beth Israel Deaconess, Boston, MA

Program Information
Speaker's Bio


November 15

Fall 2013 Southeast Section Meeting
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
Destin, FL
1:00-5:00 PM (EST)

Featuring Guest Speakers

Patti Jones
Clinical Director, Chemistry and Metabolic Diseases Labs, Children's Medical Center of Dallas Associate Professor, Pathology and Medical Laboratory Science, UT Southwestern Medical Center Newborn Screening/SCID

David Grenache
Director, Special Chemistry, ARUP
Associate Professor, Pathology, University of Utah Health Sciences Center
New Paradigms in Fetal Lung Maturity Testing

Stanley Lo
Investigator, Children's Research Institute
Associate Professor, Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin
Neonatal Bilirubin

Amy Pyle
Assistant Director, Core Laboratory, Nationwide Children's Hospital
Pediatric Reference Intervals

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