Society for Young Clinical Laboratorians

Laboratorians younger than age 40 will find a welcome atmosphere among peers in the Society for Young Clinical Laboratorians (SYCL), which provides crucial networking, mentorship, programming, and recognition opportunities. SYCL (pronounced "cycle") is a free benefit to under 40 members as well as Trainee Members of AACC, and enrollment is automatic.


Be Part of a Lifelong Learning Opportunity

The SYCL Mentoring Connections program is a new initiative designed to better support the professional development of SYCL members and prepare them to become future leaders. Sign up now.

2017 SYCL Travel Grants

Meet This Year's Winners

Every year, SYCL offers need-based grants to help its members with the cost of traveling to the AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo. Congratulations to this year's SYCL Travel Grant recipients from the U.S. and Canada.


Featured SYCL Webinar

Biotin and Laboratory Testing: Recognizing Interferences and Preventing Misdiagnosis

Register now for this September 28 AACC webinar, which is free for all members of SYCL and the Endocrinology Division.* Speakers Nikola Baumann, PhD, and Brooke Katzman, PhD, of the Mayo Clinic, will present several compelling cases of patients identified with erroneous thyroid function test results due to biotin consumption. *You will receive a promo code via email.

New on SYCL360

SYCL360 Previews the Annual Scientific Meeting

Dr. Brenda Suh-Lailam interviews Drs. Nikola Baumann, Joshua Hayden, and Amy Chan for their thoughts on the 69th AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo.

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