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.

New AACC Artery

Join the conversation on the new AACC Artery, which has relaunched on an enhanced platform. In this members-only online community, you can engage with SYCL members to share ideas, research, and best practices. 


The theme of this year's SYCL Workshop is Developing an Influential Leadership Role, and will take place on Saturday, July 29 in San Diego, just prior to the start of the 69th AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo. This interactive workshop is designed to help you enhance your ability to forge relationships, negotiate contracts, engage your team, and build your influence in the laboratory. 

SYCL and TDM-Toxicology Division Webinar

Register now for the April 19 webinar, Designer Drug Testing: Keeping Up From the Laboratory Perspective, which is free for all members of SYCL and the Therapeutic Drug Management and Toxicology Division.* Clinical biochemist Dr. Jessica Boyd will discuss the history, trends, and three classes of designer drugs. *You will receive a promo code via email.


SYCL360 is a quarterly webcast featuring the latest news on career and education resources, interviews with AACC members, and updates on SYCL programs and activities.



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